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Chartres Cathedral: Black Madonna

The Black Madonna statue in Chartres Cathedral, France represents the pagan Egyptian goddess; Isis.  In her arms she’s not holding Jesus, but her conceived son, the Sun God; Horus.  320 more words

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Chartres Cathedral: Zodiac Window

In the ambulatory stained glass window in Chartres Cathedral, France, one will notice it contains the twelve signs of the zodiac.  On the top is a four leaf clover, representing the cross and Christ between the Greek letters; Alpha and Omega. 136 more words

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Chartres Cathedral: The Labyrinth

As one gazes upon the beauty of the Gothic styled Chartres Cathedral, built in 12th century France.  One asks what mysteries, what holy designs, will one find? 393 more words

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H/B/F 2017: Chartres

While in Paris, Andrew and I finally made it to Chartres.  (It was on the itinerary last year, but we punted to have some extra days in the city.)  Chartres is known for its… 210 more words

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Chartres Cathedral

This week’s project is a simple papercraft of the Chartres Cathedral. I wanted something simple and portable to work on at the library’s biweekly crafting meetup. 152 more words

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Chartres Cathedral: The Labyrinth

As one gazes upon the beauty of the gothic styled Chartres Cathedral, built in 12th century France.  One asks what mysteries, what holy designs, will one find? 402 more words

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The cathedrals of northern France part 9: Chartres, part 2

At the climax of Fritz Lang’s 1925 classic, Metropolis, the mad scientist villain kidnaps the heroine and climbs to the top of the city’s cathedral, dangling precipitously over the narrow walkway at the edge of the roof. 1,008 more words