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Les Fonts Baptismaux - Église Saint-Vaast - Camblain-Châtelain, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
N 50° 28.967 E 002° 27.833
31U E 461964 N 5592448
Quick Description: [EN] The baptismal font is located at the entrance, on the right, of Saint-Vaast Church. [FR] Les fonts baptismaux sont situés à l'entrée, sur la droite, de l'Église Saint-Vaast.
Location: Hauts-de-France, France
Date Posted: 4/26/2018 1:24:09 PM
Waymark Code: WMY5NN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:

The baptismal font of the Saint-Vaast Church is octagonal in shape, carved on small columns.

This liturgical object is only found in churches that have the baptismal function, ie those that can give baptism.

The fonts must always be covered to protect the water used to baptize.

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Les fonts baptismaux de l'Église Saint-Vaast sont de forme octogonale, sculpté sur des colonnettes.

Cet objet liturgique ne se trouve que dans les églises qui ont la fonction baptismale, c'est à dire celles qui peuvent donner le baptême.

Les fonts doivent toujours être couverts afin de protéger l'eau qui sert à baptiser.

Approximate Age of Artefact: Not listed

Relevant Website: Not listed

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