Archangel Michael - Mont Saint-Michel, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 48° 38.161 W 001° 30.681
30U E 609673 N 5388064
Quick Description: Mont Saint-Michel and legend about the Archangel Michael...
Location: Normandie, France
Date Posted: 9/1/2014 11:33:30 AM
Waymark Code: WMMCQY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
Mont Saint-Michel is most recognisable landmarks in France.

When you come to the Mont Saint-Michel island you probably notice a very steep tower. On the top this tower is situated a statue of Archangel Michael (visit link) .

According to legend, the Archangel Michael appeared in 708 to St. Aubert, the bishop of Avranches, and instructed him to build a church on the rocky islet. Aubert repeatedly ignored the angel's instruction until Michael burned a hole in the bishop's skull with his finger.

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