Rare 17th c. Historical Calendar of the Feasts of the B.V.M. (Daily Posted in 2021)

Jan 12 Our Lady of the Rue Large in Rome

(Jan) 12. Our Lady of the Rue Large in Rome, built on the spot where St. Paul lanquished for two years in chains, while he preached the Gospel and wrote several of his Epistles. (Trip. Cour., place quoted, nomb. 6.)

 

Image (click it to enlarge): Fresco painting of Christ between Sts Peter and Paul still extant within the Catacombs of Saints Marcellino and Pietro, Rome. 

 

Related Link: Picture of a Relic: Chain that Held St. Paul Captive

(Now housed in the Basilica of St. Paul's Outside the Walls in Rome)

 

Source: "Historical Calendar of the Feasts of the Blessed Virgin, With the Foundations and Churches Dedicated to Her", from Abbé Orsini's work, "Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God", Imprimatur 1858 A.D.

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