Relics of St. Lazarus, Marseille

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Mathilde Montpetit
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published on 23 March 2019
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The alcove holding an altar to Saint Lazarus, the man whom Jesus raised from the dead. The saint's relics, including his skull, are in the box at the statue's feet.

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About the Author

Mathilde Montpetit
Mathilde is a freelance writer based in Aix-en-Provence, France. She studies the medieval Islamic world and is interested in global historical connectivities.

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APA Style

Montpetit, M. (2019, March 23). Relics of St. Lazarus, Marseille. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/10306/relics-of-st-lazarus-marseille/

Chicago Style

Montpetit, Mathilde. "Relics of St. Lazarus, Marseille." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 23, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/10306/relics-of-st-lazarus-marseille/.

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Montpetit, Mathilde. "Relics of St. Lazarus, Marseille." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Mar 2019. Web. 23 Oct 2021.