11 juin 2007

Church Saint-Light of Ebreuil

Ebreuil was the refuge of the monks of Maixent Saint, fleeing the Danes by carrying the relics of Maixent Saint, Saint Leger and Saint Guerin. Towards 898, fleeing the Norman invaders, the monks of Maixent Saint made the decision to leave their monastery one carrying their richnesses and the body of their saints. Thus a group, person in charge for the relics of Leger Saint, moved towards Auvergne and was fixed at Ebreuil, currently chief town of canton Allier, at the edge of Sioule. The... [Lire la suite]
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11 juin 2007

Notre-Dame Auxiliatrice of Ebreuil

Two virgins are present at Ebreuil: one of between they is outside and dates from XVIème century. This statue is in lava of Volvic. An inscription is engraved on its base.The other is a black virgin out of wooden gilded of XIIème century. Its figure is not black color, but it has all the attributes of them. Unfortunately, its history is unknown for us. Thus not of legends neither of miracles, nor of source. There remains to us only his name: Notre-Dame Auxiliatrice…
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