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Florence – Battistero di San Giovanni

The Battistero di San Giovanni (The Baptistery of St. John) is another masterpiece in marble.   “In the early centuries of the Church, baptisteries were often buildings separate from the main body of the church,  Those who were not yet baptized were not yet considered “citizens” of the Church, and as such received their Baptisms outside the Church, then processed into the church building in […]

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