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Basilica di Santa Chiara in Assisi

Our next stop was the Basilica di Santa Chiara (Basilica of Saint Clare).   Facade of Basilica di Santa Chiara     The Basilica di Santa Chiara (Basilica of Saint Clare), built between 1257 and 1265, contains the remains of Saint Clare.  Her remains were transferred to this basilica in 1260 and buried in the earth under the high alter of the then new church.  Her […]

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