St-Irénée

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This modest church marks the burial place of the early Christian leader St. Irenaeus (125-202), Bishop of Lyon. His tomb was destroyed in the Reformation, but the crypt can still be seen.

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319176
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St-Irénée
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Location
Coordinates
45.755139° N, 4.813417° E

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St-Irénée (France)
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April 11, 2015