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Monaco Issued Stamp on Bicentenary of Venerable Archiconfrerie De La Misericorde

The brotherhood of White Penitents, dedicated to the solidarity with the improverished, was the first brotherhood known in Monaco. Dissensions between its members led to a split and the creation, in 1639, of a new brotherhood, the Black Penitents. In … Continue reading

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