My name is a metaphor. It means carrying Christ and it comes from the Greek words (which means Jesus Christ) and and it was the name given to St. Christopher because he carried Jesus Christ across a river.
St. Christopher Carrying the Infant Christ, fresco by Titian, Palazzo Ducale in Venice. This is a perfect illustration of Italy -- it's hidden in a stairway that you miss if you aren't wandering off the beaten path! Always wander in Italy. :)
The foundation stone of the new St Paul's Cathedral in London was laid on this day 21st June, 1675. The Cathedral was designed by Sir Christopher Wren and the site faced that of the church destroyed in the Great Fire of London in 1666
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