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View of early Gothic chevet (c.1170-1210) from the peaceful garden to the east.The Basilique Ste Madeleine Credit: Holly Hayeson Sacred Destinations During an insurrection in July 1120  the abbey was burnt and the abbot murdered. Abbot Renaud de Semur, who later became Archbishop of Lyons, raised the basilica from ruins and added an abbot's palace. Work on the basilica's Romanesque nave was underway from 1120 to its dedication in 1132; the narthex was built around 1140-50. The original…