SAINTS WITH TOOTHACHE

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St Apol­lo­nia, the pa­tron saint of peo­ple suf­fer­ing from toothache, fea­tures in a day of saints and shrines led by den­tist and church his­to­rian John Beal. An A to Z of how the saints are shown in church art will be fol­lowed by a half day on the shrines, pil­grims and mir­a­cles of me­dieval Eng­land, pay­ing par­tic­u­lar at­ten­tion to the saints said to cure toothache, and rep­re­sen­ta­tions of them in East Anglia.

The ses­sions are £15 each at the new Cen­tre for Parish Church Stud­ies, housed in the an­cient church of St Martin at Palace Plain, Nor­wich. Book at nhct-nor­wich.org

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