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Joan of Arc by Angela Rizza

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Judgment of Joana D'arc

February 21 1173 Thomas Becket was canonized. The Archbishop of Canterbury, one-time friend and opponent to King Henry II of England, h.

Joan of Arc, also known as the Maid of Orleans and Jeanne d'Arc, lived from about 1412 to 1431. She was canonized as a saint in the Roman Catholic Church in 1920.  She is one of the patron saints of France, honored for her military efforts on behalf of the French dauphin against the claims to the French throne of the English king.  She based her highly-unusual exploits in military leadership on visions she had received, she believed, from God.

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Joan of Arc. "The Maid of Orléans" is a folk heroine of France and a Roman Catholic saint.

Joan of Arc offers all of those who call on her a great strength that will promote courage and truth. From heaven (as a Keeper of Light) she works with Archangel Michael to help lightworkers on Earth overcome what's standing between them and their truth. "Thank you St. Joan of Arc and Archangel Michael for supporting me as I step courageously into my highest truth. I am grateful for your light. And so it is." - Kyle Gray. Artwork: Lily Moses (Keepers of the Light Oracle launched October…

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Requiem for Joan d'Arc by Rekkiem on DeviantArt

"The Passion of Joan of Arc" is a silent film released in 1928 that recounts the trial and execution of the famous saint. The result of Danish director Theodor Dreyer's artistic style is a primarily emotional film. However, it's also historically accurate. As a silent film, it displays dialogue in intertitle cards, but these are almost all taken from historical record of the trial. And movie critic Roger Ebert pointed out that even though the costumes aren't spectacular, they are…

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Brynhildr is a shieldmaiden and a valkyrie in Norse mythology, where she appears as a main character in the Völsunga saga. Brynhildr is the daughter of Budli. She was ordered to decide a fight between two kings: Hjalmgunnar and Agnar.

Verdi's seventh opera is a bold and vivid portrayal of the iconic Joan of Arc, a woman sacrificing everything in fighting for her beliefs and her country.

A Life Transfigured: Why Joan of Arc Can Never Be Forgotten | Biography | Biographile

A Life Transfigured: Why Joan of Arc Can Never Be Forgotten

Joan of Arc : a life transfigured by Kathryn Harrison. A fully documented, inspiring portrait of the peasant-turned-saint draws on historical facts, folklore and centuries of critical interpretation to evaluate the questions attributed to her character.

Joan Of Arc - The Warrior Maid

Frank Schoonover (1877 – 1972)

Frank Schoonover ~ The Warrior Maid ~ Joan of Arc ~ 1918 ~ via The Pictorial Arts (Source: artofnarrative, via veareflejos)

Joanne d'Arc

Joan of Arc, superb strategist and martyr. Now one of the 5 patron saints of France.