Monday, 30 October 2017

Saint Jean

St John church was a former monastery church. Built in 1477, and heavily damages during WW2, it is now home to a monastic fraternity (whatever this means. I saw a nun unlocking the door this morning). I love the simplicity of it!
A close-up of the lion above the entrance:

3 comments:

LuiZ FernandoS said...

Is there a turtle on the top of the spire?!

Rob Siemann said...

Ha ha ha, it really looks like it!

William Kendall said...

Beautiful!