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How a Thrice Divorced Tattoo Artist Became a Benedictine Monk

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Benedictine MonkThe Statesman Journal tells the story of Brother Andre Love, who, before becoming a Benedictine monk and iconographer, was a thrice divorced tattoo artist struggling with addiction. Read his story from Tom Rastrelli here: How a Thrice Divorced Tattoo Artist Became a Benedictine Monk

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Marked for Christ

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Anna Keating writes in America that “the symbols of Catholicism—crosses, icons, rosaries, paintings and medals—easily translate into tattoo art . . . the saints of today may look different than those of ages past.” A story of two young Catholics and their religious tattoos here: Marked for Christ

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1300 Year-old Mummy with Michael the Archangel Tattoo

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Mummy Tattoo of St. Michael the Archangel

A 1300 year-old Sudanese mummy with a tattoo of the symbol for St. Michael the Archangel (the patron saint for medieval Sudan), will be on display in a new exhibition at the British Museum.  More from The Telegraph UK here: 1300 Year-old Mummy with Michael the Archangel Tattoo

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