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What did St. Nicholas look like?

Discussion in 'One Bread, One Body - Catholic' started by Michie, Dec 6, 2017.

  1. Michie

    Michie Perch Perkins. Catholic reporter. ;) Supporter

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    The stump of his jolly ol' pipe he held tight in his teeth; and the smoke went around and around and around his head like a wreath.
     
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    Sarah G Human bean. Supporter

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    He does look fairly similar to the modern day versions :)
     
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    I could recognize him fairly well from icons (though they aren't meant to be realistic depictions and certain things are changed on purpose).

    I'm not used to seeing him with such a smile on his face though. Icons aren't normally done with such expression.
     
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