Definitions for "Abbaye de Saint-Maurice d'Agaune"
The Abbey of Saint-Maurice d'Agaune in the diocese of Sion, Switzerland is situated against a cliff in a picturesque section of the Simplon Pass between Geneva and northern Italy., website accessed September 27, 2006. It is perhaps best known for its connection to stories of martyrdom of the Theban legions, its practice of perpetual psalmody, and a renowned collection of art and antiquity.