Cock with the relics found under the rubble of the Notre Dame

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Under the rubble after a fire in the Cathedral of Notre Dame managed to find a copper figure of a rooster with relics. This was confirmed by the Ministry of culture of France, writes Le Figaro.

As noted, the rooster that adorned the collapsed spire of Notre Dame, found on the evening of 16 April. Before that it was considered lost during a fire. However, it turned out that in the fall a figure separated from the spire. She fell not into the building where the fire continued, and was among other debris outside near the road.

Rooster’s got a severe dent, however, experts hope that it will be able to fully restore. The newspaper calls the discovery a miracle.

In the figure of the Gallic cock relics. It is part of the crown of thorns of Christ and the relics of the patron saints of Paris — St. Dionysius and St. Genevieve. Whether they survived is not specified.

Earlier on April 17 it was reported that the total donations for the restoration of Notre Dame exceeded one billion euros.

Before it became known that on the day of the fire in Notre Dame twice, the alarm is triggered. After the first time fires have not found, during a second tone, the flames were already too strong.

The Cathedral caught fire on the evening of 15 April. The fire destroyed a large part of the roof and spire. Finally it was extinguished in the morning: night, the fire was still struggling with isolated pockets of fire. In the result of incident three persons suffered. The presumed cause of the fire restoration work began a few months ago.

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