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« on: January 08, 2019, 05:58:10 PM »

                  Istvan (Stephen) I was the King of Hungary from 1000 to 1038.   
                   The devotion of Istvan toward the Blessed Virgin Mary was such that he placed all   
                     his dominions under her special patronage.
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« Reply #1 on: January 15, 2019, 05:30:57 PM »

                      In order to make Hungary a Christian nation, Istvan sent Abbot Astricus to Rome to   
                       petition Pope Sylvester II for the royal dignity and the power to establish episcopal sees.
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« Reply #2 on: January 17, 2019, 04:13:13 PM »

                          Istvan was anointed King of Hungary in 1000.   
                           He received the cross and crown from Pope Sylvester II.
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