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El rey Fávila, la reina Froiliuba y la fundación de la iglesia de Santa Cruz de Cangas (737)

King Favila, Queen Froiliuba and the Founding of the Church of the Holy Cross in Cangas (A.D. 737)

Nothing substantial remains of the structure of the church dedicated to the Holy Cross in Cangas (Asturias). The church was inaugurated in 737 by King Favila, Queen Froiliuba and their offspring. Much of our knowledge about the church and the kingdom at that time depends on our understanding of the inscription that commemorates its inauguration. This article discusses some new possible interpretat…