Monday, February 16, 2004

Princess Alice of Battenberg
by Fr Barry Swain
Scroll down to the article. This dazzling German beauty married into the Greek royal family (actually a branch of the Danish one), was the mother of Prince Philip and, like her aunt St Elizabeth in Russia and St Maria (Skobtsova) described in the link below, eventually became an unusual kind of Eastern Orthodox nun dedicated especially to active charitable work.

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