The surprising number of Christian symbols on the euro


Do Europeans know what’s in their wallet?

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It’s been 20 years since the euro became the official currency of all countries in the European Union. Although the currency is the same, each member state produces its own bills and coins. Did you know that many of the symbols on the coins have Christian associations?

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