Clerics with leprosy receiving instruction from a bishop

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    A bishop instructing clerics suffering from leprosy from Omne Bonum by 14th-century clerk James le Palmer (British Library, MS Royal 6 E VI, vol. 2, fol. 301ra). Medieval depictions of leprosy commonly showed the patient to have red spots. Public Domian image c/o Wikimedia Commons
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    Link: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Leprosy_victims_taught_by_bishop.jpg
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    Added by: Simon Cotterill
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