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Feast of the Holy Cross

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Today, the Church celebrates the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross.  The origin of this feast lies in the 4th century.  Legend has it  that when Saint Helena, mother of the emperor Constantine, visited the Holy Land, she saw there was a pagan temple over the spot where Jesus is thought to have […] [Read more]