Relics

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Our Sunday Visitor Publishing, 1984 - Religion - 308 pages
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The True Cross, the Shroud of Turin -- sacred objects like these have been preserved for centuries. Here's a closer look at the stories behind some of the most intriguing of these holy relics.
  

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Truly currious book. Makes one wonder gow serious one should take some one who still believes that most relics are not fakes. But certainly a fun read. Must have made the author a lot of money and fed a lot of believers Read full review

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User Review  - Emma - Goodreads

Truly currious book. Makes one wonder gow serious one should take some one who still believes that most relics are not fakes. But certainly a fun read. Must have made the author a lot of money and fed a lot of believers Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
Relics of Jesus Christ
9
Eucharistic Miracles
10
The Holy Manger
22
The Swaddling Cloth
23
The Holy Grail
27
Relics of the Passion
31
The Holy Stairs
32
Holy House of Loreto
172
Our Ladys House at Ephesus
177
The Portiuncula
178
Relics of Blood
181
The Blood Miracles of Naples
182
The Manna of the Saints
191
Relics of the Saints
207
St Agnes
208

The Scourging Post
33
The Crown of Thorns
34
The Holy Cross
38
The Holy Nails
41
The Title
43
The Holy Sponge
44
The Holy Shroud
46
The Grave Cloth
54
The Veil of Veronica
55
Relics of the Blessed Mother
59
The Cincture of the Blessed Mother
60
The Ladys Chair
61
The Veil of Our Lady
63
Shroud of Our Lady
65
Miraculous Pictures and Statues of the BVM
67
Our Lady of Czestochowa
68
Our Lady of Einsiedeln
72
Our Lady of Good Counsel
73
Our Lady of the Two Guadalupes
75
Our Lady of Kazan
83
Our Lady of Montserrat
85
Our Lady of Pompeii
88
Our Lady of Prompt Succor
89
Madonna of Aracoeli
92
Our Mother of Perpetual Help
94
Salus Populi Romani Salvation of the Roman People
96
The Virgin of the Pillar
97
The Weeping Madonna of Syracuse
99
Relics of the Apostles and Evangelists
105
St Andrew
106
St Bartholomew Nathanael
107
St James the Greater
109
St James the Less
111
St John the Evangelist
113
St Jude Thaddeus
114
St Luke
116
St Mark
117
St Matthew
119
St Matthias
121
St Paul
122
St Peter Prince of the Apostles
124
St Philip
129
St Simon
130
St Thomas
131
Relics of Bible Figures
135
St Anne
136
The Shrine of the Three Kings
154
Lazarus
155
Mary Magdalene
156
Miraculous Statues of the lnfant Jesus
159
Statues of the Infant Jesus
160
Crosses and Crucifixes as Relics
163
The Cross and the Crucifix
164
Buildings as Relics
171
St Aloysius Gonzaga
209
Bl Anna Maria Taigi
210
St Anthony of Padua
211
St Benedict and St Scholastica
214
St Bernadette Soubirous
218
St Bernard of Clairvoux
221
St Blaise
222
St Catherine Laboure
223
St Catherine of Siena
226
St Cecilia
228
St Charles Borromeo
229
St Clare of Montefalco
230
The Voice of Blessed Clelia Barbieri
232
St Colette
233
Cosmas and Damian
234
St Dominic
235
St Dymphna
238
St Elizabeth Ann Seton
240
St Elizabeth of Hungary
242
St Frances Xavier Cabrini
243
St Francis of Assisi
245
St Francis Borgia
247
St Francis of Paola
249
St Francis de Sales
251
St Germaine Cousin
253
St Helena
254
St Ignatius of Loyola
256
St Jean Marie Baptiste Vianney The Cure of Ars
258
St John Berchmans
259
St John Bosco
260
St John Nepomucene Neumann
262
St John of the Cross
266
St John Nepomucene St John Nepomuk
267
St Ladislas
269
St Lawrence
270
St Lucy
272
Venerable Mary of Agreda
273
St Maria Goretti
276
St Nicholas of Tolentino
278
St Patrick
279
St Pius X
281
St Rita of Cascia
283
St Sebastian
285
St Sharbel Makhlouf
286
St Simon Stock
289
St Stephen of Hungary
291
StTheophile
294
St Teresa of Avila
295
St Therese of Lisieux
297
St Valentine
298
St Veronica Giuliani
299
St Vincent Ferrer
300
Bibliographies
303
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