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Feast of the Cross

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  • Feast of the Crown of Thorns — The Feast of the Crown of Thorns is a feast day of the Roman Catholic Church, for the Friday after Ash Wednesday. It is not universally observed. History The first feast in honour of the Crown of Thorns (Festum susceptionis coronae Domini) was… …   Wikipedia

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  • Feast of the Prayer of Christ —     Feast of the Prayer of Christ     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Feast of the Prayer of Christ     This feast occurs on the Tuesday after Septuagesima (double major). Its object is to commemorate the prolonged prayer which Christ offered in… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus — The Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus is celebrated in the Roman Catholic liturgical calendar observance found in the liturgical calendar, at least at local level, since the end of the fifteenth century. The veneration of the Holy Name was extended …   Wikipedia

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  • Feast of the Holy Cross of Varak — Unique to the Armenian Orthodox Church, the Feast of the Holy Cross of Varak is celebrated on the Sunday nearest to September 28, always two weeks after the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross. In the 3rd century, the nun… …   Wikipedia


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