Notre Dame

A fragment of the Crown of Thorns (courtesy: St. John Cantius Church, Chicago)
April 18, 2019 - 3:43 pm
St. John Cantius will display the 2 1/2-inch sliver of wood, encased in an elaborate gold vessel, on its altar from 7 p.m. Thursday through 5 p.m. Friday, said Associate Pastor Father Joshua Caswell.
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Notre Dame, fire
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April 16, 2019 - 7:50 am
PARIS (AP) -- Firefighters declared success Tuesday morning in an over 12-hour battle to extinguish an inferno engulfing Paris' iconic Notre Dame cathedral that claimed its spire and roof, but spared its bell towers. What remained was a blackened shell of the monument immortalized in Victor Hugo's...
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