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Feast of the Holy Cross

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“The comedian Lenny Bruce shocked audiences by wondering how we might respond if Jesus were crucified in the 20th century. Would Catholics, he mused, walk around with tiny silver electric chairs hung around their necks?” Today is the Feast of the Holy Cross. More after the jump:

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8.15
The Feast of the Assumption: Mary Reveals God’s Face

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Our own Melissa Musick writes in The National Catholic Reporter about today’s feast, the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary. Today is a Holy Day of Obligation. Read it here: The Parable of Mary Reveals God’s Face

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