Education News Archive - January 29, 2008
By Yan, Jeffrey New modes of everyday communication-textual, visual, audio and video-are already part of almost every high school and college student's social life.
Word of the Day
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.