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2015-01-09 12:24:04

-Exhibition to feature costumes, new stories from America's Largest Home- ASHEVILLE, N.C., Jan.

2014-09-02 08:27:05

­- Special exhibition opens February 2015 - ASHEVILLE, N.C., Sept.

2011-11-09 08:00:00

When the Collyer family moved to Asheville, NC, they encountered a community with no indoor play areas for young families.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • 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'.