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A reverend in Calexico, Calif., agrees a kitchen griddle at a local restaurant features a likeness of the Virgin Mary, the site's manager says. Brenda Martinez, general manager of the Las Palmas Restaurant, said the Rev.
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'.