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2011-06-30 05:00:00

MONACO, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Well-wishers around the globe can join in the celebrations via the internet at this week's royal wedding between the Principality of Monaco's Prince Albert and Miss Charlene Wittstock, who are hosting two days of glamorous festivities including a historic live international concert by Jean Michel Jarre from Monaco's landmark Port Hercules.


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'.