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2010-12-14 00:01:31

Cardon Children's Medical Center is hosting a monumental raffle with a total prize value of over $3.45 million. The aim of this raffle is to fund medical research and indigent care for Cardon Children’s.

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2009-08-20 13:25:58

Scientists have worked out how some species of desert cactus manage to grow on nothing but bare rock.


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'.