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2012-02-06 20:45:00

USO Bagram East officially opened their doors Sunday, welcoming in hundreds of troops and marking the USO’s ninth center in Afghanistan- the second at Bagram Airfield. Arlington,

2012-01-23 21:25:00

In “Portraits,” the USO’s first PSA on invisible wounds of war, Americans learn how post traumatic stress and traumatic brain injury impacts lives and are called on to take action


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'.