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Catholic Word of the Day: HELP OF THE SICK SCAPULAR, 08-17-12
Catholic ^ | 08-17-12 | Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary

Posted on 08/17/2012 8:46:26 AM PDT by Salvation

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The badge of a confraternity, founded in 1860, associated with the Society of St. Camillus, patron of hospitals. It is black, with a picture of the Blessed Virgin. Approved by Popes Pius IX and Leo XIII.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

TOPICS: Apologetics; Catholic; History; Theology
KEYWORDS: catholic; scapulars
A scapular is an apron of some sort.
1 posted on 08/17/2012 8:46:34 AM PDT by Salvation
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Help of the Sick Scapular



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3 posted on 08/17/2012 8:54:50 AM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: Salvation
So Master Barry....were you lying before ...or are you lying now.....? Have the Scapular measure young Barry here for a short stay in the free hospital.

(For those in Rio Vista "free hospital" = the dungeon)

4 posted on 08/17/2012 9:00:18 AM PDT by spokeshave (The only people better off today than 4 years ago are the Prisoners at Guantanamo.)
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