The tour also includes relics from the Nativity, such as a piece of the Blessed Mother’s veil, a piece of Christ’s crib, and parts of the bones of the three Wise Men.
Ruling came following a lawsuit brought by several parents; the plaintiffs argued that the destruction of embryos at fertility clinic fell under the state’s Wrongful Death of a Minor Act.
This is the latest incident to hit the Catholic community in the Caribbean island that has been rocked by gang violence, murder, and political instability.
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Francisco and Jacinta died very young, shortly after the apparitions, while Lucia survived for many years, becoming a Discalced Carmelite until her death on Feb. 13, 2005,
New York City shrine reflects property’s holy mission and saint’s Eucharistic and Marian devotion.