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APOSTOLIC INDULGENCES

Those attached to pious articles, rosaries, crucifixes, or medals when the Pope or his authorized representative blesses them. Fragile material or printed pictures are excluded.

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

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