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HOLINESS, OBJECTIVE

Dedication to the service of God, whether of a person, e.g., priest or religious; or an object, e.g., a church or vestment; or an occasion, e.g., a feast day.

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

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