Piece of Iconic Cross Believed Stolen in Boston

A small piece of wood believed to be a relic from the cross on which Christ was crucified has been stolen from Boston's Holy Cross Cathedral, police said. Experts said the stolen relic could be destined for a private art collection. The piece is one of the oldest possessions of the Catholic Archdiocese of Boston. It disappeared sometime between 10 a.m. June 30 and 8 a.m. July 1, according to a police report. "The case holding the relic in place at the bottom of a crucifix had been pried open...Full Story
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