Father Thomas Michelet, having accompanied the reliquary from Sainte-Baume to New York, was surprised by the turnout.
Every January 1, the priest would lead a procession with the relic and its 18th-century reliquary.
The reliquary containing the "Corporal," or linen cloth of the Miracle of Bolsena, is kept over the altar.
In some towns they have, in the cemetery, a bone-house or reliquary.
She hurriedly dried her eyes and arranged her dress, tossing the reliquary and its broken chain on the table.
It is circular in form, and was probably intended as a reliquary.
It will serve as a stem to hold the reliquary by, or as a foot which may be inserted into an opening fitted to receive it.
I called it an amulet: rightly, I should have said a reliquary.
In 1505 a Neapolitan monk robbed the reliquary of its jewels, and was caught and hanged.
The chaplain, holding the reliquary in his hands by the stem I have spoken of.