Maria Stein, Ohio: Shrine of the Holy Relics
National Marian Shrine of the Holy Relics
Quietly tended by the Sisters of the Precious Blood, some 300 relics - tiny slivers of Catholic Saint remains - are held in golden stands and lockets hung on chapel walls. Tiny Chapel in the Woods is a bonus. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
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Referred to as the "Chapel in the Woods" down a path from the main buildings of the Shrine of the Holy Relics. The chapel's most interesting feature is the altar which depicts the damned writhing in flames. The altar is flanked by angel-shaped lamps.[Joe Desiderio, 03/15/2006]
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