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Security is what I have achieved by buying an indulgence or venerating the relics or going oil a pilgrimage.
It replaces the primitive habit of worshipping gods in volcanoes with the modern superstition of venerating nature as a perfect balance sheet.
We are asked to consider embracing who we are versus venerating what we own.
We remained in silence and prayer; all present had the opportunity of viewing and venerating the miraculous Host.
After nearly two millennia of venerating saints, holding on to snippets of their hair or pieces of their clothing, the Catholic imagination has developed a special sensitivity to the tug of sacred objects, particularly those objects made holy by the blood, sweat, and tears of those we've held dear.