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A relic is defined as “a part of a deceased holy person’s body or belongings and kept as an object of reverence.” Relics are important not only to Christianity but also to Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam and Shamanism. In Christianity, relics are believed to possess the qualities of holiness of a saint. Many believe them to have miraculous powers. For example, Acts 19:11-12 says that St. Paul’s handkerchiefs were imbued by God with healing power. The most sought-after relics are those […] The post The search for the spear that pierced Jesus Christ appeared first on Inquirer Lifestyle. ... more