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Crown relic saved from Notre Dame presented again to public

Sep. 6, 2019 11:15 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — A venerated relic saved from flames during the April fire at Notre Dame Cathedral has been presented to the public in Paris. The Crown of Thorns is purported to be the one placed on the head of Jesus at his crucifixion. King Louis IX brought it to Paris in the 13th century. Firefighters...