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Holy Cross Day Line breaks: Holy Cross Day

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Definition of Holy Cross Day in English:


The day on which the feast of the Exaltation of the Cross is held, 14 September.
Example sentences
  • On September 14, the Bulgarian Orthodox Church marks the Holy Cross Day.
  • The whole 40-day period between Transfiguration Day and Holy Cross Day became a time of pilgrimage to welcome the autumn season.
  • A few years later on Holy Cross Day, Thursday, September 14, 1876, the church was consecrated by Bishop Scarborough.
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