Small pieces of storage furniture built into or hung on a wall near the main altar, in the baptistery, or in the sacristy to contain the holy oils. The door, which must be kept locked, sometimes bears the words "Olea Sancta.".

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Small pieces of storage furniture built into or hung on a wall near the main altar, in the baptistery, or in the sacristy to contain the holy oils. The door, which must be kept locked, sometimes bears the words "Olea Sancta."

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Title
Holy Oils Aumbries
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021