Happy 1985th anniversary!

A blessed Pentecost to everyone! Today, Holy Mother Church celebrates the 1985th anniversary of Her beginning, having been founded by our Lord Jesus Christ, Who ordained thus that the gates of hell shall not prevail against Her.

Pentecost
Pentecôte | Jean II Restout | 1732

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Vivat Sancta Mater Ecclesia !

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