authentication of a relic

collection of relics in reliquariesArticle

A written testimony as to genuineness given by the bishop or other competent authority when he seals up the reliquary.

MLA Citation

  • Father Charles Henry Bowden. “authentication of a relic”. A Simple Catholic Dictionary, 1903. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 December 2019. Web. 15 July 2020. <>