September 14th – Korsmesse

September 14 is the 257th day of the year (258th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 108 days remaining until the end of the year

Holy Cross – 14 September

This is a day of celebration of Jesus’ cross recovered. The cross was found by St. Helena in year 320 St. Helena – Korsmesse

Helena was the mother of Emperor Constantine and the patron saint of retrieval of lost or stolen items. According to legend, Helena found three crosses with four rivets on 14 september. Crosses were found in a well right at Calvary. She did not know what Jesus was crucified. To find the right was a dead woman laid on the crosses. When she was put on the cross she woke to life.

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