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To Christ the Saviour. The large Latin inscription on the façade of the Cathedral of Rome, the Archbasilica of St John Lateran reads: "Clemens XII Pont Max Anno V Christo Salvatori In Hon SS Ioan …More
To Christ the Saviour.

The large Latin inscription on the façade of the Cathedral of Rome, the Archbasilica of St John Lateran reads: "Clemens XII Pont Max Anno V Christo Salvatori In Hon SS Ioan Bapt et Evang." which translates as: "Pope Clement XII, in the fifth year [of his Pontificate, dedicated this building] to Christ the Saviour, in honour of Saints John the Baptist and [John] the Evangelist" Today, 9 November, is the feast of the Dedication of this church, known as the Mother of All Churches.

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