According to three of the Gospels, Jesus had a woven crown of thorns placed on his head during the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus. It was one of the instruments of the Passion, employed by Jesus’ captors to cause him pain and to mock his claim of authority.
Follow Jesuit priest Fr. Patrick Hough on his visit Notre Dame Cathedral as he investigates the Crown of Thorns, which was said to be worn by Jesus Christ during his crucifixion.
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