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Old Apr 21, '17, 8:34 am
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Default Donating Blessed Objects

I want to know if it is ok for us to donate a blessed object (rosary) to a charity to be auctioned off as part of a fund raiser.

I can't seem to find a concise answer.

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Old Apr 21, '17, 8:56 am
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Default Re: Donting Blessed Objects

I would not. Seems too much like selling.

Remember too that if a blessed sacramental does get sold - it looses the indulgences.
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Old Apr 21, '17, 9:46 am
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Default Re: Donting Blessed Objects

Only if the fund raiser is for a Catholic School or the parish, by all means donate it if it is particularly fine. I donate many blessed framed prints, and handmade rosaries to such, and people always are thrilled to support the Church AND receiving something religious for their home.
It's not selling.
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Default Re: Donting Blessed Objects

Donate it to your church, just to be sure it goes to the 'proper' home!
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Default Re: Donting Blessed Objects

Thanks for the replies - this is for both the Church and our Catholic school.
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