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1910 New Catholic Dictionary

Balm

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An aromatic resin from the terebinth tree and other plants; it is mixed with the olive oil which is blessed as the Holy Chrism. It symbolizes the sweet odor of virtue.

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Entry for 'Balm'. 1910 New Catholic Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ncd/b/balm.html. 1910.

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