Judas Kyriakos

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Judas Cyriacus and The True Cross
... The local tradition of Ancona has identified this saint with the Jew named Judas Quiriacus or Kyriakos ... According to legend, the Jew Judas Kyriakos aided the Empress Helena in finding the deeply-buried True Cross ... It is said that Judas suggested that three centuries of debris had accumulated over Golgotha and that the caves be removed ...

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