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Miracle data
Source name: Cornell Mariale
Short title: Blasphemer Struck Dead
Reference numbers: no.22
Rubric/Title in source: De nummulario punito qui iuravit per ubera Virginis
Incipit: Nummularius quidam malignus fuit qui pro augendis lucris suis per Christum et membra eius frequenter iurabat
Summary: A money-changer swears by the members of Christ, who bears his wrongs with patience; when, however, the blasphemer swears by the breasts of the Virgin he dies a miserable death. (265)