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Basilica of St. Mary of the Altar of Heaven

The Basilica of St. Mary of the Altar of Heaven is a titular basilica in Rome, located on the highest summit of the Campidoglio. It is still the designated Church of the city council of Rome, which uses the ancient title of Senatus Populusque Romanus. The present Cardinal Priest of the Titulus Sancta Mariae de Aracoeli is Salvatore De Giorgi.

The shrine is known for housing some of the famous relics, such the ones belonging to Saint Helena, mother of Emperor Constantine, various minor relics from the Holy Sepulchre and the Santo Bambino of Aracoeli.

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