Always heard a rumor that the body of Bl. John XXIII was not actually incorruptible

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Despite the fact that his body is displayed in a special glass coffin beneath a side altar in St. Peter’s Basilica, he was carefully embalmed, using techniques that were very dangerous to the embalmers. This article is very interesting, and details the methods used to preserve the remains of at least 30 holy individuals in the last fifty years or so.

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