National Cathedral holds 'holy pancake races'
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National Cathedral holds 'holy pancake races'

The National Cathedral celebrates Shrove Tuesday by hosting 'Mardi Gras Pancake Races.' Participants include National Cathedral clergy and staff as well as members from neighboring St. Alban's Episcopal Church. (Tucker Walsh/The Washington Post)

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