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Old June 10th, 2012 #13
Alex Linder
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Alex Linder

[The Mountain Dewps are still durpin' away...]

Snake handlers grasp their faith
Young Christians embrace an old, illegal tradition they say has spiritual rewards

Religion News Service

Published 08:28 p.m., Friday, June 8, 2012

LAFOLLETTE, Tenn. — A new generation of serpent-handling Christians is revitalizing a century-old faith tradition in Tennessee.

[The cost of treating religion with respect is higher than we can afford to pay.]