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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.
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