NEWS STORY: With ancient ritual, prayers and pleas for a river’s healing

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c. 1998 Religion News Service BEACON, N.Y. _ With prayers, dancing, and singing, culminating in the beating of willow branches on the river banks, Jewish worshippers gathered at the Hudson River to ask divine protection for the endangered river and demand that one of the manufacturers responsible for polluting its waters fulfill its obligation to […]

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