Worshippers wear snakes on their heads in striking 1940s church service in Georgia

Mail Online | 1/15/2019 | George Martin For Mailonline
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Incredible images reveal how worshipers handled poisonous snakes in a ritual to prove their faith at a Christian church in the United States in 1948.

Men hold snakes on their head, show them to a child and hold their hands and arms over fire at the Church of God in Pine Mountain, Georgia,

Snake - Handling - Right - United - States

Snake handling as a religious right in the United States is observed in a small number of isolated churches.

The practice began in the early 20th century in Appalachia and plays only a small part...
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