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Blessing the river

Michelle Davies | The Journal Gazette
Archpriest Andrew Jarmus, front, of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, and the Rev. Jason Blais, of St. John Chrysostom Antiochian Orthodox Church, drop a frozen cross, made of holy water and basil leaves, into the St. Marys River during a Blessing of the Rivers ceremony Thursday afternoon.