Thursday, November 29, 2012

Why Do We 'God Bless' a Sneeze?

It is believed that blessing sneezes began as a way to protect the soul while being ejected during the event.

 

There's no bodily function as sacred as the sneeze, it seems. It's an act that gets blessed by God left, right and center, sometimes up to four or five times in one snot, uh, shot. Why all the rhinal reverence? 

For the rest of the story: http://www.lifeslittlemysteries.com/216-why-do-we-god-bless-a-sneeze.html

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