'god Bless You' Causes Classroom Ruckus

A teacher says students are trying to disrupt class with blessings after sneezings, but his prohibition on the practice is upsetting some parents.

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  • Elizabethan Era Superstitions & Beliefs of ...
    Sneezing. Today it is reflexive for many Americans to say "God bless you" after someone sneezes. The custom is generally regarded as simple good manners, but in the Elizabethan era it was considered important protection against demonic possession.
    03/30/2020 - 8:01 am | View Website
  • "God Bless You" Is Born | History Channel on Foxtel
    Uttering “God bless you” upon the occasion of a sneeze would provide the necessary protection from devilish intent, and ensure the soul remained clean. A similar rationale for the blessing, also of unknown provenance, was that it safeguarded against the Devil returning into the body.
    03/28/2020 - 8:07 pm | View Website
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  • How to Sign a Christian Letter
    Sign an informal letter with the traditional Christian greeting "God bless," followed by your signature. Use a more explicitly Christian greeting, such as "The Lord Jesus bless you," if you know the other person is a Christian believer.
    03/26/2020 - 6:15 pm | View Website
    A BLESSING FOR THE CLASSROOM God, bless this classroom and all who dwell within it. May the strength of its walls make the children safe, keeping peace within and trouble without; but through its open windows and doors, let nature
    03/21/2020 - 11:47 am | View Website
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