Blessing her throat


Lehman Catholic High School student Leah Peoples, left, 16, of Troy, daughter of Catherine and Brian Peoples, has her throat blessed during Mass by the Rev. Frank Amberger, of Sidney, at Lehman Friday, Feb. 3. The Blessing of the Throats is done during the Feast of St. Blaise. Blaise was said to have cured a choking boy by crossing candles over the boy’s throat. Blase was the bishop of Sebaste in Armenia during the fourth century.

Lehman Catholic High School student Leah Peoples, left, 16, of Troy, daughter of Catherine and Brian Peoples, has her throat blessed during Mass by the Rev. Frank Amberger, of Sidney, at Lehman Friday, Feb. 3. The Blessing of the Throats is done during the Feast of St. Blaise. Blaise was said to have cured a choking boy by crossing candles over the boy’s throat. Blase was the bishop of Sebaste in Armenia during the fourth century.


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Lehman Catholic High School student Leah Peoples, left, 16, of Troy, daughter of Catherine and Brian Peoples, has her throat blessed during Mass by the Rev. Frank Amberger, of Sidney, at Lehman Friday, Feb. 3. The Blessing of the Throats is done during the Feast of St. Blaise. Blaise was said to have cured a choking boy by crossing candles over the boy’s throat. Blase was the bishop of Sebaste in Armenia during the fourth century.

Lehman Catholic High School student Leah Peoples, left, 16, of Troy, daughter of Catherine and Brian Peoples, has her throat blessed during Mass by the Rev. Frank Amberger, of Sidney, at Lehman Friday, Feb. 3. The Blessing of the Throats is done during the Feast of St. Blaise. Blaise was said to have cured a choking boy by crossing candles over the boy’s throat. Blase was the bishop of Sebaste in Armenia during the fourth century.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/02/web1_SDN020317Throat.jpgLehman Catholic High School student Leah Peoples, left, 16, of Troy, daughter of Catherine and Brian Peoples, has her throat blessed during Mass by the Rev. Frank Amberger, of Sidney, at Lehman Friday, Feb. 3. The Blessing of the Throats is done during the Feast of St. Blaise. Blaise was said to have cured a choking boy by crossing candles over the boy’s throat. Blase was the bishop of Sebaste in Armenia during the fourth century. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News