Water is essential to all life and many civilizations have considered it a major element or basic substance. It has individual, social, natural, and religious meanings in cultures of many centuries and across the globe. In fact, water plays a role in rituals more often than any other element or material form. This talk will discuss religious roles of water and various beliefs and practices of spiritual bathing.
December Worship Theme: Giving and Receiving
"Each morning we must hold out the chalice of our being to receive, to carry, and give back." — Dag Hammarskjold