Fun Fact: Pentecostal Snake Handling

Fun facts about the Pentecostal church

In some Pentecostal churches (usually rural) in the United States, many preachers and church members hold venomous snakes. The reason is that two Bible verses claim that if you have enough faith then a serpent or a scorpion cannot harm you. The minister who started it all was named George Went Hensley, and he died in 1955 from a snake-bite.

Published by Adam (Neko Random)

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