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Caregivers, patients receive blessing of hands at St. Mark's Hospital

By KSL.com | Posted - May 11, 2011 at 9:26 p.m.


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SALT LAKE CITY -- Spiritual leaders from many different faiths gathered at St. Mark's Hospital for the 10th annual "Blessing of the Hands."

A Native American healer burned incense and pronounced blessings on the heads of hospital staff. He was one of many Spiritual leaders who washed and blessed the hands of doctors, nurses, and staff members.

The event is a way for the community to recognize those who work tirelessly to heal patients.

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