In most religions, rivers or streams are used as a ritual in purification. Consider the following examples of its significance.Christianity:In Christianity, it is used for Baptism as a sacred ritual of holiness and communion. It represents the cleansing purification of the soul. In baptism rituals, water washes away past sins.Here are some passages from the New Testament of the Bible that support this belief:Jesus answered, “Very truly I tell you, no one can enter the kingdom of God without being born of water and the Spirit.” ~John 3:5“But those who drink the water I give them will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give them will become in them a spring of water welling up to eternal life.” ~John 4:14However, Christians also acknowledge a darker meaning of water– the wrath of an angered God. Think of Noah and the Great Flood and how evil was wiped out by it. The Bible describes humankind as being so wicked that God was displeased. He decided to destroy the evil by…
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