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Of beards and bubonic plague: German village prays for a (2nd) miracle

Seattle Times Monday, 6 April 2020
Oberammergau, Germany, has performed the story of Jesus’ life, death and resurrection every 10 years — with rare exceptions — since 1634, the year after the plague stopped killing villagers. This year, another pandemic has postponed it.
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