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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/God_bless_you

God bless you is a common English expression, used to wish a person blessings in various ... "Why do we say 'Bless you' when people sneeze?" (Penguin: ...

www.gotquestions.org/God-bless-you-sneeze.html

The practice of saying, “God bless you,” when someone sneezes does not come from the Bible, nor is there any mention of the practice in the Bible. However ...

www.thesun.co.uk/archives/news/1158748/this-is-the-real-reason-we-say-bless-you-when-someone-sneezes-and-its-not-because-of-the-plague

May 4, 2016 ... OK so it's polite, but do you know why we actually do this? Well, there ... and it's thought he used to sayGod bless you” whenever someone sneezed ... Less excitingly, it might just be a way for people to remark on a sneeze.

aleteia.org/2017/08/30/why-do-we-say-god-bless-you-after-sneezing

Aug 30, 2017 ... There was another tradition that stated a person is vulnerable to the devil when they sneeze, so sayingGod bless you,” prevents any ...

www.theguardian.com/notesandqueries/query/0,5753,-2218,00.html

THIS goes back to more superstitious times when a sneeze was believed to separate ... To prevent the devil stealing the soul the incantation "bless you" (i.e. God ...

people.howstuffworks.com/sneezing.htm

Why do we say "bless you" when there is a sneeze? ... The phrase "God bless you" is attributed to Pope Gregory the Great, who uttered it in the sixth century ...

www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries/sneeze.html

So where did the myth originate that your heart stops when you sneeze? ... Why do people say, “God bless you,” after someone sneezes? There are varying ...

www.businessinsider.com/bless-you-sneezing-tradition-reason-2017-6

Jun 9, 2017 ... In the 14th century, Pope Gregory VII asked that 'God Bless You,' ... What we do know is that nearly every sneeze in the US is answered with a ...

metro.co.uk/2016/05/03/why-do-we-say-bless-you-when-someone-sneezes-5856223

May 3, 2016 ... One common belief is that 'God bless you' was a phrase uttered by Pope ... with people with people believing that a sneeze causes the soul to ... Apparently, saying 'bless you' would stop the devil from claiming a sneezing ...