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Re: Chinese Funeral Paper

I believe that Mary is right.  The funeral paper is called "sacrificial"
because it is meant to be burned in realtion to the death of a person.
Other uses for the paper are considered to be sacriligious.
----- Original Message -----
From: Mary Hackney <mhackney@TCA.NET>
Sent: Tuesday, June 27, 2000 10:21 AM
Subject: Re: Chinese Funeral Paper

> > and the shop owner told them that it was "sacrificial" to use it in this
> > > manner.
> Wouldn't its normal use(burning it), be sacrificial and any other use
> sacrilegious?
> Mary Hackney aka Synchronicity
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