Father James Bozeman of Beaufort leads the St. James Orthodox Church's congregation in celebrating a service called "The Great Blessing of the Waters" on Sunday morning at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in Beaufort.  The ceremony is meant to commemorate the baptism of Jesus Christ and is observed every Jan. 6 by Orthodox churches as part of Holy Theophany.
Father James Bozeman of Beaufort leads the St. James Orthodox Church's congregation in celebrating a service called "The Great Blessing of the Waters" on Sunday morning at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in Beaufort. The ceremony is meant to commemorate the baptism of Jesus Christ and is observed every Jan. 6 by Orthodox churches as part of Holy Theophany. Delayna Earley/Staff photo
Father James Bozeman of Beaufort leads the St. James Orthodox Church's congregation in celebrating a service called "The Great Blessing of the Waters" on Sunday morning at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in Beaufort. The ceremony is meant to commemorate the baptism of Jesus Christ and is observed every Jan. 6 by Orthodox churches as part of Holy Theophany. Delayna Earley/Staff photo

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January 06, 2013 11:52 PM

New congregation blesses Beaufort waters

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