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2021 Blessing of the Waves Information

Blessing of waves invitation

Blessing of the Waves 2021

The Greater HB Interfaith Council
in concert with our partners,
especially The City of Huntington Beach presented:

2019 BLESSING OF THE WAVES

September 8, 2019
Upper Pier Plaza – Huntington Beach Pier
Program began promptly at 8:30 am
Family – Fun – Faith

WHAT A PROGRAM – ENTERTAINING, INFORMATIVE
AND ABOVE ALL – FAMILY FIRST

AS WE PAY TRIBUTE FOR A MOMENT
TO ONE OF OUR MOST PRECIOUS ASSETS -WATER
AND, A HUGE PADDLE OUT FOLLOWING EVENT

Historical Perspective:

– 7th BOTW – Dean Torrence, and a cast of Champion surfers, etc- lending talents, inviting surfers and ocean-loving people: Guest include Surfing icon “Fig” and Catholic Bishop of Orange Diocese Kevin Vann. www.takeonedigital.com/blessingwaves2012/Dean_Torrence.mp3

“BOTW” Priests, Rabbis, Imams, Ministers and non-denominational faith leaders gather in environmental solidarity bringing together thousands of surfers, ocean-minded people in spiritual appreciation for ocean..

…SAVE DATE: Sun, Sept. 8 – 8:30 to 10 am, H B, CA 92648 – Upper Pier Plaza Contact: HBNews1@aol.com

Multi-media…
1. Facebook:
www.facebook.com/pages/Blessing-of-the-Waves/219150350651

2. Voice of America Video:
Voice of America (VOA) official external broadcast institution of the United States government.
http://www.voanews.com/content/interfaith_worshipers_celebrate_sea_surf/1527835.html

3. Separate CBS piece:
http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=4680043n

4. BOTW: LA Times:
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/10/blessing-of-the-waves-merges-religion-surfing-at-beach.html

5. BOTW: Huffington Post:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/20/blessing-of-the-waves-huntingon-beach-interfaith-service_n_1988986.html

6. BOTW: Orange County Register:
http://www.ocregister.com/articles/ocean-320028-beach-together.html

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