Corpus Christi Tradition Places Babies Under 'Devil's Jump'

A man representing the devil leaps over babies during the festival of El Salto del Colacho (the devil's jump) on June 22, 2014 in Castrillo de Murcia, Spain. The festival, held on the first Sunday after Corpus Christi, is a catholic rite of the devil cleansing babies of original sin.
A man representing the devil leaps over babies during the festival of El Salto del Colacho (the devil's jump) on June 22, 2014 in Castrillo de Murcia, Spain. The festival, held on the first Sunday after Corpus Christi, is a catholic rite of the devil cleansing babies of original sin.Denis Doyle / Getty Images

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A man representing the devil leaps over babies during the festival of El Salto del Colacho (the devil's jump) on Sunday in Castrillo de Murcia, Spain. The festival, held on the first Sunday after Corpus Christi, is a catholic rite of the devil cleansing babies of original sin.