Topic / Exorcism

Demonologists are the True Christians

“WHILE religion, as far as popular adherence in this country is concerned, has dwindled rapidly in the past few years, we cannot claim this as a total victory for freethought,” Barbara Smoker declared in her presidential address at the annual general meeting of the National Secular Society, which took place in London on 12 December, […]

Quote of the Day

I don’t know what your problem is with atheists, but it won’t be resolved with exorcisms. Any attempt to cast the devil out of atheists would be about as effective as my attempting to cast the Tooth Fairy out of you. We atheists can easily get rid of any evil spirits you dream up by […]

Demon-busters get Vatican backing

THE International Catholic Association of Exorcists – which offers a full lifetime membership for a mere $65 – has received official backing from the Vatican. The Vatican’s Congregation for Clergy had approved the organisation’s statutes and recognised the group under canon law. The ICAOE comprises a group of 250 priests in 30 countries: Who liberate […]

Kids killed and injured in an exorcism

TWO toddlers in Maryland died of multiple stab wounds and two other children were hospitalised at the weekend with undisclosed injuries following an alleged exorcism at their home. Norell Harris, one, and his sister, Zyana Harris, two, suffered fatal stab wounds while their siblings, who are five and eight, were injured. Two women have each […]

When to send for an exorcist

If someone is ill, call a doctor, but if they are possessed by demons only an exorcist will do. THOSE were the words spoken this week by a lawyer representing a group of four French people accused of kidnapping and torturing a 19-year-old woman during a shockingly violent crucifixion-style exorcism which lasted seven days. The […]