demonic possession


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demonic possession

Possession by a demon, sometimes resulting in strange behavior such as the vomiting of strange objects.
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Francisco Fuentes for burning a participant with candle wax in an attempt to break demonic possession of her body, according to an Associated Press report.
Finally, I was most dismayed to learn that certain common practices can dispose a person to demonic possession They are Transcendental Meditation, spiritual seances (New Age Channelling), Ouija boards, and the Enneagram.
The Senator claimed that he had to recollection of writing many of the entries in his diary, and after consulting a Catholic priest specializing in exorcism, he concluded that he had written them in a state of demonic possession.
I was fascinated by this cultivation of demonic possession by one's body-function-fixated grandparental imago as a form of esthetic release--like a rude yet inevitable seizure, the return of the repressed ending the suspense already.
The new film "The Exorcism of Emily Rose," is based on a true story, a demonic possession recognized by the Catholic Church.
This study analyzes published cases of demonic possession and witchcraft-possession in England and Colonial New England from 1564 through 1700.
Set in Chicago, the show tells the story of two priests attempting to help a family as they face demonic possession.
Last Tuesday, we caught Dodo Dayao's "Violator" at Glorietta, with lead roles played by Joel Lamangan, Andy Bais andVictor Neri, and found it an often confounding but occasionally compelling study of rape, suicide, terminal illness, demonic possession, lawlessness even among law enforcers, and other "dark" and even nihilistic topics and themes.
He's now prepping "Skour," about an American woman who travels to Morocco and falls prey to demonic possession.
With a camera crew conveniently behind him to capture every bump in the night, the man of God instead comes face to face with pure evil and perhaps the one bona fide case of demonic possession in his career.
The tale of demonic possession featured child star Linda Blair's head spinning round full circle and spewing green slime.