Tag Archives: exorcism

Skeptic News: Exorcisms in Pakistan

Yesterday, the police found a body that had been pierced by needles over a hundred times. The girl’s bones were fractured by repeated blows to her limbs, and then burned with a hot iron rod. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Church sets up an exorcist hotline to deal with demand

The Catholic Church has established an exorcist hotline in Milan, its biggest diocese, to cope with demand. Monsignor Angelo Mascheroni, the diocese’s chief exorcist since 1995, said the curia had also appointed twice as many exorcists to cope with a doubling in the number of requests for help over 15 years. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Britains backstreet exorcists

UK health and social workers and those in the criminal justice system are increasingly having to understand belief in spiritual possession among ethnic minorities, with new research highlighting a particular issue with some sections of the British Asian community blaming mental health problems on the supernatural. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: eXorcism factor

Simon Cowell has invited a psychic “house healer” to banish the negative energy from his mansion. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Prison Exorcise

The Kishanganj district prison superintendent was issued a notice for allegedly inviting a sorcerer to exorcise the soul of a prisoner who had died behind the bars Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Exorcism boom in Poland

Exorcists are booming in popularity in Roman Catholic Poland as more priests are conducting the ritual Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Seven charged in Malaysian toddler’s ‘exorcism’ death

A Malaysian court on Friday charged seven family members, including the parents, over the death of a three-year-old girl who suffocated in a suspected exorcism ritual Continue reading

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