Exorcists Fear No Evil, and Neither Should You

by Patti Armstrong 07/12/201 National Catholic Register

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Exorcists encounter evil up close—sometimes in bizarre, hair-raising ways. They are in the person of Christ, in humble obedience to their Bishop and with access to the power of God and his Church to drive out demons. Their courage comes from certainty that God is the ultimate power. Exorcists warn Continue reading

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Here are 4 signs you might be demonically possessed — according to a Catholic psychiatrist

by Brad Reed; Raw Story 01 July 2016

Is demonic possession a real thing?

The vast majority of psychologists and scientists out there will tell you that it isn’t. Nonetheless, The Washington Post has published an article by a Catholic psychiatrist named Richard Gallagher who says that there really are demonic possessions in the world, even though he concedes that most reported “possessions” are people suffering from Continue reading

As a psychiatrist, I diagnose mental illness. And, sometimes, demonic possession.

By Richard Gallagher, The Washington Post July 1 2016

In the late 1980s, I was introduced to a self-styled Satanic high priestess. She called herself a witch and dressed the part, with flowing dark clothes and black eye shadow around to her temples. In our many discussions, she acknowledged worshipping Satan as his “queen.”

I’m a man of science and a lover of history; after studying the classics at Princeton, I trained in psychiatry at Yale and in psychoanalysis at Columbia. That background is why a Catholic priest had asked my professional opinion, Continue reading