Exorcism by cellphone: Beating the devil in the 21st century

Excerpted from: Exorcism by cellphone: Beating the devil in the 21st century by Philip Pullella APRIL 16, 2018 | Reuters.com

  • Participants, many of them priests, will attend lectures and talks on a range of topics including witchcraft in Africa, how to tell the difference between demonic possession and mental illness, and a step-by-step guide to casting out demons.
  • Cardinal Ernest Simoni of Albania drew strong interest in the first session by citing the use of cellphones in exorcisms.

“They call me and we speak and that’s how I do it,” the 89-year-old Simoni told Reuters after his address, explaining how he would read the prayers of exorcism in Latin over the phone just as he would if performing the lengthy rite in person.

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Black Mass in Oklahoma City

It would appear that the evil drama in Oklahoma City is finally over. If you have been otherwise busy and not paying attention to the media, it all began with a Satanic Group reserving a room at a city owned facility—reported capable of seating 88 people—for the purpose of conducting a Black mass. This so called Mass was Continue reading

‘I feel Like I’m Living in a House of Hell;’ Multiple ‘Ghosts,’ ‘Demon’ Violently Haunt Home of Pennsylvania Couple

BY LEONARDO BLAIR for the Christian Post

A York County, Pennsylvania, woman and her husband who placed everything they had into buying their house seven years ago, are now fighting to avoid being chased out of it after suffering attacks from what they say are multiple ghosts and at least one demon in their basement.

Journalists from FOX 43 who recently went to investigate as skeptics say they left the home as believers in the supernatural as they were pinched and scratched by the evil forces inside the home.

“Five plus,” said homeowner Deanna Simpson of the number of Continue reading

Chilling: Inside a Demon House

April 28, 2014, by Suzanne Stratford, for Fox Channel 8 Cleveland

PITTSBURGH– It’s called “The Demon of Brownsville Road,” and a Pittsburgh family claims this creature terrorized them for years, until exorcists forced it to leave.
The true events that transpired inside the historic house are now the subject of new book.
The Cranmer family says they’re publishing their nightmarish story to hopefully help other families avoid doing battle with a demon.
From “bleeding walls,” to “broken metal crosses” the family claims they experienced a hellish situation. And Adam Blai says, possessions can get worse than that. Blai has his Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology and is an expert demonologist and advisor to the Roman Catholic Church; performing and training priests in exorcism.
Blai was also a skeptic until he entered the house on Brownsville Rd. Read the Rest of this story on Fox 8 Cleveland

Exorcism was arranged at old courthouse, former official tells ghost hunters

Posted Mar 25, 2014 7:22 AM CDT
By Debra Cassens Weiss for The American Bar Association Journal

Construction workers transforming an old jail into office space at a courthouse in New Jersey noticed some strange, possibly paranormal activity, spurring a story about a prisoner who committed suicide.

That’s when family members of the deceased inmate called Joe Manganello, who was a freeholder on the Gloucester County board at the time. The family wanted to perform an exorcism at the Gloucester County Courthouse, Manganello recently told the GCC Ghost Chasers Club. The South Jersey Times covered his speech.  Click Here To Read They Rest Of The Story

The country where exorcisms are on the rise

By Vladimir Hernandez for BBC Mundo 25 November 2013

Does God exist? Does the Devil exist? The Catholic church believes they both do – and some priests say they are currently having an immense battle in Mexico.

To some it may seem extraordinary, but priests say the country is under attack by Satan, and that more exorcists are needed to fight him.

This attack, they say, is showing itself in the gruesome drug-related violence, including human sacrifice, that has engulfed the country since 2006.

According to the latest official figures available, at least 70,000 people have died in this period, including gunmen, members of the security forces, and many innocent civilians.

But, the priests say, it’s not just the numbers. The savagery also stands out. Continue reading

Olivia Newton-John exorcism conducted in Florida

by JoAnna Sue for the Hollywood News Daily; 24 September, 2013
Olivia Newton-John was involved in an exorcism recently at her Jupiter, Florida mansion. The 64-year-old “Grease” star contacted a priest this month to have the million dollar mansion “exorcised” of potential ghostly spirits.Click Here To Read More of this Story

Mount Carmel priest keeps tradition of blessing homes for Epiphany alive

By Eric Scicchitano Published: January 20, 2013
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MARION HEIGHTS — The Rev. John A. Szada Jr. walks purposefully through a couple’s borough home, sprinkling holy water in each and every room.
With scripture read and prayer recited, he presents a piece of chalk and turns toward the home’s front entryway.
“And now is the other interesting part,” Szada said, before reaching up to the door frame and scrawling “20+B+C+M+13.”
“That’s it. Now, he’s looking here and saying, ‘What’s those strange marks up there?’ ”
Szada blessed the home of Lance and Melissa Stabinski, parishioners of Divine Redeemer Roman Catholic Church, Mount Carmel, the church to which Szada was assigned two years ago. In doing so, he explained the technical aspects of the ritual along with the “strange marks.”
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