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2-day conference aims to bring priests up to speed on exorcisms

Citing a shortage of priests who can perform exorcisms, the nation’s Roman Catholic bishops are sponsoring a conference on how to perform the rite.

The two-day training, starting Friday in Baltimore is to outline the scriptural basis of evil, instruct clergy on evaluating whether a person is truly possessed, and review the prayers and rituals that comprise an exorcism.

http://www.suntimes.com/lifestyles/religion/2391162-423/priests-rite-exorcism-paprocki-perform.html

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2 thoughts on “2-day conference aims to bring priests up to speed on exorcisms

  1. Do the priests receive continuing education credits for this training? :)

    Posted by Idara | December 28, 2010, 7:02 pm
  2. Well, I don’t know!

    Posted by emb | December 28, 2010, 7:19 pm

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