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Iowa priest chosen
to become exorcist

Des Moines Register, by Sharyn Jackson

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Posted By:NYC RAL, 2/23/2014 8:40:27 AM

There’s a new exorcist in town. Four decades after the profession gained popular prominence in the gory horror flick “The Exorcist,” the Catholic Church is training a new legion of demon-fighting priests. The Rev. David Fleming of St. Pius X Catholic Church in Urbandale is one of 50 U.S. priests recently chosen to train in the rite of exorcism. Fleming was named the official exorcist of the Diocese of Des Moines. It is the church’s first effort in the United States to coordinate a “comprehensive and systematic formation process for this particular ministry,” Fleming told the Catholic Mirror, Des Moines’

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I like the sidebar on the left - "What is the rite of exorcism?" As the saying goes the devil is in the details...

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: DocH, 2/23/2014 8:54:42 AM     (No. 9743135)

You know, of course, what happens when you fail to pay your exorcist?

Ta-dum!

You get repossessed.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mitzi, 2/23/2014 9:12:22 AM     (No. 9743150)

Telltale signs, according to believers, involve speaking in an unknown language, exhibiting superhuman strength, and reacting violently to anything that is holy.

Reacting violently to anything that is holy ...

Like the 10 Commandments in public places?

Like a memorial cross at the site of a tragedy or public place?

Like a Christmas scene? Like the words Merry Christmas in a public school?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/23/2014 9:55:36 AM     (No. 9743203)

Rev. David Fleming, We pray that your first action is to EXORCIZE the White House and All Government bodies of Democrats!

Thank YOU!

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