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Author Baglio, Matt.

Title The rite : the making of a modern exorcist / Matt Baglio.

Publication Info. New York : Doubleday, [2010]
2010

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Ella Johnson Memorial PL Stacks - EJMY-11  264 BAG    AVAILABLE
 Putnam County PL - Condit Stacks - PTGG-8  265.94 BAG    AVAILABLE
Description 294 pages : map ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Updated with a new afterword"--Cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-294) and index.
Contents Rome -- The calling -- Going back to school -- Know your enemy -- Opening the door -- In My name -- Searching for an exorcist -- The first night -- Discernment -- Crossing over -- The fall -- Suffering of the soul -- A pastoral approach -- Windows to the soul -- Liberation -- Organizing the ministry -- The exorcist.
Summary In The Rite, journalist Matt Baglio uses the astonishing story of one American priest's training as an exorcist to reveal that the phenomena of possession, demons, the Devil, and exorcism are not merely a remnant of the archaic past, but remain a fearsome power in many people's lives even today.--Publisher description.
Subject Baglio, Matt.
Exorcism -- Biography.
Exorcism.
ISBN 9780385522717
0385522711

 
    
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