Some folks want to televise an excorsism.
They are looking at it from a physical/spiritual/psychological
point of view. Sort of a science experiment. Some folks
are unhappy about it. They think it should be a private
If I were being excorsised I wouldn't want the world
watching. But if the people involved don't mind ....
then I don't have a problem with it. It could be
very interesting to follow them through this and see
the before/after effects physically, spiritually, and
FURY OVER LIVE TELLY EXORCISM
Jan 4 2005
Church leaders blast Channel 4 'experiment'
By Nicola Methven
CHURCH leaders angrily condemned Channel 4 last night over plans to broadcast a live exorcism.
TV morality campaigners also slammed the idea, branding it harmful and dangerous.
The programme, called Exorcism, will be shown next month.
An insider said: 'The aim is to test the science involved.
'It would involve officials from the church and leading scientists and we would monitor precisely what happens during the process.'
Taste Sky TV are planning a separate show called When Exorcisms Go Wrong, featuring amateur videos of rites from around the world.
Broadcasting watchdogs Ofcom say demonstrations of exorcisms and other 'occult practices' should not be shown on factual TV 'except in the context
of a legitimate investigation'.
But a source said: 'The producers will insist they should be allowed to broadcast the exorcism on the grounds that it's a form of scientific
experimentation and a legitimate part of church practice.
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[edit on 1/5/2005 by FlyersFan]