posted on Dec, 29 2007 @ 12:29 PM
here's some more from the same article as the OP;
The Vatican is particularly concerned that young people are being exposed to the influence of Satanic sects through rock music and the
In theory, under the Catholic Church's Canon Law 1172, all priests can perform exorcisms. But in reality only a select few are assigned the task.
Under the law, practitioners must have "piety, knowledge, prudence, and integrity of life."
So, the influence of satanic sects through rock music and the internet?
- I've always thought that satan was just another invention of faith - ghosts, demons etc may be something else, but the "devil" is just
another scare tactic so the church could exert more social control.
The part about canon law really gets me: practitioners must have "piety, knowledge, prudence, and integrity of life." this pretty much rules out
most of the RC church then.
I'm starting to think this pope is as crazy as a loon, and doesn't he just love the limelight!