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A podcast of fascinating facts! What do extraterrestrial radio signals and a mushroom from Texas have in common? What is a “number station“ and why is it so spine-tinglingly creepy? Join comedians Shane Rogers and Duncan MacEwan for an entertaining and hilarious deep-dive into obscure facts from science, history and pop culture. A new topic each week!

May 27, 2021

We Are Legion: Exorcism and Demonic Possession

BEGONE, FOUL DEMON!!
NO LONGER SHALL YOU BEDEVIL THE INSOMNIACS OF THE MIDNIGHT MASSES

(Apologies for the caps lock, but Satan doesn't respect lowercase.)

What's the difference between a demonic vexation, an infestation, and an oppression? How many demons do you have to host to become Legion? And is the Pope really on Twitter? Join the boys for a deep-dive into hellfire and brimstone in this examination of the disturbing history of exorcism and demonic possession.  

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In this episode: 

  • Ancient exorcisms in Babylon
  • Demonic possession in the Bible
  • Relevant Biblical passages
  • Jesus, demons, and exorcisms
  • Judas
  • Mark 5: My name is Legion
  • The Pope on Twitter
  • Official Exorcist of Indiana, Father Vincent Lambert
  • Demonic entry points and doorways
  • Sexual abuse and demonic possession
  • The International Association of Exorcists
  • Infestations, Vexations, Obssessions, and Subjections
  • The Exorcist, the movie
  • Peter Blatty, Linda Blair, Roland Doe/Robbie Mannheim
  • Cultural impact of the film
  • Discernment
  • Qualifications to receive an exorcism
  • The ritual itself
  • Notable cases of possession
  • Jason Dalton and the Uber Demon
  • The Tanacu exorcism

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