NEWS STORY: Vatican revises the rite of exorcism to fit new conception of the devil

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c. 1999 Religion News Service VATICAN CITY _ Because modern conception of the spirit of the devil is captured more accurately in a line of poetry from Baudelaire than the horned beast in an etching from the 16th century hand of Brueghel, the Roman Catholic Church has revised its rite of exorcism. But, while acknowledging […]

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