The Devil is Real and He Prowls About Like a Lion

From a Friend of the ProLifeCorner-  “What do you want of us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are the holy One of God.”

A good friend of mine related this true story to me of an older priest he met while working at an inner-city soup kitchen. The older priest recounted a story of an exorcism experience that he encountered early in his priesthood while he was stationed in a diocese on the east coast. This priest, only a few years ordained at the time, was ask to be the exorcist of that particular diocese because of his piety and apparent holiness. At his first experience as an exorcist, he was sent by the diocesan authorities to a home of an elderly woman where he encountered a young man – her son, who was obviously in great emotional distress and anguish of soul. Sometime during the course of the exorcism, the young priest asked the young man why he was so troubled. The young man answered in a shrill-like voice, that he was possessed by an unclean spirit from hell – a demon. The priest then responded with the question directed to the unclean spirit, “Then what is your name or what do you call yourself!” The demon retorted, “My name is hatred for the Mother of God!” . Continue reading

Devil’s Plan For America

ProLifeCorner.com-    By Robert Knight- Townhall.com-  Given the sheer volume of bizarre cultural shifts recently, it’s time for another “if I were the devil” column. If I were Beelzebub, I’d work to destroy Western civilization because its chief religions, Christianity and Judaism, have a timeless book that reminds people of my existence. I’m most effective when working in the dark. Continue reading