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Why Demons Possess People: Catholic Exorcist Reveals the Secrets Behind Possessio By George Ryan “Exorcism is very much about severing one relationship, a toxic relationship with the devil, and forging another one, a wholesome one with Christ.” Why does demonic possession happen and what do exorcists do about it? In a revealing episode of “The Catholic Talk Show,” seasoned exorcist Father Carlos Martins provides a rare and enlightening glimpse into the secrets behind possession and the role of a Catholic exorcist. Contrary to popular belief, the job of an exorcist is not to cast out the devil. Rather, it’s to determine why the devil is present, to work with the victim, and to rescind the rights granted to the demonic presence. “The job of the exorcist is to find out why the devil is there, what rights has he gained, and it’s then his task to work with the victim…

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