Deliverance And Exorcism

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Deliverance ministry is intended to heal through setting people free from demonic influence over their behavior and emotions. This entry presents specific guidelines and cautions with respect to the conduct of deliverance ministry.

Within the Roman Catholic church, a distinction is made between exorcism and deliverance. Exorcism is a formal ecclesiastical prayer to free a person possessed by evil spirits and requires the permission of the bishop. Deliverance, on the other hand, frees a...


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