Ventriloquism’s History and Link To Spiritualism by Christina Steel.

Myself and my daughter got into a conversation about ventriloquist dummies and how creepy they are.

I researched its origins and discovered something quite disturbing! They believed the voices or noises coming from their stomachs were the voices of the unliving. Isn’t that quite disgusting? Especially when you think the stomach, or what we put into it, has effects on our health. That’s what sprung to my mind. Oh, and the thought of ‘the dead’ dwelling inside of me! Yuk! Even though I don’t believe these entities are dead humans.

I shared this with my very good friend Laura Maxwell and she asked me to write an article on the subject. This is my first article and I shall share what I have discovered with you.

The origins of the ventriloquist dummy are connected to Spiritualism by  Christina Steel.

 

Myself and my daughter were watching an episode of a well known comedy. It featured a Ventriloquist’s dummy. My daughter said, ”I believe they have a creepy background”.  So me being me, I Googled it and discovered a very dark history indeed!

Originally used as a religious practice by the Greeks, the word ventriloquism comes from Latin and it means ‘to speak from the stomach’. Venter means belly, and loqui means speak.

The noisesprojected from the ventriloquist’s stomach were thought to be the voices of the unliving, who were said to take up residence in the ventriloquist. The ventriloquist would then interpret the sounds. In doing so, he or she was speaking with allegedly ‘the dead’, to foretell the future.

The earliest group of prophets to do this were The Pythia, the priestess at a Temple of Apollo in Delphi. One of the most successful was Eurykles, a prophet at Athens. Gastromancers were to become referred to as Euryklides in his honour.

People in other parts of the world have also practised Ventriloquism, as a religious practice, or as part of a ritual such as the Zulu, Inuit and the Maori people.

It was used in the middle ages by people pretending to be mediums or claiming to be able to cast out evil spirits. Being able to throw their voices added to their credibility. Now this I found most disturbing… spiritualism led to stage magic and escapology. So, ventriloquism lost its mystical theme and was seen more as a performance art! This started around the 19th century.

During the 15th century, spiritualism became very popular. Séances, witchcraft and possession used vocal techniques that were very similar to ventriloquism and ventriloquists were even used in the assistance of exorcisms and séances!

Titles in the trailer for the 1964 film Devil Doll.

In the entertainment business, there are lots of comedians who use ventriloquism as an act. But as history tells us this practice is no laughing matter. The enemy will use any means necessary to entrap us, making things look very enticing indeed. I would like to point out that ventriloquist dummies have featured in many a horror film too. Looking at the history, this would certainly make sense. Messing around in the occult is a horror story you most certainly would want to stay away from.

Fred Russell and dummy ‘Coster Joe’, 1905.

Here are some images that quite frankly would be enough to warn us to stay away from this not so family friendly act of entertainment!

I think this poster speaks volumes about ventriloquism.

These images from horror movies with themes of ventriloquism should be enough to deter us all from this not so fun form of entertainment. We must protect ourselves and our families from such evil.

Most of those dolls are creepy but there are some that are not. Some even look quite pleasant. Maybe pleasant looking but when you know the whole truth, it puts a totally different perspective on things.

What Does The Bible Say?

As stated, during the middle ages, Ventriloquism was thought to be similar to witchcraft. I personally would say if  you believe you’re conversing with ‘the dead’, or channelling them via dolls, there is no doubt about it being witchcraft.

As it says in Leviticus 19:31  “Do not go for advice to people who consult the spirits of the dead. If you do, you will be ritually unclean. I am the Lord your God.”

Deuteronomy 18:10-12 You must never sacrifice your sons or daughters by burning them alive, practice black magic, be a fortune-teller, witch, or sorcerer, cast spells, ask ghosts or spirits for help, or consult the dead. Whoever does these things is disgusting to the Lord. The Lord your God is forcing these nations out of your way because of their disgusting practices.

Leviticus 20:6 I will condemn people who turn to mediums and psychics and chase after them as though they were prostitutes. I will exclude them from the people.

Revelation 22:15 Outside are the dogs, those who practice magic arts, the sexually immoral, the murderers, the idolaters and everyone who loves and practices falsehood.

God will not be mocked; he speaks quite clearly here on what will happen should we go seeking out such practices.

Our Children.

What really sickens me is how the occult is presented to children, not just in cute furry formats but through such children’s TV programmes as ‘Goosebumps’. This is heartbreaking.

Christina Nina Steel

 

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Séance: The Conjuration of Demonic Spirits, Paranormal Shows, The Witch of Endor and More by Ex Ghost Hunter, Dana Emanuel.

Dana Emanuel, a former Paranormal Investigator of 15 years, wrote this excellent article! My dear friend Dana gave me permission to share it here!  I so encourage you to read this and share it with friends! Laura Maxwell.

 

Séance, The Conjuration of Demonic Spirits.

 

What is a Séance?

According to Wikipedia:

A séance or seance (/ˈs.ɑːns/) is an attempt to communicate with spirits. The word “séance” comes from the French word for “session”, from the Old French seoir, “to sit”. In French, the word’s meaning is quite general: one may, for example, speak of “une séance de cinéma” (“a movie session”). In English, however, the word came to be used specifically for a meeting of people who are gathered to receive messages from ghosts or to listen to a spirit medium discourse with or relay messages from spirits. In modern English usage, participants need not be seated while engaged in a séance.

Necromancy/ the conjuration of the spirits of the dead…

Necro:

The dead

Mancy:

a combining form meaning “divination,” of the kind specified by the initial element: necromancy.

Evocation/ is the act of calling upon or summoning a spiritdemondeity or other supernatural agent, in the Western mystery tradition. Comparable practices exist in many religions and magical traditions and may employ the use of mind-altering substances with and without uttered word formulas.

*It’s interesting to know that in commercialized grimoires book of magic spells and invocations it says that evocation includes elements of ‘diabolism‘ and one (The Grand Grimoire) even offers a method for making a pact with the devil, in general the art of evocation of spirits is said to be done entirely under the power of the divine. The magician is thought to gain authority among the spirits only by purity, worship and personal devotion and study.

The Rise of Spiritualism and Spirit Communication (according to common folklore, history, and beliefs)

The Fox Sisters

According to common folklore and belief, Leah, Margaretta, and Catherine Fox, from New York, played an important role in the “creation” of spiritualism, as we know it today. The two younger sisters convinced the older sister and others that they were communicating via seance’, with spirits, via “rappings”. They were considered popular and successful “mediums” for many years.

In 1888, one of the sisters, Margaretta, confessed that their “rappings” had been a hoax and she publicly demonstrated their method. She later attempted to recant her confession, but by that time, their reputation was ruined. In less than 5 years, all three sisters were dead.

Despite their confession, the spiritualism movement continued to grow in popularity.

(According to Wikipedia, Fox sisters)

When I think of the word “séance”, It makes me think of times when I was a paranormal investigator, and our investigation team would sit around a table, in a dark room, with candles lit, and everyone holding hands, singing songs to attract/appease the spirits, and once contact was made with the spirits, we would ask the spirits questions, while we all eagerly awaited responses, which would come by way of a simple knock, or a tap on the table, or in some cases, the table would actually levitate and rock back and forth on its own.

*It “appeared” to be on its own, but later I found that in reality, it was a demonic force that was responding and moving the table.

Different Types Of Séance:

Religious Séance:

In the religion of Spiritualism, and the religion of Divine Metaphysics (a federally recognized religious branch out of Spiritualism in the United States), it is generally a part of services to communicate with living personalities in the spirit world. Usually, this is only called “séance” by outsiders; the preferred term for Spiritualists is “receiving messages”.

In these sessions, which generally take place in well-lit Spiritualist churches or outdoors at Spiritualist camps (such as Lily Dale in upstate New York or Camp Cassadaga in Florida), an ordained minister or gifted contact medium will relate messages from spirit personalities to those here in the physical form.[4] Generally Spiritualist “message services” or “demonstrations of the continuity of life” are open to the public. Sometimes the medium stands to receive messages and only the sitter is seated;[6] in some churches, the message service is preceded by a “healing service” involving some form of faith healing.

(Wikipedia: Séance)

My daughter and I at Cassadaga Spiritualist Camp 2009. (Before leaving spiritualism)

Stage Séance For large crowds:

These types of Séances are very common today as there have been many examples of it shown on TV. Shows. Shows such as “Long Island Medium”, ”Tyler the Hollywood Medium”, and many others have made spirit communication very appealing to the public.

These are usually done with the Psychic/medium giving and receiving messages from spirits posing as dead loved ones, to the audience members. Just as with any other “supernatural” types of performances, there are always some cases where fraud and trickery are involved. But nonetheless, there are cases where these “psychics” truly relayed very detailed massages that only the person and the “alleged” spirit would have known.

The true question would be, “what kind of spirit is actually giving these messages?” A trapped human spirit, an angel, or a demonic spirit?

Long Island Medium, (Theresa Caputo) giving live readings to audience.

Seance’ in modern society today

Among this new generation of spiritualists and those that are simply fascinated with the concept of earthbound/trapped spirits, there are many types of Séances happening around the world today. With an explosion of interest in the occult and paranormal, there has risen a tradition of conducting séances outside of any religious context and without a leader. Many seance sessions are with only 2-3 participants.

Paranormal reality TV shows are also at an all time high. One quick search on our local TV guide came up with several shows related to the paranormal and ghost hunting. Here are some…

Paranormal 911,

Haunted hospitals,

Haunted case files,

Paranormal caught on camera,

Fear the woods,

Josh gates destination truth,

Expedition unknown,

Mysteries at the museum,

Beyond and unknown,

The dead files,

Kindred spirits,

My haunted house,

Ghost adventures,

Monsters and mysteries in America,

A haunting,

My ghost story,

My ghost story, caught on camera,

Alien,

Grave mysteries,

Evil lives here,

Strange evidence,

Haunted live,

Paranormal project,

Paranormal survivor,

Paranormal lockdown,

Paranormal state,

The secret KGB Paranormal files,

Most haunted towns,

Most haunted,

Scariest night of my life,

Fear the woods,

The secret KGB UFO ABDUCTION FILES,

KILLING BIGFOOT,

Mysterious journeys,

A haunting: back from the dead,

UFOs the lost evidence,

Monica the medium,

Ghosts of shepardston,

Ancient aliens,

Long Island medium,

Nasas unexplained files,

Ghost asylum,

Ghost stalkers,

Haunted towns,

Evil things,

Terror in the woods,

Demon house lost files,

The gifted,

Mana medium,

Hollywood medium with Tyler,

UFOs deathbed confessions,

UFOs over Egypt,

Zak Bagans and the Ghost Adventures crew.

*To know the heart of society, look at its entertainment.

Many people are wondering what makes viewers believe, or disbelieve what they see on the TV screen. The popular paranormal shows are not only featuring “ghost stories”, but they are using fancy para-tools to collect evidence of “ghosts”, and calling it “science”. Even many skeptics are tuning in.

All it takes is a group of paranormal enthusiasts waving around cool looking tools that beep and suddenly people believe in ghosts and haunted houses.

Today it is more common to see groups of only a few people participating in Séances, attempting to copycat what they have seen on the latest “Ghost Adventures” episodes, using the latest evp recording devices, or “ghost boxes”, to record the voices of alleged earthbound spirits, only to compare gathered evidence with other paranormalists and hoping to get the “holy grail” of all evidence, to prove life after death, and that “ghosts” do exist.

Then there are those that are sensationalists, or paranormal daredevils that may be participating in Séances as a way to test their understanding of the boundaries between reality and the paranormal. These séance participants are often known to use ouija boards, dowsing rods, etc., often along with attempts of provoking spirits into performing, usually via religious provocations, verbal threats, etc., just to get that sought after evidence of spirit manifestation and materialization.

*Please note that ALL spirit communication is dangerous. It is a common misconception that Séances where the participants are using an ouija board is more dangerous than those that simply use a digital recording device. The truth is, ALL spirit communication is an open invitation to the demonic.

My late friend Joe, conducting a séance session using dowsing rods, with a few other team members.

But one must take into consideration what the Bible says about life after death, and the possibility of “trapped spirits”. Because if they are not truly the trapped earthbound spirits of our departed loved ones, what are they?

Earliest known instances of Séance recorded in history:

While many believe that “Spiritualism” and Séances began around the 1700-1800s with the Fox sisters, or even the wife of President Abraham Lincoln, it is important to know that Séances goes back to the days when the Old Testament of the Holy Bible was written.

We see the first known recorded seance in scripture, with the story of Samuel and Saul. There were mediums, necromancy, divination, and Séances in those days. The Bible tells us that there is nothing new under the sun. The enemy uses the same tactics today that he used in the days before Christ came and walked the earth as a man. In those days, there were people that believed in “ghosts”. (Earthbound Spirits)

The medium calls up the “familiar spirit” that masquerades as the departed spirit of Samuel.

1 Samuel 28:7-15 KJV


[7] Then said Saul unto his servants, Seek me a woman that hath a familiar spirit, that I may go to her, and enquire of her. And his servants said to him, Behold, there is a woman that hath a familiar spirit at Endor. [8] And Saul disguised himself, and put on other raiment, and he went, and two men with him, and they came to the woman by night: and he said, I pray thee, divine unto me by the familiar spirit, and bring me him up, whom I shall name unto thee. [9] And the woman said unto him, Behold, thou knowest what Saul hath done, how he hath cut off those that have familiar spirits, and the wizards, out of the land: wherefore then layest thou a snare for my life, to cause me to die? [10] And Saul sware to her by the Lord , saying, As the Lord liveth, there shall no punishment happen to thee for this thing. [11] Then said the woman, Whom shall I bring up unto thee? And he said, Bring me up Samuel. [12] And when the woman saw Samuel, she cried with a loud voice: and the woman spake to Saul, saying, Why hast thou deceived me? for thou art Saul. [13] And the king said unto her, Be not afraid: for what sawest thou? And the woman said unto Saul, I saw gods ascending out of the earth. [14] And he said unto her, What form is he of? And she said, An old man cometh up; and he is covered with a mantle. And Saul perceived that it was Samuel, and he stooped with his face to the ground, and bowed himself. [15] And Samuel said to Saul, Why hast thou disquieted me, to bring me up? And Saul answered, I am sore distressed; for the Philistines make war against me, and God is departed from me, and answereth me no more, neither by prophets, nor by dreams: therefore I have called thee, that thou mayest make known unto me what I shall do.

Familiar Spirit, or the Departed Spirit of Samuel?

Among many other ‘controversial topics’ in the Bible, the incident that took place in 1 Samuel is one of the most controversial, especially within the “paranormal community”. Many scholars have debated on this issue, as to whether Samuel himself was actually called up by the medium, or if it was a “familiar spirit”, masquerading as the departed spirit of Samuel. In order for us to know the truth, we must look at scripture and divide the word rightly. After dividing the word rightly, and carefully looking at this incident, as it is written, and comparing it with the whole counsel of the Bible, I, and many others, have come to the conclusion that this was actually a familiar spirit, masquerading as the departed spirit of Samuel.

This is what led me to this conclusion:

1. Verse 14 says: And Saul perceived that it was Samuel, and he stooped with his face to the ground..

*When we look at the word “perceive”, it means:

Perceive: “to identify by means of our senses.”

The word “perceive” does not necessarily mean the perception was correct. It only means that the perception was based on the information gathered. Things can be perceived correctly, but they can also be falsely perceived.

2. Verse 13-14 ..what sawest thou? And the woman said unto Saul, I saw gods ascending out of the earth. [14] And he said unto her, What form is he of? And she said, An old man cometh up; and he is covered with a mantle.

*The medium seen “gods” ascending out of the earth..

I find it interesting that she seen “what appeared to be Samuel”, among “false gods”, ascending out of the earth. This tells me it was a familiar spirit (demonic spirit) as it also ascended out of the earth with the other demonic spirits (false gods).

3. Verse 7 “Seek me a woman that hath a familiar spirit”.

* This point is very important, as it is actually the very answer to our question, right under our nose. If it had been a snake it would have jumped up and bit me!

4, By Dividing the word rightly, with the rest of the Bible:

1 Chronicles 10:13-14 KJV
[13] So Saul died for his transgression which he committed against the Lord , even against the word of the Lord , which he kept not, and also for asking counsel of one that had a familiar spirit, to enquire of it ; [14] And enquired not of the Lord : therefore he slew him, and turned the kingdom unto David the son of Jesse.

*Saul was actually enquiring of the familiar spirit, not Samuel himself.

5. In Luke 16:19-31, The story of The Rich Man, and Lazarus, the beggar makes a few things clear, which show the impossibility that Samuel himself could have possibly came back from heaven to talk to Saul. It shows that when saved people die, they are immediately carried to heaven by an angel, and the wicked lift their eyes up, being in torment, in hell. It also says that there is a great gulf “fixed”, which makes it impossible for someone to leave heaven or hell to talk to the living.

Abraham also told the rich man that if the unsaved will not believe Moses and the prophets, they will not believe, even if one was to come back from the dead. So, if God will not allow a departed spirit to “come back” from heaven or hell, for the gospels sake, He will not allow them to come back for any other reason. As the gospel is the most important message anyone could give someone else!

The Bible also tells us….

Deuteronomy 18:10-12 KJV
[10] There shall not be found among you any one that maketh his son or his daughter to pass through the fire, or that useth divination, or an observer of times, or an enchanter, or a witch, [11] Or a charmer, or a CONSULTER WITH FAMILIAR SPIRITS, or a wizard, or a NECROMANCER. [12] For all that do these things are an abomination unto the Lord : and because of these abominations the Lord thy God doth drive them out from before thee.

There are reasons that the Bible forbids communication with spirits

The Bible tells us that Satan masquerades as an angel of light.

Isaiah 8:19 KJV

[19] And when they shall say unto you, Seek unto them that have familiar spirits, and unto wizards that peep, and that mutter: should not a people seek unto their God? for the living to the dead?

*God wants us to inquire of HIM, not familiar spirits.

These spirits do not speak according to Gods Word

1. They pretend to be earthbound spirits, while the Bible teaches that people either go straight to heaven or to hell when they die.

2.These spirits are also known to say that they “cannot go to the light”, but that they need the “paranormal investigator” to assist them into the light. This would suggest “post mortem/after death salvation”, which is contrary to what the Bible teaches.

(Please see my article on “Post-mortem Salvation” for further proof that this is contrary to what the Bible teaches.)

3.These spirits are known to say there is no real, literal hell.

Dangers involved with Spirit Communications

Demonic spirits masquerade as trapped earthbound spirits of our departed loved ones. Even most paranormal investigators will admit that demons are capable of “mimicking” the dead, and that often times they do.

(AKA; The “little girl ghost lie”)

While some believe that “mimicking” is “sometimes” the case…

The truth is… when paranormal activity is present, it is ALWAYS demonic spirits involved.

*Even holy angels do not “haunt” us.

Satan is the father of lies, and his minions are liars as well. During these Séances, they will give good, and accurate information, in which usually persuades people that, not only is the information true, but that they are indeed whom they say they are.

THIS IS A GREAT DECEPTION.

What would be their motive? As long as we allow them into our lives, they will have access to us.

These spirits are here to STEAL, KILL, AND DESTROY.

Once we allow them into our lives, they will eventually cause much havoc in our homes. Sometimes this takes days, months, or even years, before their true identities become known, if at all.

There are known cases where mediums that have used their “ability” to receive messages from these “spirits”, have later become unable to control such messages from coming through, in instances where the spirits literally took over the medium at unsuspecting times, and even tried to harm or kill them.

Laura Maxwell’s mum, Rita Peffer McMillan.

One case in particular, a psychic medium, named Rita McMillan, (Mother of Laura Maxwell, Ex-Spiritist), would have episodes where the spirits that she often communicated with, suddenly turned on her, showing their true negative identity. The same Spirits that she once knew to be the kind spirits of dead loved ones that she spoke to often.

They changed.

Suddenly, she would go into trances, against her will, at unsuspecting times, and she would hear the voices of these spirits yelling at her and saying very negative and hostile obscenities toward her.

She would be walking down the street and a spirit would take over her abruptly, and give passersby messages, and then the spirit/s would try to throw her in oncoming traffic to get hit by moving vehicles! Also, once she was in her kitchen and then suddenly she went into a trance (against her will) with later waking up to finding the kitchen on fire. The spirits were trying to kill her.

Tragically, Laura’s sweet mum later took her own life after having gone through such demonic torment. Please see the full testimony of Laura Maxwell. Laura leads a very successful ministry, called “Our Spiritual Quest”, warning people of the dangers and deceptions surrounding spiritualism, the new age, and the occult and she shares the truth of Jesus Christ.

(Please see more on Laura Maxwell below, under article)

Just as with any other sin, the enemy will try to “tempt us”. They will try to lure us into occult practices. (necromancy, divination, consulting with familiar spirits, idolatry, etc.)

Usually, soon after someone dies, a familiar spirit will attempt to make “contact” with us. They will try to make their presence known. These attempts can range from the sound of footsteps, or things being moved on it’s own, disembodied voices, physical manifestations that can be seen, such as the form of dark shadow figures, orbs, or full bodied apparitions. It could also be strong smells of things that you would associate with a particular person, such as cigarette/cigar smoke, or perfume.

The problem comes in when people do not “test the spirits”. Could this spirit truly be an “earthbound spirit”? Is this concept in line with scripture?

What to do if you or someone you know suffers from a ‘haunting.’

When these spirits attempt to contact you, or make their presence known, you need to rebuke it in Jesus name! When this is done, these spirits always flee! This is further proof that they are not whom they say they are.

After the spirit flees, as described above, if it returns, you must evaluate the situation. Usually, when there is any type of “haunting”, the familiar spirit has some kind of “legal right” to be there. Something must be contributing to an open door to the demonic. Is it possible that you or a family member may need deliverance from demons: the demons cast out of you? If you’ve received deliverance ministry already, are you, or someone in your household involved with any habitual sin or occult practices?

If you or someone you know suffer from demonic attack, please contact me. If for some reason, I am unable to help, I can help you connect with another deliverance minister who may live in your area, or can help you via Skype.

Seeking first the kingdom of God,

~ Dana Emanuel, former leader of a paranormal investigation team, Florida, USA.

 

Dana’s website, for more articles:

https://Spiritualrealities.org

Dana’s YouTube:

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Laura Maxwell ❤️

Laura was the Radio Host for “The Supernatural, on Eternal Radio”. She has been on many TV and radio interviews.

Laura Maxwell and Dana Emanuel now host a new podcast together, “Spirituality Today, Laura and Dana Investigate”.

Laura’s website: (On her website, you will also find many similar testimonies of other ex-occultists, ex-spiritualists, ex-satanist, and ex-ghost hunters, etc.)

https://ourspiritualquest.com

Laura’s YouTube Channel:

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God bless!

Ivani Greppi Ex Medium, ”This article is excellent. It illustrates the history behind spiritism, and more importantly, the biblical warnings on the dangers of this deceptive practice. God bless you and your ministry.”

Mark Hunnemann Author of Seeing Ghosts Through God’s Eyes, ”…your articles are always filled with biblical wisdom and compassion!!!”

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Former New Age Spiritualist, Laura graduated from Strathclyde University, Scotland, earning a BA Honors degree in Psychology.

Many thanks for taking time to read and share the above post. For similar posts and more about Laura, please visit her blog Our Spiritual Quest.

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Did Jesus Return Yet? Debunking 1st Century Return Beliefs! By Dan Infowars Bidondi.

Dan Infowars Bidondi worked for the famous news broadcaster, Alex Jones of http://www.infowars.com who was recently banned from YouTube!

He recently filmed the below video.

Did Jesus Return Yet? Debunking 1st Century Return Beliefs!

Many religions and beliefs are now falsely preaching that prophecy has been fulfilled and Jesus returned in the first century even some religions claim the 1800s and other dates. Let’s see what the Bible and history have to say about it!

Please also see Dan’s interview with me:

Mexican Death Cults & Witchcraft Escalate: Dan Bidondi and Laura Maxwell, Truth Radio.

MORE ON DAN BIDONDI:

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Famous Ex Occult Priestess Ivone Silva’s Testimony: English Translation.

Ivone Silva Consulted By The Rich & Famous.

“Hear her powerful testimony as an ex-spiritist priestess. Today as a servant of God, she relates her testimony.”

ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF YOUTUBE VIDEO BLOCKED IN BRAZIL: EX-CANDOMBLÉ PRIESTESS IVONE SILVA

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This post was shared by my good friend and Ex Occultist Ivani Greppi. ‘We continue to hear of more and more online friends whose work is being censored! Clearly, Ivone Silva’s powerful freedom from occult testimony angers the powers of darkness. Let’s share it while we still can!’ Laura Maxwell.

Ivani Greppi wrote:

I shared the video testimony below of Ivone Silva, ex- candomblé priestess in Brazil on my YouTube channel.  I received a legal notification email from YouTube stating that this video is blocked in Brazil. Per Brazilian law, Christian testimonies regarding ex-spiritist practitioners of Umbanda, Candomblé, or Quimbanda (Afro-Brazilian religions originating from Yoruba culture), are considered to be hate speech/ religious intolerance.

 

After my post, several people asked for a translation of this video into English.  I have added the English translation to the video link below.

Please click on CC button at the bottom of video for English Transcript.

YouTube Video Translation: Ivone Silva

Below is the translated transcript of Ivone Silva’s testimony. It is clearly not hate speech. It does not promote religious intolerance.

My name is Ivone Silva I was known as Mãe Baiana do Brasil (Mother Baiana of Brazil) nationally and internationally.

Demonic activities in my life began at an early stage. I was eight years old when during a certain night when I awoke to see people surrounding my bed. This is something that unfortunately I don’t like to speak of, but it is necessary to share.

I awoke in the middle of the night and they were there. There were four people surrounding me, some women and some men appearing to come from an orgy. They were inside my bedroom.

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I didn’t understand, I was little and I tried to figure out who these people were. They said they were my friends who were there to accompany me. I began to find this normal— seeing those things. They asked me not to tell anyone; that they were my friends.

Later on, I began to feel alone, I had no friends. I was a child who was different, sad, demonized, very precocious. And I never felt well, nothing helped. It was just something in my life after all.

And then one day, I realized that I heard voices. And those voices most of the time, I kept searching where they came from. And I thought, they came from my friends who came to help me.

Much time passed, and I grew up with this. Whenever I saw an airplane and felt fear, they (the spirits) whispered in my ear: “That is (only) a means of transportation. You will fly a lot. You will be rich. Have jewelry. And have everything you want.”

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So, I grew up with all this demonic activity. One day it dawned on me that I had certain powers. Powers to read fortunes (Tarot) cards, seashells. I began to explore this during my adolescence.

My mother was evangelical, but had turned away from the gospels, mainly due to my demonic powers. This is something that I don’t like to give much detail, but I began to frequent the “terreiro” (spiritist center) (with) my “mãe de santo” (priestess), who has now passed away.

One day—it was my birthday and a demon at the temple approached me and said that I was very dear to him. He would prove to me how much he liked me by manifesting physically to me on my birthday (party).

On the day of my birthday, a black goat was loosened inside the temple and it ran to my house. When it entered my house, it placed both paws over my birthday cake, ate a piece and disappeared.

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Two days later, I returned to the temple and the demon descended and said, “Didn’t I tell you that I was going to your party?”

This made me feel good, thinking that this was a friend, an angel, a spirit guide, an “Orixá” (Yoruba god); someone good who would protect me for the rest of my life.

Little did I know that I was completely deceived. As the years passed, I learned many demonic rituals. I learned how to sacrifice animals, how to make offerings at crossroads, cemeteries, waterfalls, forests, and any imaginable satanic ritual.

All this is demonic: Cards, fortune telling, spiritism, voodoo, it’s all demonic. I can say and affirm all this because I lived within this world.

So, my brethren, as the years passed, I became more and more accustomed to all this and during all these demonic activities, I had three failed marriages. The longest marriage lasted one year.

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I continued on like this thinking my life was good because I began to travel to Miami, Europe, throughout Brazil. Always very well dressed, because through my witchcraft, the devil gave me a lot of money. Perfumes, nice house, car, driver, I had it all. Except I didn’t have Jesus, who is the most precious of all.

During this entire time, I didn’t realize that I was losing my life. I never got along with my family. I never spoke to anyone, when I did it was only to offend. When they came to my house, I gave them money thinking that this was the solution to the problems. I was never a family woman; I was never a mother to my children.

I never realized the great joy of knowing Jesus, because when tribulation came, I would say “Oh my God, help me.” But it sounded strange to my ears, even though I did love Jesus. However, there’s a difference:  Calling on Jesus is one thing, knowing him is another.

In the meantime, I continued to meet famous actors, politicians, business owners, people with much money always by my side. So, I got used to this false world, a virtual world filled with cash.

Sometimes I had a lot of money, at times the money would be gone. I hate to talk about this, but I did horrible things. I sacrificed to Pomba Gira, Exu (Incubus, Succubus like spirits), gods of the forest, and waterfalls (Yoruba gods). I made offerings to all the gods.

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When people requested for me to perform rituals, believe it or not, the incantations always worked. My customers paid me well. And as the “Baiana” I became famous, strong, powerful.

When I was taken to the temple to learn the rituals, the priestess didn’t have to teach me anything. Since the demon had a very personal relationship with me, he taught me everything directly.

When I speak of the devil, I want the brethren to understand that he did not appear to me with horns and tail at all. He appeared as an angel, a good person trying to help me.

When I entered the temple, I went inside the “room of saints” (room used to prepare mediums in training) as well. But I only stayed in the room for three days instead of fifteen (required) days. The priestess said, “This one is already prepared.”

But I did pass through the humiliation of drinking water of “abo” (herbal drink), to see the larvae in the meat offerings. This is it brethren, I did see it, I gave my blood to that demon. I did everything that I needed to do without the help of the priestess. Just like you brethren don’t need a priest or priestess, you need God.

It was me and the demon. I didn’t need to learn anything else because this demon taught me everything I needed to know:  How to sacrifice goats, chickens; how to open up a grave and steal a corpse’s femur. All this I learned on my own with the demon by my side.

I hate to speak of these things, but what happened was that I was such witch as any other, but the Lord saved me. Because I was forced to open up goats and chicken take their innards and make offering to the enemy. Perform rituals with dogs in heat, black cats, all this I did.

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But brethren, God is bigger than all this. He saved me from all this filth, understand? Today brothers and sisters if you find yourself in this situation, don’t give offerings of moonshine to the (Exu) incubus, much less cigarettes, or any drink, or smokes, or clothing to Pomba Gira (Succubus), much less buy Cuban cigars to give to these demons. They’re all devils, and no one should offer these (gods) anything.

What we need is the anointing of the Holy Spirit through the Blood (of Christ) and you will see what happens.

I did all this, buying beautiful clothes to Pomba Gira (succubus), each one of my Orixá god had their own outfits, their drinks, their food offerings. I had quite a temple.

But to the honor and glory of our Lord, today I have Jesus in my life. This is all that matters. I won’t give the bloody details of my “animal sacrifices”.

We don’t need this. Because for the honor and glory of the Lord there is no necessity for these things. Brethren, the devil is defeated. I can say this now to the honor and glory of the Lord. When we have Jesus, listen, when we are part of Jesus’ celestial kingdom, listen well.

One day I was called to put a curse for a lady who wanted to by all means separate her daughter from her husband because her daughter was rich. Her son-in-law was poor, and she didn’t accept him.

She approached me and said, “Do this “work” (curse). How much is it?” I gave her the cost. She said, I want them separated any way possible.

When the demon descended, she made a pact with him, and I didn’t know it. Later I came to know about this pact, the demon asked for her daughter’s undergarments. And she brought it. Later on, the demonic entity appeared again and took the undergarments. At a later time, I saw the undergarments immersed in blood with a dagger in the “saint room”. For an entire year, the woman’s daughter suffered with problems in her uterus.

One day, the woman returned and asked for the same demon to appear who did the curse. When he returned, he said, “Didn’t you want to separate them with whatever it took?”

She had promised to bring him a rich offering:  Four goats’ offerings. But she didn’t do it. Since she didn’t fulfill the promise of the offerings, so he gave her daughter a disease.

And there was no way out, but for the honor and glory of the Lord, at this time the Lord was already with me. I had pity on the girl, since in reality, it wasn’t I who did the curse. I was unconscious during the rituals.

What happened was the girl was saved, she accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior. And this made me happy. But not all the stories had a happy ending.

There was a time when I went to make an offering at midnight. When approached the crossroads, it looked like there was a party there. I remember this as if it were today. They were all there (demonic spirits), (manifesting as) two men, and two women. The women drank, smoked, and laughed. They took their skirts and lifted them over their heads, exposing black garters on their legs. The men smoked and drank as if this was an orgy, a party. They were happy, and I didn’t know why.

When I got closer, I felt like I was levitating from the ground. This is when I was still young, at the beginning of my practicing (of spiritism). As I approached, they began to quiet down, until all became mute staring at me. What happened then is that I felt a tremendous sadness. I felt like I was one of them.

While they stared, I placed down my offerings as if I couldn’t see them. When I spilled the blood offering, they drank it, sticking their fingers in it bringing it to their mouths during the sacrifice.

When I turned away, I was not allowed to look backwards again, I heard their laughter and all the way home I smelled the cigar smoke as if it had impregnated in my clothes.

That night, I had a horrible night wondering when I would be set free from this. Because believe it or not, even though I did all these things, I wanted to escape it. At the same time, I was afraid to leave and lose my social status and money, my friends. This is what I feared.

But God was always powerful and saved me from this. Brethren, these people who I saw at the crossroads, laughing, drinking, and commemorating the blood offering that I brought them, they were all demons. They were not people of flesh and blood. They were demons waiting for their offerings.

And they gave me confidence that all would work out. Because they were pleased. In reality, the person who asked me to perform this ritual, got what she desired. If she’s happy today, I don’t know. If this person was saved, I don’t know that either. But I hope that the Lord finds her.

I want to ask you priests and priestesses, practitioners (of the different spiritual occult practices):  Leave this all for the love of God. Today. Listen to the voice of God, ask, plead, search Him, because He will answer.

Brethren, leave it all behind because it is all purely demonic. You are here today, if two seconds from now you are no longer here, you will be condemned to hell. To a place where there is only crying, fire, gnashing of teeth, sulfur, sadness, tears. Brothers and sisters, accept Jesus Christ.

If I cry today, I cry in my spirit, I cry with joy. Therefore, you must reject all this and accept the true God, the One who is knocking at your door every day. Because my God is a gentleman, he knocks at your door. The one who invades your life is the devil, with lies and obligations for someone who never did anything for us.

Our duty is to love Jesus Christ, he is our great provider who did all things for us. Brethren, run to (Him) today so you may have a sleep of peace, so you may have your home redeemed and washed by the blood of Christ. For you to see how wonderful it is to have Jesus Christ in your life, a present friend, 24 hours by your side to help you in your days here on earth with peace and hope. To have victory and salvation, in Jesus Name renounce all this.

I pray that these words enter your hearts. Only Jesus Christ saves. Only Jesus Christ can do all things. Look here, I abandoned this practice of Mãe de Santo (priestess) when I was at the top of my successful career.

I was on my way to Miami to do consultations for 70 people for $300.00 apiece. This is when the Lord called me, and I could not resist because I felt his calling in my heart.

I saw that He wanted to give me life, and life in abundance. Leave all this today brethren. Break it all (the curses/ strongholds). Do you think the devil will kill you? No, he will not. You will break in Jesus, He will wash you in the blood of the Lamb, he will cleanse you and you will live your life in peace enjoying your days by the Lord’s side.

You who have images, statues of deities/ saints made of clay, cement, plastic, wood, steel—all of these are satanic. They have demons. Open your Bibles. (All the Orixá gods are related to Catholic Saints:  Syncretism), therefore behind each statue/ image is a demon. This, no one can silence because it’s the truth.

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I’m telling you this in order that you be edified. The only one we may worship is God, Jehovah, King of kings. When it comes to idolatry, open your Bible to Apocalypse and you will see.

Apocalypse 22, verse 15 says:  But outside are dogs and sorcerers and sexually immoral and murderers and idolaters, and whoever loves and practices a lie.

Brethren, during this cursed life trajectory with demons by my side, I never got along with anyone. I was very ignorant, stressed, never slept. I used tranquilizers. I didn’t get along with my children, or any man. It was a horrible life, a crazy life.

I only liked parties, to prostitute myself. Nothing gave me pleasure. I was compulsive. Everything thing that was vanity, I wanted to buy. I felt that if I bought these things, I was fulfilling a need that never was fulfilled.

But what I needed was love, the love of God, the love of Jesus Christ in my life. And during these demonic activities all I had was regret and sadness.

Only Jesus Christ can cleanse us, restore us, and give us love. Satan is filled with wile and is very astute. One time I went to the cemetery to leave food offerings to a (demonic) deity.

When I arrived at the cemetery, at the entrance, I saw an old man with three black dogs. The old man was covered in sack cloth, burlap rags coming undone, brownish. He was hideous, with a long beard and boils on his face.

When I approached, he said, “Did you bring my food?”

I had chills from the top of my head to my toes. I stared at that man, and he stared back with protruding eyes while I felt as if I was levitating. I placed the food over a tomb.

When I began to leave, and he said, “Don’t look back.” And he remained there as I peeked sideways and saw that his nails were like claws tearing at the meat.

I could never forget that horrible scene. This demon brought me here just to appear/ manifest as “Omulu” (a deity of diseases and greatly feared and revered in Candomblé).

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Another time I was visiting a city where a crime was committed. Everyone was fearful asking who committed this crime. A young man of 17 was killed with two stab wounds to the chest.

I stayed at this city for 4 days. During one night, I went to sleep and saw the young man standing next to me. He stared at me with blood coming out of his mouth, nose, eyes.

The following day, I saw him again at night. This happened four days in a row. He kept following me. On the last night I asked God to make him disappear from my life since I was terrified.

And a demon manifested before me in the room. His feet were like goat’s. His tongue like a serpent’s when he spoke. From his trunk up, he was like a man, the bottom part was like a horse. His nails were black, and he wore a velvet cape. Inside the lining was red, outside it was black. He had a trident in his hand, wore a goatee, and laughed while staring at me. On his forehead, were two small horns. His skin was reddish/ purplish.

He said laughing, “I’m not here to play. I don’t want you to play around.” This is because I owed him a food offering, moonshine, cigar, and red candles. I owed him this.

He stomped the floor with his goat feet and growled like a mad dog at me. Suddenly there was a horrible odor like sulfur, acrid. He was angry because I had not made my food offering as promised.

Immediately, he transformed into the young man who was murdered. That’s when I understood that this demon was transforming in the image of the young man to fool me. This happened as certain as God lives, I did see all this.

All apparitions are created by Satan—since he has (the ability to perform) many special effects. He loves to scare and trick people. Because he came to kill, steal, and destroy.

Well then brethren, I worked much for the elite, high society, actors/ artists. Some famous people here in Brazil, I cannot name. It would be rude for me to expose these people. But I assure you, there were many.

Whomever is watching my testimony live, will be able to see their faces projected on the screen. And will be able to see documents proving the validity of all this. My testimony is true, and of God.

I was also consulted by many politicians—but don’t worry, I will not reveal names.

There were many international actors/ performers whom I am allowed to name. I consulted for Gloria Estefan from Miami Sound Machine, Andy Garcia, Sylvester Stallone. And all this I have documented to the honor and glory of the Lord.

All these people, they had no problem paying me, and they paid me well. What did they want? Fame, success, money, beauty, these are the things they wanted.

It’s a shame, but few of them accept the reality today. Many hang up the phone on me. Some call me with threats for me not to speak of them. But to the honor and glory of the Lord, I have given this testimony.

Brethren, it’s incredible how these people become dependent on this type of thing, this lifestyle. This experience with the devil affected me profoundly. But the Lord came and cleaned me, and washed me of all the guilt, tears, it was wonderful.

I hope that the Lord is like this all powerful in the lives of people who are still involved with demons, these artists/ performers.

Brethren, this is how my conversion happened, how Jesus saved me. I was going to Miami, and there I had 70 consultations scheduled, each for $300.00.

When I entered the plane, it was a blessing. I was seated in first class, very chic, all dressed up, flashy bling jewelry—looking like a Christmas tree. I was at my seat, eating during an evening flight.

The U.S. for me by now was my second home. I had an apartment rented since I constantly traveled there to practice divination, witchcraft, and all things demonic.

So, as I sat there in the special section of the plane, the curtain pulled back, and when I looked up, I saw a servant of the Lord.

Hallelujah.

She looked at me and said, “Ma’am, are you having dinner, am I disturbing you? Forgive me. But the Holy Spirit spoke to me back there.”

Hallelujah.

She looked at me and said, “The Lord wants me to tell you to stop doing everything that you’re doing.”

“Doing what?” I tried to act dumb.

She said, “You know what (I’m talking about). Stop in the name of Jesus Christ. He said enough.”

Then brethren, I almost died of fright. When she started to walk away, I asked, what’s your name?

She said, “Missionary Silvia.”

When I arrived in Miami, I got my luggage and rushed home. I entered the apartment filled with dread. The girl who assisted me said in Spanish, “What’s wrong? You’re so stressed.”

I said, “Get away from me creature, for the love of God. I’m not up for anything.” I hid from Jesus under my comforter. I was thinking either God or the devil was about to get me. I was afraid.

What the devil did with me was to tell me that I never had a chance with Jesus. The devil is a liar. If that’s what he is telling you brothers, he’s lying. In the Name of Jesus Christ, you have all the chances in the world.

I remained hiding, and the girl returned and said there was a man at the door who wanted to speak with me.

I said, “Tell him I’m not here, creature.”

She said, “But he insists, ma’am.”

Since he wouldn’t leave, I got up and went to the door. Standing there was a man wearing lipstick, all dressed up, wearing a cape, hair slicked back, and I said, “Dear Lord, what’s this?”

He said, “I’m Walter Mercado (celebrity astrologer).

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He offered me $9,000 to work two days a week. He would bring to Miami my children, my husband, and pay for my room and board at the Double Tree.

The entire time, I just stared at this man giving him a “no” while he kept insisting. Finally, he said, “$18,000, end of discussion.”

I opened the door and asked him to leave. I said to the girl, “Rose, I’m going to (Orlando) pick up some things at Disney for the kids, and I’m returning home.”

When I arrived back home in Brazil, after 4 days instead of the planned 4 months, my husband couldn’t understand what was happening.

Since I believed that the devil was telling me the truth, I was horrified when I got back home not knowing how to tell my husband that I was afraid. And that’s when Satan put in my mind that I needed to commit suicide.

That’s when things got heavy. Listen well, I had not yet accepted Jesus Christ. Still fearful and not knowing what to do, I wanted to escape from one side to another, not knowing where to seek for help. Demons kept telling me to kill myself since I was worthless.

So, I got a gun to kill myself, but then I thought to take rat poison instead, it was better that way. But as the brethren knows, I’m chubby. And someone I knew who died from rat poisoning—his face was so bloated even though he was thin, it made me worry about how big my face would be? It (my appearance) would haunt my children (forever).

I decided to get the gun and shoot myself in the ear. A while back, I remembered some lowlife telling me that if the bullet had a hole in it, it wouldn’t hurt. So, I grabbed a nail and a hammer to put a hole in the bullet. Meanwhile, I’m thinking that my children may hear the noise and come running to me.

I then picked up a magazine laying on top of the bed. It had some sayings on it that looked like a church publication. I didn’t know it was evangelical however when I called a number on the page.

The woman answered saying, “Jesus loves you.”

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And I said was, “Fine, what do you say about a person who wants to commit suicide?”

She was horrified, and asked why I wanted to kill myself. I said, just tell me what to do, what to read so I can die in peace.

She asked my name, but I said, if I tell you my name, you won’t want to talk to me. She insisted and I gave her my (spiritual) name, “Baiana of Brasil”.

She said, “Ah, now I’m really going to talk to you.”

Brethren, this woman was strongly used by God. She said, “Sister, give me your address.”

I asked her what for? And she said, “Well aren’t you going to die? If you want to die today Baiana, I’ll help you die.”

I thought, this is beautiful. I found someone courageous to help me. She asked for my address again, and I asked, what for?

She said, “I want to go to your funeral.” And after much arguing back and forth, I gave her my address.

She was used by the Holy Spirit when she said, “Let’s read Psalm 91, 22, 23, 104, 102.” Brethren, it was almost an hour of praying when I said, “Woman I want to die now, I’ve prayed enough.”

She said, “No, calm down. We’re praying only two more (psalms).”

As as she said this, my son called out to me saying that someone was downstairs calling on the intercom. I asked him, “Who is it?”

My son said, “They’re saying that they are God’s people.”

When I heard that, I told him to let them come in, since they were saying if we didn’t open the door, they would break the door down.

When they walked in, they took me by the arms saying, “Let’s go sister.” And they took me to church.

My brethren, at the church, demons were expelled (from me) like you wouldn’t believe. The girl from the phone had given them my address.

It was such a relief, and I accepted Christ. I arrived home filled with joy. When my husband saw me, he asked, “What’s going on?”

I said, “Nothing.” And that day I slept so well. The following morning, a sister (from the church) called me and asked if I had told my husband that I had accepted Christ.

I didn’t know what to say, and told her that I would let my husband know the following day. She asked me to tell him that same day, but I didn’t have the courage.

That night, the Holy Spirit woke me. I said to my husband that I needed to tell him something, but I didn’t have the courage to do so.

He asked me to tell him and I blurted out: “I accepted Jesus and no longer work for the devil.” Hallelujah.

My husband looked at me with wide eyes and said, “You’ll starve to death.”

I said, “I rebuke this in the Name of Jesus Christ.”

When he heard this, God used him when he said, “Now that you have accepted Him, continue on, don’t turn back under any circumstances.”

This made me so happy, even though neither my husband or my children had accepted Christ yet.

There was one year of testing. The devil did everything (against me). I lived a tremendous life because, even though I lost my store, my car, my jewels, my money, everything— but I didn’t lose my faith, or my children, or my husband. Praise God, my family remained intact as it is today. Hallelujah.

The Lord bathed my home with His blood, because my son accepted Jesus Christ, my daughter, my other son, my husband all accepted Christ. Praise God my house today is saved. Hallelujah.

The past creature, the “Baiana” I killed (was gone), but in the mind of others, she still existed. People kept calling me for spells and potions. Famous people called. Brethren, this person here today is victorious. Hallelujah in Jesus Name.

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I lost it all. I find it hard to find a Christian who would ever say they want to be a millionaire. No.

I accepted Jesus, and I’m happy with Christ. I’m maintaining my life, because the Lord blesses us. That old creature that had a Toyota, jewels, brand name clothing, was well-liked in famous circles, TV, in nightclubs, restaurants—that creature has died.

But there’s one thing:  The Lord always provided. Today, I may not sail in yachts, drive my Toyota, I don’t have my store, but I have Jesus Christ, and He doesn’t shame me, He doesn’t allow me to be hungry, to be unworthy.

When we accept Jesus it’s a journey, and Jesus didn’t come for cowards. I didn’t hold on to anything (material) even a pair of boots given to me by the devil, was stolen. Hallelujah.

The devil took back everything he gave me. I lost my car saying, “Amen”. Lost my store saying, “Amen”. I lost everything saying, Hallelujah.

I knew that the Lord honored me, and for His Honor and Glory, I’m here today to give this testimony with much joy because the Lord rescued me.

At the height of my necessities, I was in my house without any bread when a famous person called offering me a great deal of money to perform “macumba” (voodoo) rituals for them in Rio de Janeiro. And I said, “No, I’m waiting on the Lord.” And the Lord was faithful to me and will always be in the life of anyone who seeks Him in Spirit and Truth.

Another beautiful thing the Lord did in my life. The Lord is wonderful and beautiful always. Filled with splendor and love. I had nothing to eat at my house. And I was sad and said, “Lord, have mercy on us. What do I do?”

I went out and much to my surprise, I saw a man riding by on a bicycle when two chickens fell off his bike onto my sidewalk. I grabbed the chickens and chased after him yelling, but he didn’t hear me.

Feeling sad, I entered the house with the chickens, thinking that I could cook them. But then, my Jesus, if he returned, I wouldn’t have money to give him for his chickens. What should I do?

So, a sister called, and asked, “Did you receive your blessing?”

I said, “No blessing, but I have problem. Two chickens fell on my sidewalk, but I’m scared to eat them in case the man comes looking for them.”

“My sister, go eat the chickens. It’s a gift from God,” she said.

(Laughing) Hallelujah, that day we cooked the chickens, ate them and were happy with God’s mercy in our lives.

Another great blessing that the Lord did in my life when I had nothing—you’ll say, “this sister only says she had nothing.”

After one entire year (of testing) (Let me give you an) example: an engineer comes to Christ and remains an engineer, a doctor comes to Christ and remains a doctor; but a spiritist/ occultist (Satanist) can’t continue on, and my profession was “Macumba” (spiritist medium/ voodoo practitioner).

My husband had an industrial air-conditioning company. He closed it to work with me serving demons, we were both involved in the occult, and now there was nothing to live on.

People turned their back on us as is customary when people accept Jesus Christ. So, I went downstairs with my daughter and was playing with her outside my building. Suddenly, I’m praying and asking God to have mercy on us, since I had nothing (to eat) that day.

In a bit, a bird approached us—a tiny yellow thing with a black head, singing its heart out. Such happy little creature. My neighbor came over and asked if the bird was ours. I thought it was strange how it stayed close to us without flying away. She said, “What a beautiful bird. Will you catch it for me?”

She brought over a bird cage and I helped her place it inside. She said that her son was crying because his own bird had flown away, so she decided to take this one home (to her son).

Soon her son returned with a check, “My mother sent this for you.” (Money his mother would have spent buying him a new bird).

I thanked the Lord, and went to buy some things. Soon the boy returned crying saying the (new found) bird had (also) escaped. I told him how sorry I was, and now I didn’t have any money to return to him.

The boy said, he just wanted his bird to come back. Later on, he returned very happy saying that his original bird had suddenly returned.

And this is how the Lord has done so many miracles, and there’s not enough space in this recording to tell of all the wonders God has done for me.

Brethren, there’s something that I don’t like to discuss much, but it’s important. We need to sanctify ourselves more, refrain from (certain TV programs). Have you watched the (new) telenovela showcasing such idolatry? It’s very demonic, even if you lack wisdom, you understand that these things (on TV) are not good.

The angel flung from heaven, who is he? Satan. I worked with artists/ performers. They all talk about “macumba” (placing curses on others) using the occult/ voodoo.

Brethren, these people (on TV/ entertainment) share these demonic practices in their lives, in their blood, all the time. What they do is cursed. These TV programs are cursed nowadays. Usually they consecrate themselves to demons. Whenever you see people rise in fame, most likely they are involved in satanism.

We say these things because we trust in the Lord. But the demonic curses are great, including in music. There are certain songs that are purely demonic, satanic.

We need to pay attention to what we bring into our homes, to the center of our families. There’s much disrespect in Christian homes. If you have cable, you can watch Christian programing. Little by little you will achieve more sanctification in your lives. Movies with blood and gore, the children grow up watching the violence and horror, it’s not good for them.

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All these things are involved in satanism. Here in Brazil where people practice “macumba” (occult/ voodoo/ witchcraft), imagine in Haiti, Panama—I’ve been there—even in the United States (they practice these things). I visited Columbia Pictures where Sylvester Stallone was filming, and I saw up-close how many things are consecrated to Satan.

Several movies (The Exorcist, Rosemary’s baby) are purely satanic. Some people in church, are so clueless that they still rent movies like this.

Brethren, don’t mess with these things. Let the devil be in his own corner. Let’s believe in Jesus, but know that demons also have power, understand? What shall we do then? We must consecrate ourselves (to the Lord) and only bring into your homes things that will sanctify us.

Another thing, let’s be faithful when it comes to tithing. The devil whispers in Christian’s ears when it’s time to give by saying things like: You give money to the pastor when he rides in his nice car and you walk. He eats well. So, the Christian gives only half, and this opens up doors for demonic activity.

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12 Points on True Identity of Ghosts by Exorcist Mark Hunnemann.

Seeing Ghosts through God’s Eyes by Mark Hunnemann.

Mark Hunnemann, exorcist and author of Seeing Ghosts Through Gods Eyes, a dear friend of mine, wrote this excellent brief article.

12 Points Regarding the True Identity of Ghosts

by Rev, Mark A. Hunnemann.

 

In the last decade or so, the belief in ghosts has exploded; changing the spiritual landscape of America. Polls indicate that what was once a fringe belief is now embraced by at least one-third of those in the US–65% of young adults.

In addition to its prevalence, there are titanic issues at stake surrounding the question of their existence.My own passionate desire to get at a definitive answer to whether ghosts exist resulted in publishing Seeing Ghosts Through God’s Eyes–which is a comprehensive analysis of this juggernaut from a biblical worldview perspective.

Because of space constraints, I will state my thesis and then briefly give evidence to support it.One more preliminary point–this is NOT some ivory tower debating point…it is immensely practical and serious. Every day scores of dear people are becoming demon oppressed due to curiosity or confusion re this issue.

What we call ghosts are said to be the trapped souls of deceased human beings.We all have an ultimate authority we appeal to in order to answer life’s most basic questions–this authority is unconscious for most people.Two intellectual starting points: we can either answer this question via speculation or revelation…our autonomous reason or Gods word.

God’s word is emphatic that ghosts don’t exist. What we perceive as ghosts (apparitions, EVP’s, smells, shadow figures, and so on) are really demons mimicking deceased humans in order to deceive us.

1. Deut.18:9-14 God commands us in the strongest language to not attempt to speak to the dead…this occultic practice was popular in Canaan.As with idolatry the reason for the prohibition on spiritism was the demonic reality behind it All other passages in the bible re spirits are to be interpreted through this primary text (basic hermeneutics)…..

2. In 2 Cor. 11:14 we are warned that “Satan can appear as an angel of light” in order to deceive us.If the devil can appear convincingly in a form antithetical to his true identity as the prince of darkness, then he–and by extension his demons–can easily appear as an apparition of a little girl crying, an elderly lady dressed in white, Uncle Charlie, a spirit guide, and so on. In agreement with above text, most judicious paranormal investigators acknowledge that demons can mimick and morph into anything they so desire…anything. If that is the case, then how can we ever be certain that a paranormal phenomena is not demonic…..we CAN’T!

3. From personal experience as a demonologist and exorcist, EVERY alleged ghostly entity has revealed it’s true identity when biblically challenged.

4. Heb.9:27 (and many other passages) state that death is determinative of eternal destiny; that is, upon death our souls go to heaven or hell. For the honest seeker, there is good academic evidence supporting the authority of the bible as God’s word.

5. When Jesus died on the cross, He defeated Satan, death, and the grave…he holds the keys to death and the grave (Heb 2:14-15; Rev. 1:18) That a traumatic death could trap an unsuspecting soul is contrary to every doctrine of the bible.

6. For 3,500 years the historic Judeo-Christian faith has taught that ghosts were demons, but as New Age beliefs displace Christianity, the belief in ghosts has soared–both inside and outside he church.

7. Having studied the data carefully, the entities we call ghosts lack certain aspects integral to true humanness.

8. Ghost hunters claim that they use the scientific method. Yet the vast majority of traumatic deaths do not result in a haunting. If a theory (traumatic death can lead to soul being trapped) does not hold true in the vast majority of cases, then something is amiss re the theory…it certainly cannot be claimed to be based on science.

9.  Jesus created the world and sustains it moment by moment (Col.1:16-17) When He walked on earth 2,000 years ago demon possessed people came to Him in great numbers…the demons recognized who He was. Ghosts and demons are said to occupy the same dimension. Then, why do we NEVER see Jesus ministering to ghosts, who seem to be far from perfect….Also, why did ghosts not seek Him out to help them as demoniacs did….If they did exist, then we would rightly expect Him to help these allegedly poor trapped souls.The simplest and best answer is that He did not minister to ghosts because they don’t exist, otherwise He would be guilty of overlooking an integral part of His creation.A re those who seek to assist ghosts in crossing over more knowledgable and more compassionate than He who created the world and is perfect love…To ask the question is to answer it.

10. Lastly, (there are many more), if ghost are real ,then why do they not show the same character and personality as when alive…We are allegedly surrounded by ghosts, which means there should be a good cross-section of America represented. With many thousands of hours of EVP’s caught on tape, there are no EVP’s which sing of the glories of Jesus Christ….they are on the front door to eternity, and yet they are mute about AMAZING GRACE…demons hate grace.

11. What we call the paranormal realm is the place God has sovereignty decreed to be the temporary home of Satan and demons. Hence, we are unwittingly “playing in Satan’s sandbox”.This is unspeakably horrible and dangerous.

12. Any attempts to communicate with the dead are as dangerous as playing with a Ouija board..The commonality is an invitation for residents of spirit realm (which is Satan’s abode) to speak or make their presence known. That gives a foothold to demonic…

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Laura shares on casting out demons and healing the sick on her recent Mexico tour.

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Roman Catholicism: Comparing Mary to God by by Matt Slick of CARM.

Roman Catholicism, comparing Mary to God

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Roman Catholics certainly exalt Mary. In my opinion, they do so far too much and inadvertently attribute to her things that belong to God.  Of course, they will deny that she is a goddess or that they worship her.  They tell me that they are giving her the proper honor due to her (hyperdulia).  I understand their assertion. But is it right to endow to Mary things attributed to God, such as delivering our souls from death (CCC, 966), and to “to bring us the gifts of eternal salvation,” (CCC 969), etc. Can Mary simultaneously hear thousands of people praying silently in different languages all over the world1?  Without a shred of biblical evidence to support these and other things said of Mary, we must conclude that Roman Catholicism has gone beyond what is revealed in scripture.

This is why Protestants frequently equate Roman Catholic exaltation of Mary with idolatry.  Protestants maintain that God alone should receive the glory, that God alone performed the atoning work, that God alone delivers our souls from death, and that God alone has the ability to simultaneously hear thousands of silent prayers from around the world in different languages.

Still, Roman Catholics claim they are not committing idolatry, but are instead only giving Mary her proper honor – an honor derived completely from Roman Catholic’s Sacred Tradition.  So, which is it?  Does Roman Catholicism lift Mary almost to the level of God, or is it nothing more than a very high honor?  You’ll have to see for yourself.

Following is a grid comparing things attributed to God that are also attributed to Mary.  Some of them are shocking.

Are any of the things attributed by the Roman Catholic Church to Mary listed here in this article, found in Scripture?

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Access to Jesus Matt. 11:28, “Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.” “so no man goeth to Christ but by His Mother.” (Vatican Website:  Encyclical of Pope Leo 13th on the Rosary, Octobri Mense, Pope Leo 13th, 1903-1914).
Atonement 1 Cor. 15:1-4Col. 1:20; and through Him to reconcile all things to Himself, having made peace through the blood of His cross; through Him, I say, whether things on earth or things in heaven. “Christ alone truly offered the sacrifice of atonement on the Cross … In the power of the grace of Redemption merited by Christ, Mary, by her spiritual entering into the sacrifice of her divine son for men, made atonement for the sins of man and (de congruon) merited the application of the redemptive grace of Christ.  In this manner she cooperates in the subjective redemption of mankind.”  (Fundamentals of Catholic Dogma2, Ott, page 213).
Body Not See Corruption Acts 2:31, “he looked ahead and spoke of the resurrection of the Christ, that He was neither abandoned to Hades, nor did His flesh suffer decay.” “She, by an entirely unique privilege, completely overcame sin by her Immaculate Conception, and as a result she was not subject to the law of remaining in the corruption of the grave, and she did not have to wait until the end of time for the redemption of her body” (Pope Pius XII, Munificentissimus Deus, # 5); “her sacred body had never been subject to the corruption of the tomb,” (Pope Pius XII, Munificentissimus Deus, # 14).
Crush the Serpent Gen. 3:15, “And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your seed and her seed. He shall bruise [Heb. shoof, bruise, crush] you on the head and you shall bruise him on the heel.” (NASB3).  Gen. 3:15, “I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and hers; He will strike at your head, while you strike at his heel,” (vatican.va, New American Bible). “All our hope do we repose in the most Blessed Virgin—in the all fair and immaculate one who has crushed the poisonous head of the most cruel serpent and brought salvation to the world,” (Pope Pius IX, Ineffabilis Deus).
Deliver from death 2 Cor. 1:10, “[God] who delivered us from so great a peril of death, and will deliver us, He on whom we have set our hope. And He will yet deliver us,” “… You [Mary] conceived the living God and, by your prayers, will deliver our souls from death.” (CCC 966).
Devotion to 1 Cor. 7:35, “And this I say for your own benefit; not to put a restraint upon you, but to promote what is seemly, and to secure undistracted devotion to the Lord.” “The liturgical feasts dedicated to the Mother of God and Marian prayer, such as the rosary, an “epitome of the whole Gospel,” express this devotion to the Virgin Mary,” (CCC. 971).
Feasts Exodus 32:5, “Tomorrow shall be a feast to the Lord.” “The liturgical feasts dedicated to the Mother of God and Marian prayer, such as the rosary, an “epitome of the whole Gospel,” express this devotion to the Virgin Mary,” (CCC. 971).
Full of Grace John 1:14, “And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of graceand truth.” “The Holy Spirit prepared Mary by his grace. It was fitting that the mother of him in whom “the whole fullness of deity dwells bodily” should herself be “full of grace.” (CCC 722).
Helper John 14:1617, “And I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may be with you forever; 17 that is the Spirit of truth,” “Therefore the Blessed Virgin is invoked in the Church under the titles of Advocate, Helper, Benefactress, and Mediatrix.'” (CCC, par. 969).
Holy 1 Pet. 1:16, “because it is written, “You shall be holy, for I am holy.” “By asking Mary to pray for us, we acknowledge ourselves to be poor sinners and we address ourselves to the ‘Mother of Mercy,’ the All-Holy One.” (CCC 2677).
Hope of Grace 1 Pet. 1:13, “Therefore, gird your minds for action, keep sober in spirit, fix your hope completely on the grace to be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ.” “The holiness which is our end in Christ (cf. 1 John 3:2-3) was seen, by unmerited grace, in Mary, who is the prototype of the hope of grace for humankind as a whole.” (www.vatian.va, Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian unity.  Anglican–Roman Catholic International Commission (ARCIC), #59).
Intercessor Hebrews 7:25, “Hence, also, He [Jesus] is able to save forever those who draw near to God through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for them.” “… by her manifold intercession continues to bring us the gifts of eternal salvation … ” (CCC par. 969).
Look to Psalm 123:2, “So our eyes look to the Lord our God, Until He shall be gracious to us.” “After speaking of the Church, her origin, mission, and destiny, we can find no better way to conclude than by looking to Mary,” (CCC 972).
Lord’s Supper Mark 14:22-24, “And while they were eating, He took some bread, and after a blessing He broke it; and gave it to them, and said, ‘Take it; this is My body.’ 23 And when He had taken a cup, and given thanks, He gave it to them; and they all drank from it. 24 And He said to them, ‘This is My blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many.'” “Therefore, in the footsteps of Mary, “Woman of the Eucharist” (Ecclesia de Eucharistia, chapter VI), the Christian community lives this mystery! Strengthened by the “bread of eternal life”, it becomes a presence of light and life, a leaven of evangelization and solidarity.”  (Address of John Paul II, Altar of the Confessio of the Vatican Basilica, Sunday, 17 October 2004).
Mediator 1 Tim. 2:5, “For there is one God, and one mediator also between God and men, the man Christ Jesus.”  Matt. 11:28, “Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.” “Therefore the Blessed Virgin is invoked in the Church under the titles of Advocate, Helper, Benefactress, and Mediatrix.'” (CCC 969).
Offering Heb. 7:27, “who does not need daily, like those high priests, to offer up sacrifices, first for His own sins, and then for the sins of the people, because this He did once for all when He offered up Himself.”  See also Heb. 9:13 “It was she, the second Eve, who, free from all sin, original or personal, and always more intimately united with her Son, offered Him on Golgotha to the Eternal Father for all the children of Adam,” (Mystici Corpois Christ, par. 110).
Prayer, addressed to 2 Cor. 13:7, “Now we pray to God that you do no wrong; not that we ourselves may appear approved, but that you may do what is right, even though we should appear unapproved.” “Mary is the perfect Orans (pray-er), a figure of the Church. When we pray to her, we are adhering with her to the plan of the Father.” (CCC 2679).
Prayer, answers John 14:14, “If you ask Me anything in My name, I will do it.” Roman Catholics all over the world fully expect Mary, by her intercession, to provide answers to their prayers.
Prayer, hears prayers Psalm 65:1-2, “There will be silence before You, and praise in Zion, O God, and to You the vow will be performed. 2 O You who hear prayer, to You all men come.” “May the Blessed Virgin hear your every prayer.” (Message of John Paul II, read by H. E. Msgr. Francesco Marchisano, Grotto of our Lady of Lourdes in the Vatican Gardens, Saturday, 31 May 2003).
Preparing a Place John 14:1,2, “Let not your heart be troubled; believe in God, believe also in Me. 2 “In My Father’s house are many dwelling places; if it were not so, I would have told you; for I go to prepare a place for you.” “This mother … is waiting and preparing your home for you” (Handbook for Today’s Catholic, p. 31).
Receive us John 14:3, “And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you to Myself; that where I am, there you may be also.” “Jesus entrusts us to Mary as our Mother, and Mary receives us all as her children!” catholicculture.org/culture/library/view.cfm?recnum=748;  “Mary receives us, nurtures us, and returns us to God the Father in love,” (secretummeummihipress.com/content/view/172/117/).
Sinless 1 Pet. 2:22, “who committed no sin, nor was any deceit found in His mouth.” “The formal active essence of original sin was not removed from her soul, as it is removed from others by baptism; it was excluded, it never was in her soul. Simultaneously with the exclusion of sin. The state of original sanctity, innocence, and justice, as opposed to original sin, was conferred upon her, by which gift every stain and fault, all depraved emotions, passions, and debilities, essentially pertaining to original sin, were excluded.” (Catholic Encyclopedia, Immaculate Conception, newadvent.org/cathen/07674d.htm).
Trust in Psalm 9:10, “And those who know Your name will put their trust in You. For You, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek You.”;  Psalm 37:5, “Commit your way to the Lord.”  1 Pet. 4:19, “Therefore, let those also who suffer according to the will of God entrust their souls to a faithful Creator in doing what is right.” “By entrusting ourselves to her prayer, we abandon ourselves to the will of God together with her: ‘Thy will be done,'” (CCC 2677).
Well Pleased Matt. 3:17, “and behold, a voice out of the heavens, saying, “This is My beloved Son, in whom I am well-pleased.” “Above all creatures did God so love her that truly in her was the Father well pleased with singular delight,” (Pope Pius IX, Ineffabilis Deus).
Worship Matt. 4:10, “Then Jesus said to him, “Begone, Satan! For it is written, ‘You shall worship the Lord your God, and serve Him only.’” ” … when she [Mary] is the subject of preaching and worship she prompts the faithful to come to her Son… ” (Vatican Council II, p. 420).  (See this article for the documentation of the Quote)

 

 

  • 1.“May the Blessed Virgin hear your every prayer,” Message of John Paul II, read by H. E. Msgr. Francesco Marchisano, Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes in the Vatican Gardens, Saturday, 31 May 2003.
  • 2.nihil obstat and imprimatur.  The nihil obstat is a declaration that the material contains nothing objectionable to the Catholic faith.  It doesn’t mean that the one giving the approval agrees with everything within the work, but that the work contains nothing contrary to the Catholic faith and morals.  The Imprimatur means it is worthy to be published and distributed among Catholics.  Question:  If Christ alone offered the sacrifice of atonement, how can it be said that Mary atoned for the sins of man?
  • 3.Hebrew is “shoof” and means “bruise, crush, gape upon” ¹Wv 1) to bruise, crush, gape upon; Enhanced Strong’s Lexicon, (Oak Harbor, WA: Logos Research Systems, Inc.) 1995.

Matt Slick

About The Author

Matt Slick is the President and Founder of the Christian Apologetics & Research Ministry  CARM.org

 

ABOUT CARM

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We examine abortionatheismevolutionIslamJehovah’s WitnessesMormonismrelativismRoman CatholicismWiccauniversalism, (and more), along with Christian preachers and teachers.  In all our analyses we use the Bible as the final standard of truth in order to defend and promote Christianity. Please consider checking out our statement of faith.

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FOR MORE ABOUT: Laura Maxwell’s TV and Radio Shows, publications, speaking engagements, etc, please see her blog at https://ourspiritualquest.com/about/

FOR SPIRITUAL ADVICE OR HELP: https://ourspiritualquest.com/adviceprayer/contact/

Former New Age Spiritualist, Laura graduated from Strathclyde University, Scotland, earning a BA Honors degree in Psychology.

Many thanks for taking time to read and share the above post. For similar posts and more about Laura, please visit her blog Our Spiritual Quest.

DISCLAIMER:

Laura Maxwell does not necessarily agree with all the information and conclusions presented by friends, guest articles on her blog, TV or radio interviews or her own radio show.

Laura is not paid for writing in books, magazines or appearing on TV, radio or at events. All of her work is of a voluntary nature.

Click on this LINK to see some of her TV interviews.

During a LIVE show on Revelation TV – satellite across Europe, USA and beyond. Plus online.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Also On:

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A Young Man’s Near Death Experience Of Hell.

HELL, An Eternity Without The Acceptance Of Jesus.

Written by Kevin Riordan.

A few years ago while doing street ministry I encountered a group of kids skateboarding. They we between the ages 16-20. I began to talk to them about Jesus and they were making fun of me.

I told them that this was the most important information you will ever hear. I explained that the conversation we were having would have incredible significance one million years from now. That if they never put their faith in Christ, they would go to hell.

I then began to describe what it would look like. I shared with them that hell would not be a big party, where all their friends would be, but it would be unspeakable torment. I painted a pretty clear picture from scripture. I shared about the blackness of hell, the foul smells of hell, the dryness of hell, demonic torment in hell, the ear piercing wailing in hell, how their is no sleep in hell, and the lake of fire. I explained how you will have an eternal body that will never die, that completely feels all of the pain and torment. I explained how in hell you have your memory.

For all eternity you’ll remember every time someone came to you with the message of the gospel, appealing to you to follow Jesus. For all eternity you’ll remember laughing and scoffing, and rejecting the gift of salvation that Jesus died to give you. Lastly I talked about the hopelessness in hell as you are faced with the fact that you will be in that place for ALL eternity.

Most of the kids continued to laugh and joke, but there was one kid who was locked on everything I was saying. When I finished he pulled me to the side and asked if he could talk to me.

He began to tell me that he overdosed on heroin and died a year earlier. He told me that he was in the place I had described. He remembered coming out of his body and falling down a tunnel and landing in a pit. He said “I saw everything you described.” He told me about the the darkness, the smells, the horrible shrieks of pain and agony. He described the lake of fire that people were being thrown into, and the grotesque demons he saw. He told me that he looked up and saw a pinprick of light. He was suddenly sucked up to that light and back in his body. He told me that he didn’t know where he was, but that he was terrified of going back. I reiterated the gospel and he committed his life to Jesus.

Hell is real. It is not only for bad people. There is a misconception that if you are a “good person”, a generous person, you’ll go to heaven. The reality is that hell is full of people who were really good by the worlds standards, but sadly rejected Jesus. Heaven has plenty of people who were not so good by the worlds standard, but placed their faith in Jesus, received forgiveness and were born again.

If you reject Jesus, you reject His heaven. The bottom line is this, one way or another, payment for sin will be made. Either a person will receive Christ and His blood shed on the cross will pay for your sin, or you will reject Christ, and pay for your own sin in hell.

It is not Gods will that anyone go to Hell. God did everything He could possibly do to keep you out of that place by sending His son Jesus to die for your sin. Give your life to Christ. Experience healing and freedom in this life, and peace, joy and happiness for all eternity!!

By Kevin Riordan.

MORE ABOUT KEVIN:

Founder of Set Free Ministries

http://www.facebook.com/KevinRiordan

https://setfreeweekends.com/

Kevin and Amy Riordan

 

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FOR MORE ABOUT: Laura Maxwell’s TV and Radio Shows, publications, speaking engagements, etc, please see her blog at https://ourspiritualquest.com/about/

FOR SPIRITUAL ADVICE OR HELP: https://ourspiritualquest.com/adviceprayer/contact/

Former New Age Spiritualist, Laura graduated from Strathclyde University, Scotland, earning a BA Honors degree in Psychology.

Many thanks for taking time to read and share the above post. For similar posts and more about Laura, please visit her blog Our Spiritual Quest.

DISCLAIMER:

Laura Maxwell does not necessarily agree with all the information and conclusions presented by friends, guest articles on her blog, TV or radio interviews or her own radio show.

Laura is not paid for writing in books, magazines or appearing on TV, radio or at events. All of her work is of a voluntary nature.

Click on this LINK to see some of her TV interviews.

During a LIVE show on Revelation TV – satellite across Europe, USA and beyond. Plus online.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Vegas Supernatural’s Shawn Whittington with Laura Maxwell Ex Ghost Contactee and New Ager.

Catholic Exorcist, Rev. Shawn Whittington of  Vegas Supernatural, interviews Ex Ghost Enthusiast and New Ager Laura Maxwell,  on KCOR Digital Radio Network. 

Laura in Mexico.

NOW ON YOUTUBE, SEE BELOW!!!

As the show ends, my new friend, dear Shawn humbly said he feels he’s maybe been deceived, (thinking ghosts are real). I’d given proof they are deceptive demons. I’m very honored to return with Shawn for more shows. All glory to God!

Rev. Shawn writes:

Scotland’s own, the wonderful Laura Maxwell, on Vegas Supernatural – MONDAY! Exactly what part of this doesn’t scream, DO NOT MISS EPISODE??!!!

Laura will share her horrendous true story of surviving living as a spiritualist in a demonised ‘haunted home’, with her spiritualist medium mother and how this led to her beloved mother’s suicide.

Laura will also share about her spiritual warfare ministry which God has used to help people worldwide.

“HAPPY 4TH of JULY”! This is how a Paranormal Radio Show closes out the long holiday weekend, by Going To SCOTLAND! Paranormal, Supernatural, Occult Authority AND Warrior Against Evil, Scotland’s own “Laura Maxwell” with Rev. Shawn Whittington .

“THE” Laura Maxwell, a fine Scottish lassie and radio host. Kilts, Dirks, Claymores and A LOT OF HOLY WATER A MUST…

Listen on Monday July 8th at 01:00am UK, 5pm Pacific Time, and 8 pm EST, log onto  www.Kcorradio.com.

At the website click on LISTEN LIVE and >PLAY and you’re good to go. You can also Listen Live on your MOBILE DEVICE by calling 641-741-0800. The KCOR Digital Radio Network is NOW also on [iTUNES] and [TUNEin]. OR, You can just say, “Alexa, Play KCOR”!!!

Rev Shawn Ghostbgone.biz

Or you can listen and comment in the chat, as it airs on Facebook!

CLICK ON BELOW LINK:

 Vegas Supernatural, Laura Maxwell, Speaking Against Evil.

Hosted by Ghostbgone.biz  Monday, July 8, 2019 at 5 PM – 7 PM PDT.

Vegas Supernatural is a LIVE online All Things Paranormal Radio Show ONLY ON www.Kcorradio.com. MONDAYS!

Rev. Shawn writes:

THIS IS ABSOLUTELY ONE EPISODE THE DEVIL DOESN’T WANT YOU TO HEAR!

Laura Maxwell” on the next All New Vegas Supernatural – MONDAY!!

What a way to close out the long 4th of July weekend! You all know by now, whenever Rev. Shawn travels to the land of his ancestry, it’s an event. SCOTLAND, “The Rev.”and LAURA MAXWELL, NUFF SAID!!!

Ex Spiritualist, Author, Radio/ Television/ Film Personality, Occult and Supernatural Authority “Laura Maxwell” with Rev. Shawn Whittington on an All New Vegas Supernatural – MONDAY!!!

A one stop shopping website for all of Laura Maxwell‘s endeavors, Film, Radio, and her Kick A!@ You Tube Channel “Laura Maxwell Ex Spiritualist”!!! https://ourspiritualquest.com

Put on your kilt, hide your dirk and grab your claymore, join Laura and Shawn as they go to battle against The Forces of Evil…

Shawn Whittington and Laura Maxwell

 

MORE ABOUT SHAWN:

Rev. Shawn Whittington

MORE ABOUT LAURA:

Laura Maxwell on Revelation TV, Europe & USA.

Laura Maxwell’s TV and Radio Shows, publications, speaking engagements, etc, please see her blog at https://ourspiritualquest.com/about/

FOR SPIRITUAL ADVICE OR HELP: https://ourspiritualquest.com/adviceprayer/contact/

SEE MORE ON LAURA BELOW…

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Former New Age Spiritualist, Laura graduated from Strathclyde University, Scotland, earning a BA Honors degree in Psychology.

Many thanks for taking time to read and share the above post. For similar posts and more about Laura, please visit her blog Our Spiritual Quest.

DISCLAIMER:

Laura Maxwell does not necessarily agree with all the information and conclusions presented by friends, guest articles on her blog, TV or radio interviews or her own radio show.

Laura is not paid for writing in books, magazines or appearing on TV, radio or at events. All of her work is of a voluntary nature.

Click on this LINK to see some of her TV interviews.

During a LIVE show on Revelation TV – satellite across Europe, USA and beyond. Plus online.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Also On:

FACEBOOK 1.  https://www.facebook.com/LoraMax

FACEBOOK 2. https://www.facebook.com/aSpiritualQuest

TWITTER: https://twitter.com/ASpiritualQuest

YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/user/LauraMaxwellExSpirit

VIMEO: https://vimeo.com/user24570029

 

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Mexican Death Cults & Witchcraft Escalate: Dan Bidondi and Laura Maxwell, Truth Radio.

Dan Bidondi

Dan Infowars Bidondi worked for the famous news broadcaster, Alex Jones of http://www.infowars.com who was recently banned from YouTube! Dan mentioned his time on the show during his recent interview with Laura Maxwell.

We also spoke of my recent tour of Mexico and startling true news reports of skeletons or skulls being illegally exumed and sold in graveyards across Mexico for witchcraft markets! I shared proof that Mexican Death Cults and Witchcraft have spread globally in recent years and continue to escalate greatly.

I shared praise reports from a meeting I spoke at in Mexico. I referred to casting out demons at that meeting, healing the sick and the reality and significance of the gift of tongues.

Praying for people in Mexico with Pastor Arturo Perales.

Others witnessed that during ministry time, after my sermon, I spoke/prayed in Mexican tongues. I cast out demons in Spanish, not knowing the language at all, yet it was accurate, thus demonstrating the validity of the gift and the miraculous power of Jesus!

PLEASE LISTEN BELOW:

OR LISTEN ON DAN BIDONDI’S FACEBOOK PAGE:

MORE ON DAN BIDONDI:

Daniel Joseph Bidondi Jr

http://www.truthradioshow.com

Daniel Joseph Bidondi Jr.

Dan Infowars Bidondi 

https://www.facebook.com/TruthRadioShowOfficial/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeEjVK0p1o0f-mYw3bsnZ2A

‘Truth Radio Show brings you the worlds top headline news in alternative media, smashing through the lies of Mainstream Media! Exposing the globalists and “Declaring War On The New World Order”! Bringing unbiased, unsugarcoated, in your face, hard hitting media! Standing for God, liberty, freedom, your rights, and truth world wide!

Dan Bidondi who is no friend of “political correctness” will stand in the face of evil & tyrants to expose the truth at any cost! Truth Radio Show follows the lead of Infowars.com that is the tip of the spear in world wide alternative media!

http://www.TruthRadioShow.com/

Be sure to subscribe to https://www.youtube.com/user/TheAlexJonesChannel to stay on top and join the fight on the front lines against tyranny!’

FOR MORE ABOUT LAURA:

Laura Maxwell’s TV and Radio Shows, publications, speaking engagements, etc, please see her blog at https://ourspiritualquest.com/about/

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FOR SPIRITUAL ADVICE OR HELP: https://ourspiritualquest.com/adviceprayer/contact/

Former New Age Spiritualist, Laura graduated from Strathclyde University, Scotland, earning a BA Honors degree in Psychology.

Many thanks for taking time to read and share the above post. For similar posts and more about Laura, please visit her blog Our Spiritual Quest.

DISCLAIMER:

Laura Maxwell does not necessarily agree with all the information and conclusions presented by friends, guest articles on her blog, TV or radio interviews or her own radio show.

Laura is not paid for writing in books, magazines or appearing on TV, radio or at events. All of her work is of a voluntary nature.

Click on this LINK to see some of her TV interviews.

During a LIVE show on Revelation TV – satellite across Europe, USA and beyond. Plus online.

Also On:

FACEBOOK 1.  https://www.facebook.com/LoraMax

FACEBOOK 2. https://www.facebook.com/aSpiritualQuest

TWITTER: https://twitter.com/ASpiritualQuest

YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/user/LauraMaxwellExSpirit

VIMEO: https://vimeo.com/user24570029

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