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God, The Biggest Unsolved Mystery

August 2nd, 2011 § in Religion

God is without a doubt the most talked about unsolved mystery. Many accept what they have been told throughout the years and some have questions that no one seems to be able to answer. How does anyone know for sure that there is a God? Who is to say for sure he did the writings [[...]

On the Track of Manitu

August 2nd, 2011 § in Religion

The mysterious World of Spirits of the Indians World of spirits and reality: For the North American Indians they have been connected inseparable. Sunbeams, water murmur, bear roaring – according to the Indian conception all things and phenomenons have a soul. World of spirits a[...]

Black Madonnas and Pilgrimages

August 2nd, 2011 § in Religion

We know that with Stonehenge sun, moon and the stars had been considered. As well the construction of cathedrales in the Middle Ages oriented itself from the constellation of stars. The above-mentioned suggests that the cathedral is – similar to the stars – something everlast[...]

Vampires in Past and Present – Part II: Research and Theories

August 2nd, 2011 § in Religion

Throughout history and even present times, the Vampire phenomenon has been researched by different people. The three most important and famous of them have been the French Benedictine Dom Antoine Augustin Calmet, the English Catholic and Occultist Montague Summers and the America[...]

Vampires in Past and Present – Part I: Etymology, Myth, Legend and History

August 2nd, 2011 § in Religion

Vampires have been called a lot of names around the world. The word “vampir” was of Slavic origin and had been used in Russia, Serbia, Hungary, Poland and Romania. It derived eventually from Hungarian language and means “to drink”.   At the beginning of the 18th cent[...]

Vampires in Past and Present – Part III: Reality

August 1st, 2011 § in Religion

There are different types of vampires and is has to make the difference between real vampires, role playing vampires, fictional vampires, animals (bats), medical conditions or blood fetishists.   The fictional vampire exists thanks to Hollywood and before that thanks to the [...]

Exorcism

August 1st, 2011 § in Religion

Catholic Church has even developped an own ritual for the exorcism. The Roman Rites Register dated 1614 is a classical guide for exorcists that is still applied today. It contains prayers, bible recitations, litanies and formulas of banishment. Demons as well as angels are invisi[...]

Marie Bernarde Soubirous: From the Life of a Saint

August 1st, 2011 § in Religion

In Lourdes, Bernadette is always near the sick people with her message of suffering – which she lived in hope and joy. As she is near the pilgrim with the evidence of her life and with the message of the Immaculate Conception. Who was Bernadette? She was the daughter of a mille[...]

The Unexplained Mysteries Of The Miracles Of Lourdes

July 27th, 2011 § in Religion

The unsolved mystery of the miracles of Lourdes has been known for hundreds of years. The story starts when a fourteen-year-old girl saw the Virgin Mary appear to her eighteen times. The girl was given a message by the aspiration. She was told to tell everyone to pray and do pena[...]