The cost of a one-hour exorcism session: a $295 “suggested donation.”
The rite of exorcism is not quite as sensational as movies and legend might have one believe.
Necrobutcher (né Jørn Stubberud,) of the Norwegian black metal band, Mayhem met with Larson for an exorcism.
“Exorcists need to be certified to eliminate the practice of exorcism by untrained novices,” Taraborelli says.
Not as exotic as it sounds: in New York, we have crystals, astrology, and exorcism salts.
Shakespearean scholars have pointed out the connection between the dramatist and the exposer of exorcism.
The effect of suggestion, exorcism, etc., should be tried and noted.
He says: It is not the prayer that cures, but the praying person; not the formula, but the spirit; not exorcism, but the exorcist.
The exorcism was more effective if the name of the demon could be ascertained.
exorcism here is seldom practised, the working of a spell being the usual means employed for getting rid of the evil property.
early 15c., "a calling up or driving out of evil spirits," from Late Latin exorcismus, from Greek exorkismos, from exorkizein "exorcize, bind by oath," from ex "out of" (see ex-) + horkizein "cause to swear," from horkos "oath." Earlier in the same sense was exorcization (late 14c.).