Exorcism

Religion

A Bishop Wants to Solve Gang Violence by Spraying Holy Water from a Helicopter

It seems like just another tone-deaf idea from a deeply troubled Church.
Alex Norcia
7.12.19
mental health

Indonesian Kids Keep Getting 'Possessed by Spirits' During High School Exams

Is it time to abolish standardized testing?
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
4.5.19
Religion

These Occult Exorcists Say the Catholic Church Makes Demons Worse

If the person in need of an exorcism isn't a Christian, then why do you have to call a Catholic priest?
Jason Bunch
6.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Vatican Needs Way More Exorcists to Deal with All the Reports of Demons

So the church is launching a weeklong intensive course to train priests in the art.
River Donaghey
2.26.18
Comics!

'Text Exorcism,' Today's Comic by Ida Neverdahl

After not getting a text back from the boy she likes, a scorned girl needs an exorcism.
Ida Neverdahl
1.4.18
CAPITALISM

Meet the People Selling Haunted Dolls on eBay

$50 for the soul of a dead child? What a steal!
Luke Winkie
1.3.18
Film

Real-Life Exorcisms Are Far More Tragic Than Scary

In her heartbreaking documentary, 'DELIVER US (Liberami)' filmmaker Federica Di Giacomo follows a Sicilian priest as he exorcizes his flock.
Zing Tsjeng
10.23.17
Possessed: Modern Day Exorcisms

The Rise of Santa Muerte Worship and Demon Exorcism in Mexico

VICE travels to Mexico City to sit in on a pastor's demon liberation ceremony and meet people who believe they've been possessed.
VICE Staff
9.28.16
Art

Scooby-Doo as an Apocalyptic Road Warrior: This Week in Comics

Scooby-Doo’s way too busy killing nanobot monsters to dig into any Scooby Snacks this week.
Giaco Furino
8.19.16
Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande Is Not Alone: All Florida Girls Believe in Demons

The pop star's comments about demons have haunted her for years, but she's not crazy—she's just another girl from Boca Raton, Florida, where most teen girls believe in demons.
Mitchell Sunderland
3.22.16
Music

Facts About David Bowie You May Not Have Known

Looking back on little-reported moments in the life of the Thin White Duke.
Gavin Haynes
1.13.16
Paranormal

Exorcism and the City: Everything You Need to Know About Demon Expulsion

A look at modern–day exorcism, from possessed "ghost realtors" to New Age entity removal specialists.
Gabby Bess
12.15.15
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