The Catholic Church is having a
difficult time finding new exorcists.
Older priests who still perform the
rites see up to 30 people a day and
work closely with psychiatrists to
separate mental illness from
possession, but some suggest
younger priests are becoming more
afraid to spend hours in windowless
rooms performing exorcism rites. Source
Back in the day in Slovakia when the priest would walk by with the Eucharist through town, people would drop instantly to the ground. Be it mud, water, snow, thorns, whatever they would drop in reverence and awe
In his address to the United Nations General Assembly on Friday, Pope Francis offered slightly more aggressive comments on the need for an international response to climate change and environmental degradation than he delivered in Washington.
Headcanon: Before McCree was an outlaw, he studied in a Catholic seminary. While he often got in trouble for carousing, troublemaking, and numerous mean-spirited pranks on classmates and staff, he managed to skirt by enough to graduate. To this day, regardless of his crimes, Jesse McCree, outlaw, gunslinger, Blackwatch agent, is still, technically, an ordained Catholic priest.
A Catholic Priest in Brazil tried to raise money for charity by taking to the sky strapped to a chair and 1,000 helium balloons, got to 20,000 feet and then realized he didn’t know how to use his GPS, went missing, and two months later was found dead 100km out to sea. source