Spirituality and exorcism on the NHS

Posted by Atticus on Friday, November 4, 2011
An amendment to the Health and Social Care Bill, tabled by psychiatrist and crossbench peer Baroness Hollins, called for the words ‘spiritual health’ to be inserted into a clause about the duty of the secretary of state, the NHS Commissioning Board and clinical commissioning groups to improve the quality of services.

Tessa Kendall, NSS Senior Campaigns Officer, said: “Spirituality is already covered in healthcare provisions even though its use is so broad as to be almost meaningless – ...

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Helpful ghosts and friendly fairies in paranormal 'hotspots' across the UK

Posted by Atticus on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 In : Phenomena 

The Supernatural Angel Report also uncovers a series of 'hotspots' - where guardian angels and fairies seem to congregate in the UK after scouring police and council records.

The report into 'angelic paranormal activity in the UK' found that in the past 25 years there have been a staggering 755 official reports to cops and councils in the UK.

Hotspots of 'good' paranormal activity include the historic village of Croston in Lancashire, where there have been 44 official reports of fairies liv...


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Speaking To The Dead..... DIRECTLY!

Posted by Atticus & Joe Nickell on Friday, October 15, 2010 In : People 

Unlike those who seek out mediums—supposed intermediaries between living people and their dead loved ones on the Other Side—Jean Stevens has a more direct means of contact. The 91-year-old woman of Wyalusing, Pa., had the corpses of her husband and twin sister dug up so she could keep them at home and talk to them.

The story surfaced in June 2010 when state police discovered the embalmed body of James Stevens on a sofa in Mrs. Stevens' garage and that of her sister June on another sofa ...


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Million Ghost March To Defy Logic

Posted by Atticus on Thursday, July 8, 2010 In : Happenings 

IIIIIIITTTTSSS TIIIIIIIIME!!! from a sold out arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.......ah, hold on. Its not UFC time but something quite different!
Its time for TAM8!
And one day, RiPA will go there!

Clairvoyants, mediums and psychics worldwide are invited to contact spirits in a major nonviolent protest of an annual convention of skeptics taking place at the South Point Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas July 8-11, 2010.

“For too long, paranormal skeptics have mocked people with a curiosity about ghosts, ...


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It's too late to worry that the aliens will find us

Posted by Atticus & Seth Shostak on Monday, July 5, 2010 In : A Tad Out-There! 

So Stephen Hawking is worried about aliens. The famous physicist recently suggested that we should be wary of contact with extraterrestrials, citing what happened to Native Americans when Europeans landed on their shores. Since any species that could visit us would be far beyond our own technological level, meeting them could be bad news.

Hawking was extrapolating the possible consequences of  a small but durable exercise known as SETI, the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence.

Seth Shost...


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