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Un ministère de bricolage rituel Le cas d’un exorciste diocésain

Abstract : Since Vatican II, the exorcism ministry evolved significantly, from its diabolic tendency to a psychological tendency. Today, the exorcist tries mainly to help his patients not to see the devil everywhere. But in between the catholic instructions and the popular expectations, the exorcist-priest has to negotiate individual solutions. He is at once a priest, a psychotherapist and a devil hunter. Always, on the margins, he invents a new therapeutic system.
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Laurent Amiotte-Suchet. Un ministère de bricolage rituel Le cas d’un exorciste diocésain. Ethnologie française, Presses Universitaires de France, 2016, 161 (1), ⟨10.3917/ethn.161.0115⟩. ⟨halshs-01648538⟩

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