Demonology: Signs of Demonic Possession

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 Signs of Possession:

  Contortions

Paranormal Capabilities

Superhuman Strength

Knowledge of Previously Unknown Languages

Unnatural Body Movements

Speaking in Tongues (glossolalia)

Insults

Blasphemies

Appearance of Wounds that Vanish as Quickly as they Appear

Thinking Oneself Possessed

Leading a Wicked Life

Living Outside the Rules of Society

Being Persistently Ill, Falling into Heavy Sleep and Vomiting Strange Objects

Making a Pact with the Devil

Being Troubled by Spirits

Being Tired of Living

Being Uncomfortable, Ugly, and Violent

Making Sounds and Movements like an Animal

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