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Christian Folk Saints

Folk Heroes, Folk Healers, and Indigenous Spirits

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Christian Folk Saints: Folk Heroes, Folk Healers, and Indigenous Spirits by Marcellus Altshuler
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Frequently, their actions in life as well as in death distinguish folk saints from their canonized counterparts: official doctrine would consider many of them sinners and false idols. Their ranks are filled by folk healers, indigenous spirits, and folk heroes. Some are as likely to receive a request to curse an enemy or protect a drug runner as to heal a family member. Folk saints occur throughout the Catholic world, and they are especially popular in Latin America, where most have small followings; a few are celebrated at the national or even international level.
Release date Australia
November 3rd, 2015
Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
black & white illustrations
Imprint
Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages
430
Dimensions
216x279x22
ISBN-13
9781519100986
Product ID
24358085

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