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Archbishop performs exorcism at spot where protesters toppled Serra statue
https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-10-17/archbish...

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — The archbishop of San Francisco performed a short exorcism Saturday outside a Catholic church where protesters had earlier toppled a statue of Father Junipero Serra, saying the ceremony was intended to drive out evil and defend the image of Serra.

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Despite characterizations in popular culture, the Chronicle reports that exorcism is more commonly a solemn ceremony to evict the devil or evil spirits from an area or person.
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