News Fear of "evil spirits", Nashville priest has Harry Potter...

Fear of “evil spirits”, Nashville priest has Harry Potter banned from school

Students will no longer be able to borrow books relating to the adventures of the famous wizard. The priest of St Edward’s school in Nashville, Tennessee (United States) had the seven books in the Harry Potter series banished from the library of this Catholic establishment.

Reason? “The curses and spells cited in these books are real curses. When read by humans, evil spirits may arise, ”wrote Father Dan Reehil, in an email to parents of students.

According to the Tennessean newspaper, Dan Reehil also explains in this text that he addressed exorcists in the United States and the Vatican before deciding to ban the works in this series launched in 1997 and which met with immense success.

Already banned several times

Rebecca Hammel, head of schools in the Diocese of Nashville, assured that Dan Reehil had “the canonical authority to make such decisions”, adding that the books would no longer be present in the school’s new library.

In seven volumes, readers follow of a young wizard named Harry Potter at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and his fight against Lord Voldemort.

The literary saga of British novelist J.K Rowling has been repeatedly banned in schools in the United States and the United Kingdom for allegedly promoting Satanic values ​​or black magic.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Latest news

What is true and what is false in the mini-series “Great” about Catherine II – Newspaper

What is true and what is false in the mini-series "The Great" about Catherine II Gazeta.Ru.

Pakistani Airbus A320 crashes in residential Karachi, at least 80 dead

InternationalCRASH - A plane crash occurred this Friday morning in a residential area of ​​the city of...

They enabled the walks for the weekend in Córdoba – Informed, upon return

They enabled the walks for the weekend in Córdoba - Informed, on the return - Chain 3 Argentina ...

Price of the dollar today Friday May 22, 2020 at the close, exchange rate

Mexico City. Today Friday May 22, 2020 the dollar listed on $ 22.73 pesos, according to the investing.com platform....

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you