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Enlightenme..'s Avatar Jump to comment 9 by Enlightenme..

I have for a very long time been suspicious of the concept.

It suggests Agency - possession by Satanic force; it lends itself so easily to lack of accountability in the self-sense, (quite useful for tempted Catholic priests) and Demonisation in the 3rd party sense. 

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