Looking for a Miracle: Weeping Icons, Relics, Stigmata, Visions & Healing Cures

The willingness of people to believe in magical icons, mystical relics, and miraculous pictures like the Image of Guadalupe is almost as curious as these phenomena themselves Though they cry out for scientific investigation, millions of people blindly accept them as fact.Historical and paranormal investigator Joe Nickell confronts such strange events, powers, and objectThe willingness of people to believe in magical icons, mystical relics, and miraculous pictures like the Image of Guadalupe is almost as curious as these phenomena themselves Though they cry out for scientific investigation, millions of people blindly accept them as fact.Historical and paranormal investigator Joe Nickell confronts such strange events, powers, and objects as the Shroud of Turin, bleeding or weeping statues, burning handprints, liquefying blood, ecstatic visions, miraculous cures, and people speaking in tongues in Looking for a Miracle Departing from standard critiques of religion, Nickell carefully investigates the evidence relating to specific claims.Religious believers and rationalists alike have much to learn from this revealing examination of the evidence for the miraculous.
Looking for a Miracle Weeping Icons Relics Stigmata Visions Healing Cures The willingness of people to believe in magical icons mystical relics and miraculous pictures like the Image of Guadalupe is almost as curious as these phenomena themselves Though they cry out for s

  • Title: Looking for a Miracle: Weeping Icons, Relics, Stigmata, Visions & Healing Cures
  • Author: Joe Nickell
  • ISBN: 9781573926805
  • Page: 470
  • Format: Paperback
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    About the Author

    Joe Nickell

    Joe Nickell, Ph.D University of Kentucky, 1987 , is Senior Research Fellow of the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry CSI an international scientific organization and investigative columnist for Skeptical Inquirer magazine.A former professional stage magician he was Resident Magician at the Houdini Magical Hall of Fame for three years and private investigator for a world famous detective agency, Dr Nickell taught technical writing for several years at the University of Kentucky before taking the full time position with CSI at its offices at the Center for Inquiry in Amherst, New York.Utilizing his varied background, Nickell has become widely known as an investigator of myths and mysteries, frauds, forgeries, and hoaxes He has been called the modern Sherlock Holmes, the original ghost buster, and the real life Scully from The X Files He has investigated scores of haunted house cases, including the Amityville Horror and the Mackenzie House in Toronto, Canada Nickell was an inspiration for Hilary Swank s role as a miracle investigator in The Reaping 2007.

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