Catholic Bishop To Use Helicopter To Perform Mass Exorcism On City

The Bishop hopes the act clears the city of demons.

Using a helicopter, Monsignor Rubén Darío Jaramillo Montoya will drop holy water across the city of Buenventura, Colombia in order to exorcise its residents of demons, according to According to Boing Boing**. (**Boing Boing incorrectly claimed the Bishop was using a plane)

via RCN Radio (Google translation):

Monsignor Rubén Darío Jaramillo Montoya, Bishop of Buenaventura, said that from a helicopter of the National Navy, holy water will be poured over the entire city to bless it and end the evils that afflict it.

The Catholic bishop of Buenaventura, Columbia, is responding to the 51 murders that have occurred in five months.

The priest said: "It will be a great public demonstration of the entire community, where we will pour holy water to see if so many bad things end and the devil comes out of here."

The Bishop is coordinating with the mayor and the National Navy to drop the holy water on either July 13 or 14.

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