faith healer


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faith healer

(fāth)
n.
One who treats disease with prayer.
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He claimed that the circumstantial evidence showed that Naseem was a faith healer and had allegedly developed relations with the woman, which led to his killing at the hands of the couple.
As a mananambal or faith healer, locals used to come to Luzminda for healing.
30 ( ANI ): A faith healer, who was earlier held in connection with the murder and rape of a seven-year-old girl in Kasur, was found hanging from a ceiling fan at his house, under unknown circumstances near Lahore on Monday.
The trouble started after Ahmad Khan, a Langa Maganiyar, was allegedly murdered by a local faith healer on September 27, in Danta village in Jaisalmer district.
According to details, the fake faith healer, who was also a servant employed at the house of the deceased, recorded a video of the victim Arsalan reciting a naat an hour before he beheaded him.
This latest jawdropping stage show, recorded at London's Palace Theatre on his 2015 tour, sees him explore the world of evangelical faith healing - even though he once labelled faith healers "shysters".
After dropping the faith healer, the father-son duo entered the office and before the father could switch on the light, the suspect, allegedly, hit the father on his head with the fire extinguisher.
The story is told over four successive monologues, the first and last featuring faith healer Francis Hardy (Sean O'Callaghan), who travels the pubs and village halls of the British Isles curing the lame and afflicted in theatrical fashion.
First to be crucified was a female faith healer, who was identified by one of the "Roman centurion" who hammered one of the nails in her palm, as "Ka Precy.
She was speaking yesterday at the trial in Pescara of faith healer Ernani Barretta, 63, who denies masterminding the blackmail plot.
KARACHI, July 8 -- The Korangi police on Wednesday arrested a fake faith healer and his disciple who had burnt a young girl late Tuesday night.
We find "Delicious" Dean at the opening of the movie looking for a miracle by a Christian faith healer but is not "chosen" to be healed that day.

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