faith healer


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faith healer

(fāth)
n.
One who treats disease with prayer.
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Police said the arrest came after the police received a complaint that a fake faith healer had been physically and sexually abusing and exploiting women.
Waqas Ali, the victim, was brutally assaulted by the faith healer, who has been identified as Azmat Shah, along with his son and security guards.
Instead of going to a hospital to have it operated on, I went to a female faith healer and psychic surgeon in Makati whom I had observed many times before, and whom I considered to be genuine.
His job as a faith healer may be to rid people of Jinn, but it is also to change the way the depressed people of Kashmir think about the world around them.
The aliens wonder if this faith healer, who is using a symbol similar to Max's tattoo, could be another extraterrestrial.
Often there is turning towards faith healers due to strong religious faith and easy accessibility.
Last month, a 'faith healer' was arrested from Gujranwala for subjecting two minor girls to sexual assault.
We would be very worried about people relying on a faith healer instead of proper medical care.
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.
10 indicates the gender of the faith healer. The figures shown in the above table depict that 88.9% of the respondents were visiting male faith healers, whereas only 11.1% respondents were visiting female faith healers to cure infertility.
MANDI BAHAUDDIN -- A fake faith healer killed and beheaded a 5-year-old boy over a minor argument concerning a sum of Rs 5,000.
DERREN BROWN: MIRACLE Channel 4, 9pm HYPNOTIST, mind reader, master illusionist and now faith healer. Derren Brown, pictured, has got plenty of tricks up his sleeve, and even if you are a sceptic, you can't deny his shows are a thrill.