Jul 24, 2013
The Heartland Institute
What a Bad Trip
On October 29, 2012, according to their federal court complaint, Bella and Alexander Kuperman of Skokie, Illinois set out for the remote central Brazilian village of Abadiania in a quest to meet "the man some call the most powerful spiritual healer" in the world: Joao de Deus: "John of God."
Trend Hunter Magazine
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The Akomplice Summer 2012 lookbook showcases the style and vision behind the duo of this eccentric clothing retailer.
Healing Of Brazil & Peru Is Topic Of CHEO Meeting On June 24
The public is welcome to attend the free monthly CHEO meeting on Sunday, June 24, from 2-4 p.m. at Eastgate Mall.
'John of God' cures thousands in Brazil
Every week using mainly his hands but also armed with scissors, a knife and scalpel, Joao Teixeira de Faria, a self-styled Brazilian medium and "psychic surgeon," treats thousands of sick people who claim to be cured.
Monterey County Herald
Ill flock to Brazil 'psychic surgeon' John of God
In this Feb. 23, 2012 photo, patients sit as they prepare to undergo spiritual cures at the "Casa de Dom Inacio de Loyola" in Abadiania, in the state of Goias, Brazil.