Today is the Day of the Dead in Mexico. We discuss the Aztec goddess of the dead, Mictēcacihuātl, the rites associated with her worship, and possible connections to the ancient cult of the dead that deceived the Israelites even while Moses was still leading them.
The Spiritualist movement, which began in New York in 1848, is growing in the UK, mainly because of an influx of Millennials. But talking to the dead through mediums is a very old practice that was condemned by God about 3,500 years ago.
American Christians often participate in activities that come from pagan traditions. Rev. Dr. Robert Bennett, author of Afraid: Demon Possession and Spiritual Warfare in America, talks about why we don’t see them for what they are.