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Author Nickell, Joe.
Title Looking for a miracle : weeping icons, relics, stigmata, visions & healing cures / Joe Nickell.
Imprint Buffalo, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1993.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  BT97.2 .N53 1993    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  BT97.2 .N53 1993    AVAILABLE  
Author Nickell, Joe.
Subject Miracles -- Controversial literature.
Parapsychology.
Occultism.
Description 253 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local Note DV: Hdbk., gift.
Note ORIG URSUL BIB: .b1941641URSUL
ISBN 0879758406 (cloth) : $23.95
OCLC # 28415846
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments5
1Introduction9
2Miraculous Pictures19
  The Edessan Image19
  The Shroud of Turin22
  The Image of Guadalupe29
  Other Miraculous Pictures34
3Magical Icons45
  Weeping Icons48
  Bleeding Effigies58
  Other Animated Figures62
4Mystical Relics73
  The Blood of St. Januarius77
  Januarius and the Pozzuoli Stone83
  The Incorruptibles85
  Burning Handprints93
5Pentecostal Powers101
  Speaking in Tongues103
  Prophecy109
  Taking up Serpents116
  Other Immunities121
6Faith Healing131
  How Faith Healing "Cures"133
  "Healing," Hoopla, and Hoaxes137
  Lourdes145
  Prophets of Healing154
7Ecstatic Visions167
  Marian Apparitions169
  "Miracles" at Fatima176
  Hoax at Garabandal181
  Mystery at Zeitoun185
  Medjugorje Mania187
  Other Apparitions194
8Sanctified Powers209
  Luminosity209
  Levitation211
  Bilocation216
  Stigmata219
  Inedia225
  Exorcism229
  Apport Production232
9Afterword239
 Index245