SpiritualDirection.com / Catholic Spiritual Direction

Can Demons Read our Thoughts? — An Exorcist Responds

August 29, 2013 by  
Filed under Demonology, Fr. Fortea

Can Demons Read Our Thoughts? Father Fortea, can demons read our thoughts? No. Though demons can tempt us, they cannot read our thoughts. With their great intelligence, they can guess what we are thinking – but they can never be absolutely certain. As spiritual beings, they are much more intelligent than we are, and as such, they can deduce things with greater accuracy and with fewer external... Read More

Thoughts: from the devil or just from my own mind?

March 13, 2012 by  
Filed under Dan Burke, Discernment

Dear Dan, my thought life is sometimes out of control. When I get angry or disturbed it seems like these feelings press a “replay” button on the scenes of my struggle to the point where I want to scream to make it stop. Sometimes I lose lots of sleep. The tapes in my head replay what I should have said or could have said – what will I do in response etc. I guess my main question is how do... Read More