Baby Starved To Death Believed To Be Possessed

Pope Francis is credited with an increase in the number of exorcisms performed around the world. The diocese at Milan and at Rome have more than doubled the number of priests trained to perform the ceremony.

In suburban Dallas, meanwhile, a two-year-old boy who died last month had been starved for more than 20 days by his parents and church members because they believed he was possessed by demons.

ABC’s Jim Ryan joined us Thursday morning to discuss.

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