The Demon-Haunted Mind

'The Torment of Saint Anthony' by Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475–1564) VCG Wilson/Corbis via Getty Images

Demons exist only within the human imagination, but that doesn’t make them harmless. If positive religious world views can result in a more positive state of mind, then might belief in soul-clawing, life-wrecking horned Hell fiends edge one closer to the edge of madness? Join Robert and Christian as they explore a recent study on the topic, and they might even summon a demon or two from the realms of myth.

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Topics in this Podcast: demons, demonology, psychology, human condition