Are there any Church teachings about ghosts?


Lately, some of my family members have been drawn into watching the latest myriad of TV ghost stories such as “Ghost Hunters” and the like. I am aware that as a Catholic a soul is judged immediately and therefore should not be “hanging around” to haunt us. Some feel that there is nothing wrong but I cannot help but feel that watching TV programs such as this is somehow wrong. I would appreciate some guidance as to whether there is any church teachings on this subject.:confused:


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