what is the catholic church’s opinion on mediums contacting members of families who have been layed to rest
It is forbidden.God Bless
It is absolutely forbidden.Don’t do it:eek: God Bless
Lisa is correct.
All forms of divination are to be rejected: recourse to Satan or demons, conjuring up the dead or other practices falsely supposed to “unveil” the future. [Cf. Deut 18:10; Jer 29:8] Consulting horoscopes, astrology, palm reading, interpretation of omens and lots, the phenomena of clairvoyance, and recourse to mediums all conceal a desire for power over time, history, and, in the last analysis, other human beings, as well as a wish to conciliate hidden powers. They contradict the honor, respect, and loving fear that we owe to God alone." CCC 2116
At best, spirit mediums are frauds. At worst they interact with demons.
thankyou for your replies. i felt as much and was looking for backup, thankyou.