Lesson 1 (from Authors Preface, Foreword, and Beyond Amityville)
Authors Preface, Foreword, and Beyond Amityville
The author finds it important to prepare the reader as to what is to follow in "The Demonologist." The objective of this lesson is to learn about the purpose of "The Demonologist" and to become prepared for the chapters ahead.
1) Individual assignment: In a journal entry, write what you know about demonology. What is demonology? What do you think a demonologist does? Where have you heard this term used before?
2) Class discussion: Who is the author of "The Demonologist"? Is Brittle's book fiction or non-fiction? How do you know it's non-fiction? When did the incidents found within this book occur? Who witnessed these incidents? Why is it important that these incidents were witnessed by ordained clergymen and exorcist? Why is it important to note that the text of this book was read for accuracy by two Roman Catholic exorcists...
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