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John of God

Paul Simon's Spiritual Fascination: 'Stranger to Stranger' and Sonic Inspiration

Cathleen Falsani | Posted 06.08.2016 | Religion
Cathleen Falsani

While he waits for the Brazilian faith healer to arrive, Paul Simon is supposed be meditating quietly with his eyes closed. Instead, he's peeking. "...

The Miracle Man: Medium John of God

Shannon Kaiser | Posted 03.10.2014 | Religion
Shannon Kaiser

I've traveled to the remote South American town of Abadiânia, Brazil, with the belief that it is possible. I have arrived in this dusty, petite town, to pour my desperation into the man some arguably call the world's best healer.

Escape From the Amazon: A Gringo Adventure

Ashley Underwood | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Ashley Underwood

It was the scariest of times. It was the "please spoon me all night in my tent" scariest of times. Last year, I went to visit my friend Zoe Tryon in the Ecuadorian jungle.

My Experience With John of God

Gabrielle Bernstein | Posted 05.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Gabrielle Bernstein

In this video, I tell the story of how this miracle man guided my spiritual awakening, reorganized my plans and changed my life forever.

WATCH: Oprah Almost Fainted When She Saw THIS

OWN | Posted 03.19.2013 | OWN

John of God is a man with no medical degree and little formal education. Yet the controversial faith healer performs surgeries in an effort to help th...

WATCH: How A Controversial Faith Healer Defines ‘God’

OWN | Posted 03.16.2013 | OWN

What happens when we die? Is there life after death? Where is heaven? What is God? These are all profound and complicated questions, but John of God h...

WATCH: A Family Experiences John Of God’s ‘Spiritual Surgery’

OWN | Posted 03.14.2013 | OWN

Some say John of God can perform miracles, healing the sick and dying. Others say he is a fraud. This Sunday, Oprah travels to Brazil to visit the wor...