Known as the 1949 St. Louis Exorcism, the story of possessed child Roland Doe
was immortalized in the groundbreaking novel and film The Exorcist. Much has
been written about the case, but the truth has been shrouded in secrecy...until
Join Steven A. LaChance, as he shares the shocking evidence for how a family's
grief over the death of an aunt progressed into a full-blown demonic possession.
While the conventional story is that Roland Doe brought the demonic infestation
upon himself, LaChance convincingly suggests an alternative interpretation, and
provides new insights into the nature of possession itself.
The events of 1949 culminated in grueling exorcism rites, but the