On Sunday, TMZ reported that Nancy Pelosi, former Speaker of the House and San Francisco resident, had summoned Catholic priests to perform an exorcism at her home.
This news follows Pelosi's recent interview with Maureen Dowd of the New York Times in which she and her daughter Alexandra discussed their experience with evil spirits. In this blog post, we'll be looking at the news from a Republican perspective.
The question of why Pelosi would feel the need to call on Catholic priests to perform an exorcism in her home is a valid one. We must consider what could have led her to take such drastic measures as it relates to her spiritual well-being.
According to her daughter, Alexandra, “I think that weighed really heavy on her soul. I think she felt really guilty,” Alexandra said.
“I think it really broke her,” she continued. “Over Thanksgiving, she had priests coming, trying to have an exorcism of the house and having prayer services.”
Pelosi's daughter: "Over Thanksgiving, she had priests coming, trying to have an exorcism of the house and having prayer services.” https://t.co/DgLLX2nt7E
— Eddie Scarry (@eScarry) January 22, 2023
We must also consider whether or not this was an appropriate action for Pelosi to take as a public figure. After all, many will undoubtedly view this move as antithetical to the beliefs of some members of the Republican party who are staunchly against religious interference within politics.
Pelosi herself has yet to comment publicly on why she felt compelled to go through with an exorcism; however, some speculate that it could have been related to the stress associated with being in charge during some of the most tumultuous times in recent political history.
It is possible that Pelosi saw performing an exorcism as a way for her and her family to find comfort during these trying times...