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does anyone know what bilocation means? It was in one of my Catholic books

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Asked by Anonymous at 3:10 PM on Jul. 4, 2009 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • The definition is to be in two places at one time.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:13 PM on Jul. 4, 2009

  • It's means a finite being (especially a body) can be in two locations at once. In relation to Catholicism it came out because of theologicans reconiciling the fact that a body cannot be in two places at once and yet Christ is truely, really and substantially prsent in every consecreated Host where ever it's located. The Catholic Encyclopedia has a discussion about it here: bilocation.


    Answer by eringobrough at 3:43 PM on Jul. 4, 2009

  • There are many documented cases of bi-location. This phenomenon is most commonly refered to as a Doppelganger which is German for 'double walker'. In instances of bilocation, a person can either spontaneously or willingly project his or her double. The victorian people refered to it as 'throwing a Fetch'. The most famous case of bi-location is that of Emilie Sagee:

    Answer by IhartU at 4:56 PM on Jul. 4, 2009

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