The ‘Incorruptible’ Preserved Saints of Catholic Church

The 'Incorruptible' Preserved Saints of Catholic Church

  • Roman Catholics once believed that holy people skipped the decomposition after death.
  • The ‘incorruptibles’ were often turned into saints with their bodies lavishly displayed in an open reliquary for worship.

I’m interested

The 'Incorruptible' Preserved Saints of Catholic Church

  • Roman Catholics once believed that holy people skipped the decomposition after death.
  • The 'incorruptibles' were often turned into saints with their bodies lavishly displayed in an open reliquary for worship.

Have your read our Bizarreticles on the Stigmata of Therese Neumann or the Exorcism of Anneliese Michel yet? Well, those wacky Catholics are at it again! Bizarrepedia takes a look at preserved saints.

Sometimes a saint’s body appears to avoid the usual decaying process after death. Catholics believe these saints are preserved by divine intervention which symbolises their holiness. When this happens the Church can deem the saint ‘incorruptible.’

Continue reading...

from https://www.bizarrepedia.com/

See Joel Lohmeyer’s Crazy Tasing After Punching Cop, “Latino” Muslim

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Witness the case of Joel Lohmeyer, whose fisticuffs with two law enforcers, which resulted in a double tasing, is at the center of a clip that originally circulated on Facebook before moving to YouTube. Westword has the story.

The post See Joel Lohmeyer’s Crazy Tasing After Punching Cop, “Latino” Muslim appeared first on True Crime Report.

joel-lohmeyer-glenwood-springs-largeBreakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Witness the case of Joel Lohmeyer, whose fisticuffs with two law enforcers, which resulted in a double tasing, is at the center of a clip that originally circulated on Facebook before moving to YouTube. Westword has the story.

The post See Joel Lohmeyer’s Crazy Tasing After Punching Cop, “Latino” Muslim appeared first on True Crime Report.

Jamie Rivera Takes True Love All the Way to Jail

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: When the love of Rivera’s life was busted, she insisted that she head to the hoosgow with him. And when the cops balked, she made sure they had no choice. Westword has the story.

The post Jamie Rivera Takes True Love All the Way to Jail appeared first on True Crime Report.

jamie-rivera-one-facebook-croppedBreakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: When the love of Rivera’s life was busted, she insisted that she head to the hoosgow with him. And when the cops balked, she made sure they had no choice. Westword has the story.

The post Jamie Rivera Takes True Love All the Way to Jail appeared first on True Crime Report.

The Crazy Bandit Name Hall of Fame

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A federal agency specializes in giving bank robbers bizarre yet memorable nicknames. Like, for instance, the Wicked Wig of the West, seen above. And allow us to introduce you to the Limping Latex Bandit. Westword has the story.

The post The Crazy Bandit Name Hall of Fame appeared first on True Crime Report.

wicked-wig-banditBreakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A federal agency specializes in giving bank robbers bizarre yet memorable nicknames. Like, for instance, the Wicked Wig of the West, seen above. And allow us to introduce you to the Limping Latex Bandit. Westword has the story.

The post The Crazy Bandit Name Hall of Fame appeared first on True Crime Report.

"The Dyatlov Pass Incident": Who or What Slaughter Nine Russian Skiers in 1959?

  • The mysterious deaths of nine Russian students on a skiing trip to the Ural mountains lacks an easy explanation.
  • Only a few cases are more bizarre or stranger than the Dyatlov Pass Incident of 1959.

I’m interested

  • The mysterious deaths of nine Russian students on a skiing trip to the Ural mountains lacks an easy explanation.
  • Only a few cases are more bizarre or stranger than the Dyatlov Pass Incident of 1959.

We may never know exactly what happened on the highest slope of Kholat Syakhl (‘Mountain of the Dead’ in the old tongue), in the Ural Mountains on February 2, 1959. Let’s start with what we do know. Ten experienced ski hikers, led by 23-year-old engineering student Igor Dyatlov, set out to reach the mountain Otorten on January 25. The keen mountaineers were students at Ural Polytechnical Institute. This trek would be a Category III (the highest difficulty). After arriving by train at Ivdel in Sverdlovsk Oblast, the group took a truck to Vizhai, the last inhabited settlement so far north.

Continue reading...

from https://www.bizarrepedia.com/

Harris County Couple Who Helped Remove Illegal Signs Now Charged With Crime

A lifelong Kingwood neighborhood volunteer and her husband are facing criminal charges after they signed up for a Harris County volunteer program authorizing them to remove illegally placed signs, then were instead accused by police of stealing them.
T…

bandit-rangersA lifelong Kingwood neighborhood volunteer and her husband are facing criminal charges after they signed up for a Harris County volunteer program authorizing them to remove illegally placed signs, then were instead accused by police of stealing them.

The post Harris County Couple Who Helped Remove Illegal Signs Now Charged With Crime appeared first on True Crime Report.

from http://www.truecrimereport.com

Landin Smith, Cop Kicker, Pleads Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Smith has been convicted of kicking cops on multiple occasions and has served long stints in jail for the crime. But in the wake of another high-profile insanity plea, he’s using the technical gambit in an effort to skate on the latest times he’s given officers the boot. Westword […]

The post Landin Smith, Cop Kicker, Pleads Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity appeared first on True Crime Report.

landin-smith-mug-shot-3-cropped-800Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Smith has been convicted of kicking cops on multiple occasions and has served long stints in jail for the crime. But in the wake of another high-profile insanity plea, he’s using the technical gambit in an effort to skate on the latest times he’s given officers the boot. Westword has the story.

The post Landin Smith, Cop Kicker, Pleads Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity appeared first on True Crime Report.

Ted Bundy: Murderous Love

Hybristophilia is a paraphilia in which sexual arousal is responsive to being with a partner that is known to have committed a crime, such as rape, murder, or armed robbery.One of the most infamous examples of hybristophilia is Ted Bundy, who attracted…

Ted Bundy: Murderous Love

  • Hybristophilia is a paraphilia in which sexual arousal is responsive to being with a partner that is known to have committed a crime, such as rape, murder, or armed robbery.
  • One of the most infamous examples of hybristophilia is Ted Bundy, who attracted numbers of women to his trials each day, and received hundreds of love letters while he was incarcerated.

While the rest of the world cringes in horror at the crimes committed by violent men, there are some women who are riveted by their stories. Ted Bundy was no exception. He had numerous pen pals and visitors during his time in prison and on death row. While on trial in Florida, women flocked from all over the area and neighboring states, just to get a glance at him.

Continue reading...

from https://www.bizarrepedia.com/

HISD Principal Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit After Freak Accident Kills Woman

It wasn’t until the next morning, well after the crash, that Bertha Lazcano’s family found out what happened to their mother and wife. The 58-year-old mother of four and grandmother of two was driving home on U.S. 290 the evening of September 11 when the truck in the lane next to her hit a construction […]

The post HISD Principal Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit After Freak Accident Kills Woman appeared first on True Crime Report.

berthalazcanoCourtesy of the family of Bertha Lazcano

It wasn’t until the next morning, well after the crash, that Bertha Lazcano’s family found out what happened to their mother and wife.

The 58-year-old mother of four and grandmother of two was driving home on U.S. 290 the evening of September 11 when the truck in the lane next to her hit a construction barrier. The pickup went airborne and landed on top of Lazcano’s Toyota RAV4, killing her instantly.

The post HISD Principal Faces Wrongful Death Lawsuit After Freak Accident Kills Woman appeared first on True Crime Report.

from http://www.truecrimereport.com

John Bowlen, NFL Owner’s Son, Tries to Weasel Out of Harassment Conviction

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Bowlen was involved in a domestic-violence episode fueled by alcohol and whippets — nitrous-oxide canisters that few people over the age of fourteen use. A jury convicted him, but the team’s high-priced attorney is trying to get the whole thing tossed based on a tiny technicality. Westword has the […]

The post John Bowlen, NFL Owner’s Son, Tries to Weasel Out of Harassment Conviction appeared first on True Crime Report.

john-bowlen-mug-shot-tmz-800Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Bowlen was involved in a domestic-violence episode fueled by alcohol and whippets — nitrous-oxide canisters that few people over the age of fourteen use. A jury convicted him, but the team’s high-priced attorney is trying to get the whole thing tossed based on a tiny technicality. Westword has the story.

The post John Bowlen, NFL Owner’s Son, Tries to Weasel Out of Harassment Conviction appeared first on True Crime Report.

from http://www.truecrimereport.com