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USA: 'We renounce the Devil!' Hundreds protest sell-out Black Mass01:30

USA: 'We renounce the Devil!' Hundreds protest sell-out Black Mass

United States, Oklahoma City
September 22, 2014 at 00:55 GMT +00:00 · Published

Around 600 protesters gathered in front of the Oklahoma City Civic Center Music Hall on Sunday to rally against a Black Mass due to be celebrated that evening.

Protesters held banners reading "Jesus is being blasphemed in this theater" and "We renounce the Devil and all his works", and sang and prayed in front of the hall's main entrance. Though Oklahoma Police cordoned off roads next to the centre to ensure safety for Black Mass attendants, protesters left the site once the mass began at 19:00 local time (00:00 GMT) with no need for police intervention.

It wasn’t the first time that this event was celebrated in Oklahoma City, but this time the controversy started when the Civic Center Music Hall website announce the mass on the internet.

USA: 'We renounce the Devil!' Hundreds protest sell-out Black Mass01:30
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Around 600 protesters gathered in front of the Oklahoma City Civic Center Music Hall on Sunday to rally against a Black Mass due to be celebrated that evening.

Protesters held banners reading "Jesus is being blasphemed in this theater" and "We renounce the Devil and all his works", and sang and prayed in front of the hall's main entrance. Though Oklahoma Police cordoned off roads next to the centre to ensure safety for Black Mass attendants, protesters left the site once the mass began at 19:00 local time (00:00 GMT) with no need for police intervention.

It wasn’t the first time that this event was celebrated in Oklahoma City, but this time the controversy started when the Civic Center Music Hall website announce the mass on the internet.

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