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Fact Sheet on the Ouija Board

I.  WHAT IS WITCHCRAFT AND MAGIC?
The attempt to do, know or control things which man does not normally do, know or control.  Example:  Control the weather, know the future, make someone die or love you.

 

II.  WHAT ARE THE WAYS IT IS DONE?
Speech: incantations, spells, chants, etc.

Feats: dancing, jumping, rocking, etc.

Pain: fire walking, beds of nails or glass, fishhooks, cuts, burns, etc.

Divination:  messages from the spirit world--mediums, séances, crystal ball, a table, stars, hand, head, ears, eyes, feet, tea leaves, pendulums, dice, talking boards, etc.

 

III.  WHAT IS A "TALKING BOARD?

 

IV. WHEN WERE THEY INVENTED?
Ancient pagan religions used them:  Asia, Africa, Middle East, and Europe.

Reintroduced in the 19th century. 
 

 

V.   WHAT DOES OUIJA MEAN?
Fuld asked the board to name itself.  It spelled out "Ouija."

It combines two words for "yes" -- French  "oui" and German "ja."

 

VI.   DID FULD USE THE BOARD FOR DIRECTIONS?
Yes.  Major business deals determined by "ouija." Fuld became a millionaire.

 

VII. IS IT ONLY A GAME?
Fuld’s company went to court in 1920 to establish it as a religious device to contact the spirit world.  They denied it was a "game."   They went all the way to the Supreme Court where it was acknowledged as a mediumistic tool.
 

 

VIII. IS IT DANGEROUS?

 

IX. IS IT ALWAYS DEMONIC?
No.  80-90% of the time someone is making it work as a joke or it is the result of involuntary muscle movement.  But there are 10-20% of the cases where contact is made with demons.  Paranormal knowledge is given which cannot be explained.

 

X. WHAT DOES GOD SAY ABOUT IT?
He calls it an "abomination" in Deut. 18:9-14.  It was forbidden by the Old Testament and New Testament and was always condemned by Jews and Christians as satanic in origin.

 

Conclusion
WHAT MUST WE DO?

1.Confess it as sin.

2.Renounce Satan and all his works.

3.Throw it away or burn it.

4.Never play with it again.