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Vodou is a spiritual system originating from Haiti as a result the trans-atlantic slave trade. It combines African spiritual beliefs with Catholicism.

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What is the current Catholic church's view on Haitian Vodou?

Haitian Vodou is the syncretic result of African spiritual systems and Catholicism, basically merging as a result of the transatlantic slave trade and travel to the new world. Many Haitians who ...