BRASILIA – The Brazilian police has started a study of a famous faith healer because of sexual abuse. In less than a week’s time have 258 women the miracle worker accused.
João Teixeira de Faria became internationally known when Oprah Winfrey in 2013 in one of her television programs pay attention to him, spent. The 76-year-old Brazilian, who called himself ’John of God’, and would with only his hands and without anesthesia life-saving operations. In the small town of Abadiania, not far from the capital, Brasilia, he leads a “spiritual hospital.”
Last Friday, told a few women, among whom a Dutch choreographer, on television, that they by the miracle worker are raped. Since then, regent of the charges against him.