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Voodoo and

 Roman Catholicism




Similarities between Voodoo and Roman Catholicism:


  • Both believe in a supreme being

  • The Loa resemble Christian Saints, in that they were once people who led exceptional lives, and are usually given a single responsibility or special attribute.

  • Both believe in an afterlife.

  • Both have, as the centerpiece of some of their ceremonies, a ritual sacrifice and consumption of flesh and blood.

  • Both believe in the existence of invisible evil spirits or demons.

  • Followers of Voodoo believe that each person has a met tet (master of the head) which corresponds to a Christian's patron saint.





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