Brazil faith healer accused of sexual abuse ruled a fugitive

FILE PHOTO: A follower of Brazilian spiritual healer Joao Teixeira de Faria, known as "John of God", takes part in a demonstration in Abadiania, Brazil December 13, 2018. The sign reads: "God above all." REUTERS/Adriano Machado

BRASILIA (Reuters) – A Brazilian faith healer accused of sexual abuse by more than 300 women is now considered a fugitive after failing to report to authorities on Saturday. A judge on Friday issued an arrest warrant for João Teixeira de Faria, known as “John of God,” giving until 2 p.m. (1600 GMT) on Saturday […]

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