In faith healing trial, Philadelphia father said devil killed son

The autopsy said 2-year-old Kent Schaible died after a two-week battle with bacterial pneumonia.

But to his parents, the cause of the boy’s fatal illness transcended any microbe.

We tried to fight the devil, but in the end the devil won, Herbert Schaible, 42, told a city social worker just days after his son’s death on 24 January 2009 — via

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