Summa Theologica by St. Thomas Aquinas
SS: Treatise On The Cardinal Virtues
Q[96] Of Superstition In Observances
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We must now consider superstition in observances, under which head there are four points of inquiry:

A[1] Of observances for acquiring knowledge, which are prescribed by the magic art;

A[2] Of observances for causing alterations in certain bodies;

A[3] Of observances practiced in fortune-telling;

A[4] Of wearing sacred words at the neck.