103 entries in Cards / Sleights / Force / Cut Forces / Henry Christ Force
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Henry Christ The 203rd Force
Related toVariations 1934 38
Henry Christ The Perfect Force double backer, 203rd force
Variations 1937 128
Al Baker Effect 2 double backer, Christ Force type challenge location, setting double back key card
Related to 1939
The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Effects 1, 2, and 3)
498
Henry Christ Christ Force
1941 5
Paul Curry Follow Me two decks, two cards match after Henry Christ cutting procedure
Also published here 1941 7
Paul Curry Turn of the Century Location setting short double backer as key card, out-of-hand selection procedure
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1941 8
Paul Curry Force & Vanish with Henry Christ Force double facer
Also published here 1941 8
Henry Christ The Perfect Card Location setting double back key card, "by no means new", for impromptu method see footnote
Related toVariations 1942 8
Henry Christ The 203rd Force uncredited
Variations Feb. 1944 37
R. M. Jamison Double Back Card Force method to repeat 203rd Force with a second card
Inspired byVariations July 1944 60
Henry Christ Christ Force
1945 76
Paul Curry Follow Me two decks, two cards match after Henry Christ cutting procedure
Also published here 1945 78
Paul Curry Turn of the Century Location setting short double backer as key card, out-of-hand selection procedure
Related toAlso published here 1945 79
Paul Curry Force & Vanish with Henry Christ Force double facer
Also published here 1945 79
Paul Curry The Perfect Miracle
Related toVariationsAlso published here July 1947
The Phoenix (Issue 130)
524
George G. Kaplan Double-Back Corner-Short Location out of the room selection
Related to 1948 44
Edward Marlo Christ Force Handling double facer
1953 11
Stewart James The Nullificator based on Henry Christ Force, card cut and turned over behind back of performer
Related toVariations 1954 3
Stewart James The Open Prediction #10 starts with a free cut, halves are placed back-to-back, card at separation is only card dealt face down
Inspired by Aug. 1955
Ibidem (Issue 3)
8
Herb Zarrow Revolving Aces four times Christ Force
Related toVariations 1962 98
Henry Christ Christ Force
1962 98
Dai Vernon, Hubert Lambert, Faucett Ross Emerald Isle Aces four times riffle force in which top packet is turned over and spread until first face-down card
Related toVariations 1967 228
Henry Christ, James G. Thompson Jr. The 203rd Force continued on p. 198
Related to July 1968 194
Edward Marlo Air Mail Prediction featuring finesse for a Henry Christ force beneath table
Related toVariations Winter 1969
Hierophant (Issue 2)
65
Edward Marlo, Henry Christ Marlo on the Christ Force as key card placement, five variations
Related to Fall-Spring 1971
Hierophant (Issue 5-6)
283
Lin Searles Christ Force Handling
May 1972
Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 5)
37
Roy Walton Christ Force Handling
Also published here Sep. 1972
Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 9)
74
Sam Leo Horowitz Horowitz's Double Backer Effect No. 607, setting double backer as key card, out-of-hand selection procedure, shown by Al Baker
Related to 1972 169
Henry Christ, James G. Thompson Jr. The 203rd Force
Oct. 1973
Intermagic (Vol. 1 No. 2)
33
Paul Curry Turn of the Century setting double backer as key card, out-of-hand selection procedure
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1974 57
Henry Christ The Original Christ Force including five variations, one with double backer
Also published here 1976
Kabbala — Volume 3 (Vol. 3 No. 3)
32
Henry Christ Christ Force
Jan. 1978
Apocalypse (Vol. 1 No. 1)
8
Reinhard Müller Eine Doppelrückenkarten kann Karten forcieren forcing with double backer
  • Anwendung 1
  • Variante
  • Anwendung 2
Mar. 1978
Intermagic (Vol. 5 No. 1)
32
Jerry K. Hartman, Henry Christ Christ Force Variation behind the back, interesting
Jan. 1979
Apocalypse (Vol. 2 No. 1)
155
Henry Christ Christ Force
1979 15
Jochen Zmeck Stabbing Henry Christ Force card stabbed to with knife as get-into for Henry Christ force
1979 26
Roger Smith Oddly Unexpected odd-backed duplicate of selection is found at cut-off point, value of selection is used to count down and find actual selection
1980 5
Henry Christ Christ Force
1981 178
Henry Christ Henry Christ Force
1982 349
Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Christ Location no-touch cut-deeper selection procedure
Variations 1982 39
Stephen Tucker No Cover Henry Christ inspired by the cut deeper force
Related to 1982
Spell-Binder (Vol. 2 No. Special #1 (Summer))
35
Meir Yedid Perpetual Force Variation see Zarrow's Christ Force handling
Inspired by 1982 100
Henry Christ Christ Force Variation
Also published here 1983
Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. Special #3)
32
Lou Gallo Im-Packed disguised Christ Force, selection changes back color
1985 196
Roger Curzon The Christ Coincidence two decks, same card is chosen using the Christ Cut Force, cards found reversed in other decks
Also published here
  • Roger Curzon's "Lecture Notes 1" 1979.
1985 1
Henry Christ Henry Christ Force
1986 20
David Britland Sagittarius out-of-hand selection, performer stabs reversed card next to selection, Henry Christ Force inspired
Related to 1986 20
Roy Walton Christ Force Handling
Also published here 1988 18
Henry Christ Christ Force
1989 92
Edward Marlo Do It Right four times riffle force in which top packet is turned over and spread until first face-down card to find the Aces, credit information
Related to July 1990
Technomagic (Issue 1)
5
Henry Christ Henry Christ Force
1992 37
Henry Christ Christ Force
1993 45
Peter Duffie Betwixt and Between card chosen, Christ Cut to select a number by counting turned-over block, then Jokers turn over and trap that number of card, then the selection
Inspired by 1993 8
Dr. Dan J. Alessini Four Get Me Not four cards are divined, Christ Cut Force
Nov. 1993
Vibrations (Vol. 16 No. 5)
12
Jack Avis The Lap Addition Christ force under the table
Related to 1994 192
Jack Avis Under-the-Table Reverse getting ready for Christ type force under the table
1994 193
Herb Zarrow Stop at an Ace No. 17, four chosen cards via cuts or stopping at riffling turn out to be the Aces, consecutive Christ Forces
1995 29
Edward Marlo Henry Christ Force Handling
1995 96
Philip T. Goldstein Cruz Control spectator cuts at an Ace, then other three Aces are produced
Also published here
  • "Cruz Control" (Phil Goldstein, The Linking Ring one man parade, 1995)
1995 57
Edward Marlo Marlo on the Christ Force second variation, key placement
Also published here 1996
Facsimile (Issue 4)
10
Pablo Domenèch, Jon Racherbaumer Forzaje por Extension / Inversion sobre la Mesa five variations on the Christ Force and cut forces
1996 180
Henry Christ The 203rd Force / Henry Christ Force
Related to 1997 194
Henry Christ Christ Force 203rd force
1997 63
Roy Walton Whispering Henry two cards selected, performer names one of them, it turns over, second selection named and found, Henry Christ Force application
Variations 1998 118
Tomas Blomberg Pre-MEMO-nition post-it note with prediction stuck on card, Christ Force
Also published here Aug. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 12)
75
203rd Force Variant under the table
2000 25
Paul Curry, Henry Christ Variation of 203rd Force
2001 99
Paul Curry Turn of the Century
Also published here 2001 129
Paul Curry Follow Me two decks, two cards match after Henry Christ cutting procedure
Also published here 2001 292
Paul Curry Turn of the Century Location setting short double backer as key card, out-of-hand selection procedure
Also published here 2001 293
Paul Curry Force & Vanish with Henry Christ Force double facer
Also published here 2001 294
Paul Curry The Perfect Miracle
Inspired by
  • Lu Brent's "U-Find-It" in "Five Super Card Mysteries"
Also published here
2001 296
Robin Robertson, Stewart James Cut Force CF
face-up deck cut and cut-off packet placed face-down on table, rest on top, inverted Henry Christ Force, credit information
  • The Force
  • Delayed Action
Also published here
  • "Handle with Care" (Robin Robertson, 1964)
  • letter from 1957 published in "The James File, Vol. 1" (2000, see trick "Jogestja")
2003 17
Newell Unfried The 203rd 4rce
  • Background
  • Basic 203rd Force (Original Christ Method)
  • Spectator Handling Subtlety (Clayton Rawson)
  • Easy Multiple Force Variation
  • Revolving Block Multiple-Card Force Principle
  • Adding and Ditching the Double-Backer
  • Business cards
Inspired by 2003 403
Henry Christ Christ Force 203rd
2004 42
Tomas Blomberg Double Christ forcing two cards with Christ Force
Also published here 2004 3
Henry Christ 203rd Force
Feb. 2005
Antinomy (Vol. 1 No. 1)
31
Justin Higham "Oops" Open Prediction using a form of the Henry Christ Force
2007 354
Henry Christ Henry Christ Force
2007 153
Syd Segal Two-Timing two cards cut to and lost by spectator with Henry Christ Force procedure (cut and turn pile over), one spelled to and one found reversed
2007 4
Nick Trost A Simple Coincidence mate of selection turns over in deck
Variations 2008 33
Henry Christ 203rd Force
Related to 2008
Prolix (Issue 4)
269
Karl Fulves KF Notes on the 203rd force as revelation
2008
Prolix (Issue 4)
271
Jon Racherbaumer Christ Almighty and his "Force Majeure" introduction to Christ Force applications
Also published here Oct. 2009
Genii (Vol. 72 No. 10 (The Jinx - 75 Years))
16
Edward Marlo Christ Almighty double location, corner-short edge-marked double backer
Also published here Oct. 2009
Genii (Vol. 72 No. 10 (The Jinx - 75 Years))
16
Bob Farmer Christ Almighty four selected cards vanish, using quadruple peek-card gaff ("Christ Almighty Card")
Also published here Oct. 2009
Genii (Vol. 72 No. 10 (The Jinx - 75 Years))
16
Jon Racherbaumer Christ Almighty cards slid back one by one until spectator stops
Also published here Oct. 2009
Genii (Vol. 72 No. 10 (The Jinx - 75 Years))
16
Jon Racherbaumer Christ Almighty and his "Force Majeure" introduction to Christ Force applications
Also published here 2009 16
Edward Marlo Christ Almighty double location, corner-short edge-marked double backer
Also published here 2009 16
Bob Farmer Christ Almighty four selected cards vanish, using quadruple peek-card gaff ("Christ Almighty Card")
Also published here 2009 16
Jon Racherbaumer Christ Almighty cards slid back one by one until spectator stops
Also published here 2009 16
Paul Curry, Christian Engblom Double Facer Cut Force spectator cuts under table
2010 40
Michael Weber, Paul Curry An Old (sheared) Black Ram2 variations on Curry's idea:
  • Easy
  • A Little More Work
  • Even More Work (position of selection named)
  • Great Minds Think Alike (further credits)
  • And For Those Who Read This Far
Inspired byRelated to 2010 3
Henry Christ Christ Force faced cards instead of double backer
2010 61
Tomas Blomberg Double Christ forcing two cards with Christ Force
Also published here 2014 297
Tomas Blomberg PreMEMOnition post-it note with prediction stuck on card, Christ Force
Inspired byAlso published here 2014 303
Alexander de Cova Forciermethoden on forcing methods that can be used blindfolded
  • Hinduforce
2015 185
Ryan Schlutz 6 Covers 6 hands-off selection and riffle shuffle by spectator
Inspired byRelated toAlso published here 2017 41
Double Faced Christ Force
2018 69
David Solomon Matcho From a Shuffled Deck two cards chosen by Christ cutting procedure, predicted
2018 75
John Bannon, David Solomon A Christ Session four Sixes produced, starting with a Christ force
2018 77
Gareth Bell Close-up Comfort in Harry's High Herb spectator finds Royal Flush, four times Christ Force handling
Inspired byRelated to Sep. 2022
The Hermit (Vol. 1 No. 9)
394
George McBride Vernannemann a Four is put reversed in deck, spectator cuts to a card, it matches, other two Fours show up as well
Inspired by
  • "The Message Card" (Dai Vernon, Dominic Twose's Impromptu Secrets)
2022 96