Satanism has a variety of connotations.Some of the common meanings include the renunciation and denial of a Christian God,the ascendance of evil over good, the forces of darkness, the use of ritual evocations of demons, and sacrifices.Satanism is not a worldwide conspiracy.
Many people relate satanism to youths with black clad at night or people listening to hardcore death metal music.Here are some of the things you might not know about satanism:-
Most Satanists are not devil worshippers
Most Satanists do not worship the devil.They are atheists.There is a church of satan which was founded in the early 60's.on its website it explains that:Satan to us is a symbol of pride, liberty and individualism, and it serves as an external metaphorical projection of our highest personal potential. We do not believe in Satan as a being or person.
They are okay with celebrating Christmas
The satanists are okay with celebrating the birth of Jesus even though they disobey God.The reason to these is that they claim Christians stole these holiday from the pagans.
You will never find a satanic church in the community
Satanists are very confidential people.The do there things privately.Church of satan does not have actual church buildings.Its because its against the individual approach of living in there religion.
There was a “satanic panic” in the 1980s and ’90s
Between the two years there were reports of animal sacrifices and ritualistic killings to satanic worship.These led to panic.
Symbolism and art are important
Satanism places a high value on symbols and art.They use the symbols of satan to draw attention which has been taken as hypocrisy to Christian symbols.
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