Topic / Satanism

Christians in Greece call for the removal of a ‘demonic’ statue

Kostis Georgiou, a Greek artist, has flat out denied that his statue – the Phylax –  was created to honour the Devil. But some Christians don’t believe him, and are demanding that the artwork – installed near the Palaio Faliro marina in Trokadero, south of Athens last December – should be removed. According to this […]

Satanic Temple sign ruffles feathers in a small Texas town

In July this year, the town of Three Rivers (population 1,900) voted to reinstate corporal punishment in its schools – a move that prompted the Satanic Temple to erect a billboard stating its opposition to hitting kids. This upset Lyn Means, pastor of the local First Baptist Church: I’m very sorry that the billboard has […]

Florida pastor vows to destroy planned Satanic holiday display

Pastor Mark Boykin, above, senior pastor at the Church of All Nations in Boca Raton, has a sledgehammer. And he told media this week that he plans to use it to knock down a display due to be set up in a local park to honour Satan. Boykin said in this report: In essence they’re […]

Satanic Temple launches drive against school evangelism

For way too long, evangelical Christian groups in the US have virtually remained unopposed in their efforts to cram young minds with Jesus and threats of hell. The Satanic Temple decided enough was enough, and have launched an initiative called After School Satan, (motto “Educatin’ with Satan”), saying: It’s important that children be given an […]

‘Stealth’ exorcisms needed in the US

If you plan on exorcising an entire country – something that happened recently in Mexico – don’t go shouting about it before you start attacking demons with crucifixes, holy water and mumbo-jumbo invocations. Why? Because there is usually backlash in the form of scepticism and ridicule, according to Father Gary Thomas, pastor at Sacred Heart […]

Statue Christians vow to destroy is unveiled

A public unveiling by the Satanic Temple of a statue of Baphomet was forced to take place at a secret venue yesterday after Christians vowed to destroy it. According to this report, threats against the huge $100,000 bronze monument which stands almost nine foot high, included this gem: This Is complete bullshit. I can’t wait […]

Satanists threatened over Xmas display

The  Detroit chapter of the Satanic Temple yesterday set up “Snaketivity Scene” outside the Capitol in Lansing – prompting threats of hell. The group, according to this report, does not worship Satan, but promotes individuality, compassion and views outside Christian and many conservative beliefs. Said Jex Blackmore, above, the Satanic Temple’s spokesperson: I think that […]

Vandal breaks the Ten Commandments

A controversial monument at the Oklahoma Capitol is in pieces after someone slammed a car into it. The vandal drove up a ramp near the Oklahoma Capitol steps last night and smashed into the $10,000 granite monument. Oklahoma Highway Patrol Captain George Brown said the miscreant abandoned the car and fled the scene. Investigators are […]

FSM devotee sues prison authorities

Stephen Cavanagh, 23, (inset) wants $5-million in damages from the Department of Correctional Services and Nebraska State Penitentiary officials because of their refusal to recognise his Pastafarianism. According to this report, while the Nebraska prison system accommodates an eclectic array belief systems  – 20 in all, including Satanism – it regards Pastafarianism as “a satirical […]

Satanists’ devilishly cunning stunt

A Florida school board which allows religious material circulated among pupils has inadvertently paved the way for satanic literature. Last month, a Florida judge ruled that if the Orange County school district allowed Christian groups to disseminate Bibles and other Christian-orientated baloney in its schools, it would also have to allow non-religious groups to do […]