“New Satanism” Filling America’s Moral Vacuum

After “The Satanic Temple” was founded seven years ago in Salem, Massachusetts, Satanism has entered the mainstream of contemporary culture.  The Satanic Temple claims its mission is merely “to encourage benevolence and empathy among all people.” If this rings somewhat contradictory, remember the Apostle Paul’s warning in his Second Epistle to the Corinthians, that “Satan himself masquerades as an angel of light.”  The Temple’s strategy appears to be bearing fruit.  The enticing repackaging of Satanism has made it a seductive “philosophy” in today’s tumultuous society.  A Sundance Film Festival feature documentary on modern Satanists indicates that Satanism 2.0 is on the rise, and this cleverly marketed ideology provides the perfect cover for the actual Satan to entrench himself deep within our society.  Read more: https://townhall.com/columnists/bobbarr/2019/02/06/new-satanism-filling-americas-moral-vacuum-n2540839