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In part one of this series, we saw how the French Revolution not only toppled the monarchy, but greatly diminished the power of the Catholic Church in France as well. We also examined how Satan became the conquering hero of artists and writers following the revolution, as a figure spreading

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They are Satanists. There is one of them who was a professor in the School of Medicine. In his home he has an oratorium where he prays to a statue of Venus Astarte mounted on an altar… But what do they burn that smells like that?” Asphalt from the street,

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The new age may have dawned in the 1960s, but it would never fully shine. For many, spiritual awakening would lead to something of an existential crisis as the harsh realities of the following decade began to encroach on their lives. Some found refuge in communes, others turned to drugs

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CvltureHistory

In part one of this examination, we looked at how the French Revolution upended traditional seats of authority in France. The Monarchy was literally decapitated, and the Church’s role in French society was greatly diminished. In the wake of the French Revolution – and the Enlightenment that helped spawn it – Romantic

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The revival of mystical philosophy, and, moreover, of transcendental experiment, which is prosecuted in secret to a far greater extent than the public can possibly be aware, has, however, set many old oracles chattering, and they are more voluble at the present moment than the great Dodonian grove. As might

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So what do I consider evil? Let me tell you some things I don’t consider evil: Wearing All Black, Inverted Crosses, Rituals, Homosexuality, Satanic or Morbid Imagery… I could go on, but I think you get the picture. Here some things that I do consider evil: Catholic Priests who molest

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