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    Posted on 09:54:12 - 12/04/21 (6 months ago)
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    As everyone that seeks godhead will be lead and leading there own path that some times will swing right along in the sunshine and can stay there for years then without warning or reason know to the traveler night can fall and the left will pull for balance is the true law that binds all of Hecate children we must know the maiden the mother as well as the Crone if we are to be balanced .




    As to the above posts concerning A.C. the true law of thelema is do what thine will in love.


    A.C. believe was that all conflict in man comes from not living in accordance with his will and living in accordance with his want which are not the same things it was in no way a satanic statements or at the time he was a member of the Golden Dawn so in no way wasn't even a dark magic statements


    All that being said I am a cultist and a left-handed path follower but as I stated earlier my path is suede right into the light and gone back left into the Shadows balance is the true law I'm open for debate on this though
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    Posted on 07:34:17 - 13/04/21 (6 months ago)
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    Hey Talia how are you doing today?
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    Posted on 22:18:09 - 14/04/21 (6 months ago)
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    Vexsanna [2663779]

    Hey Talia how are you doing today?
    In good but that's not my name
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    Posted on 22:19:21 - 14/04/21 (6 months ago)
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    Vexsanna [2663779]

    Hey Talia how are you doing today?

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    In good but that's not my name
    Duh that was not comment to me
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    Posted on 20:33:21 - 15/04/21 (6 months ago)
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    Pagan here. Norse pantheon
    Skal!  I never thought I'd meet another Nordic Pagan.  Odin watch over you, einherjar!
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    Posted on 23:01:53 - 19/04/21 (6 months ago)
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    You obviously don’t know anything about Crowley.


    He had his faults like any human and he may not appeal to everyone, but he was a genius, and a master of the Magick he practiced and taught and influenced so much of modern occultism. I’d suggest actually reading what he wrote.
    He was a con artist!

    And I have read what he wrote, probably more than you. He was a bullshit artist who only cared about the next free meal. He played people against each other to get what he wanted, so that we agree he was a genuious...

    I will never lie to you. What I say is how I feel...

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    Posted on 13:32:16 - 21/04/21 (6 months ago)
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    RedPill [2491564]

    Pagan here. Norse pantheon

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    Skal! I never thought I'd meet another Nordic Pagan. Odin watch over you, einherjar!
    Nice to meet you then :D
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    Posted on 01:46:33 - 29/04/21 (5 months ago)
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    DoWhatThouWilt [2669003]

    You obviously don’t know anything about Crowley.


    He had his faults like any human and he may not appeal to everyone, but he was a genius, and a master of the Magick he practiced and taught and influenced so much of modern occultism. I’d suggest actually reading what he wrote.

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    He was a con artist!

    And I have read what he wrote, probably more than you. He was a bullshit artist who only cared about the next free meal. He played people against each other to get what he wanted, so that we agree he was a genuious...
    Well then, for a “con artist” he sure has a hell of massive catalog of writings and undeniably monumental influence on just about everything pertaining to modern occultism (and Wicca via his student Gerald Gardner who was a high ranking member of Crowley’s organization). And considering I’ve been a Thelemite for 2 years, dedicated to Crowley’s teachings, I hardly believe you read (let alone practiced) more than I have. But I’m not going to argue with you, nor do I have to prove anything to you because you’ll just remain in your deliberate ignorance.
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    Posted on 03:57:09 - 29/04/21 (5 months ago)
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    You mess with the occult, you'll not only lose your mind. You will lose your soul.

    Get out while you still can.

    Jesus Christ is the only way.

    Praying for you all. I want to see you guys in heaven.
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    Posted on 15:20:54 - 29/04/21 (5 months ago)
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    You mess with the occult, you'll not only lose your mind. You will lose your soul.

    Get out while you still can.

    Jesus Christ is the only way.

    Praying for you all. I want to see you guys in heaven.
    I’m very happy and fulfilled practicing my occult path. I am a former Christian and it was very spiritually lacking and I grew tired of the fear and guilt and obedient slave mentality that is expected by the church.
    Besides, if you were to study the true origins and meanings of the Bible, you’d discover it’s full of Kabbalah (a path of Jewish mysticism) references and metaphors for awakening our own inner Divinity. The Bible is not meant to be taken literally at face value. The first Christians were mystics. In essence, God is the universal life force which is expressed and experienced through man. As Aleister Crowley says, “ there is no God but man.” And “There is no part of me that is not of the gods”. A very crude summary but I’m also trying not write a novel, LOL.
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    Posted on 16:47:22 - 29/04/21 (5 months ago)
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    Religiously, I'm a spiritual agnostic who draws from multiple belief systems to fulfill my spiritual needs (primarily Paganism, Buddhism, and Christianity.). However, I do dabble as a green/kitchen witch! I think a lot of people do without realizing it.
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    Posted on 20:44:45 - 29/04/21 (5 months ago)
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    -sketch- [759554]

    You mess with the occult, you'll not only lose your mind. You will lose your soul.

    Get out while you still can.

    Jesus Christ is the only way.

    Praying for you all. I want to see you guys in heaven.

    DoWhatThouWilt [2669003]

    I’m very happy and fulfilled practicing my occult path. I am a former Christian and it was very spiritually lacking and I grew tired of the fear and guilt and obedient slave mentality that is expected by the church.
    Besides, if you were to study the true origins and meanings of the Bible, you’d discover it’s full of Kabbalah (a path of Jewish mysticism) references and metaphors for awakening our own inner Divinity. The Bible is not meant to be taken literally at face value. The first Christians were mystics. In essence, God is the universal life force which is expressed and experienced through man. As Aleister Crowley says, “ there is no God but man.” And “There is no part of me that is not of the gods”. A very crude summary but I’m also trying not write a novel, LOL.
    Keep buying the lie that you are a god. The first lie satan ever told was exactly that. The pharisees, the jewish religious leaders of the day who Jesus attacked most, were the authors of the kabbalah. Many hostile references to Christ in that joke of a book. The old testament is how God used the jewish people to begin his redemptive plan to defeat death. The new testament tells us how he did it. 

    If there is no heaven and hell, no Day of Judgement, then face the facts: Life is ultimately meaningless. All those hidden crimes, disgusting acts of evil, will ultimately go unpunished.

    crowley was a murderous, child molesting, madman. It amazes me how people find this creature more trustworthy, more reliable than Christ. Get a grip!
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    Posted on 21:04:49 - 29/04/21 (5 months ago)
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    -sketch- [759554]

    You mess with the occult, you'll not only lose your mind. You will lose your soul.

    Get out while you still can.

    Jesus Christ is the only way.

    Praying for you all. I want to see you guys in heaven.

    DoWhatThouWilt [2669003]

    I’m very happy and fulfilled practicing my occult path. I am a former Christian and it was very spiritually lacking and I grew tired of the fear and guilt and obedient slave mentality that is expected by the church.
    Besides, if you were to study the true origins and meanings of the Bible, you’d discover it’s full of Kabbalah (a path of Jewish mysticism) references and metaphors for awakening our own inner Divinity. The Bible is not meant to be taken literally at face value. The first Christians were mystics. In essence, God is the universal life force which is expressed and experienced through man. As Aleister Crowley says, “ there is no God but man.” And “There is no part of me that is not of the gods”. A very crude summary but I’m also trying not write a novel, LOL.

    -sketch- [759554]

    Keep buying the lie that you are a god. The first lie satan ever told was exactly that. The pharisees, the jewish religious leaders of the day who Jesus attacked most, were the authors of the kabbalah. Many hostile references to Christ in that joke of a book. The old testament is how God used the jewish people to begin his redemptive plan to defeat death. The new testament tells us how he did it.

    If there is no heaven and hell, no Day of Judgement, then face the facts: Life is ultimately meaningless. All those hidden crimes, disgusting acts of evil, will ultimately go unpunished.

    crowley was a murderous, child molesting, madman. It amazes me how people find this creature more trustworthy, more reliable than Christ. Get a grip!
    Firstly, I don’t believe in Christ as an actual person, and if DID exist, his inner teachings were of the esoteric kind, much of what I described (“the kingdom of God is within” sound familiar?) 
    It was the Church 300 years later who redefined what was written about Jesus to fit their narrative of control over the masses.
    Second, Crowley never touched a child nor killed anyone. Those are rumors created by the media who tried to run him out of town because he challenged the Church.
    So you keep believing what you will, as false as it may be.
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    Posted on 22:18:43 - 29/04/21 (5 months ago)
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    -sketch- [759554]

    You mess with the occult, you'll not only lose your mind. You will lose your soul.

    Get out while you still can.

    Jesus Christ is the only way.

    Praying for you all. I want to see you guys in heaven.

    DoWhatThouWilt [2669003]

    I’m very happy and fulfilled practicing my occult path. I am a former Christian and it was very spiritually lacking and I grew tired of the fear and guilt and obedient slave mentality that is expected by the church.
    Besides, if you were to study the true origins and meanings of the Bible, you’d discover it’s full of Kabbalah (a path of Jewish mysticism) references and metaphors for awakening our own inner Divinity. The Bible is not meant to be taken literally at face value. The first Christians were mystics. In essence, God is the universal life force which is expressed and experienced through man. As Aleister Crowley says, “ there is no God but man.” And “There is no part of me that is not of the gods”. A very crude summary but I’m also trying not write a novel, LOL.

    -sketch- [759554]

    Keep buying the lie that you are a god. The first lie satan ever told was exactly that. The pharisees, the jewish religious leaders of the day who Jesus attacked most, were the authors of the kabbalah. Many hostile references to Christ in that joke of a book. The old testament is how God used the jewish people to begin his redemptive plan to defeat death. The new testament tells us how he did it.

    If there is no heaven and hell, no Day of Judgement, then face the facts: Life is ultimately meaningless. All those hidden crimes, disgusting acts of evil, will ultimately go unpunished.

    crowley was a murderous, child molesting, madman. It amazes me how people find this creature more trustworthy, more reliable than Christ. Get a grip!

    DoWhatThouWilt [2669003]

    Firstly, I don’t believe in Christ as an actual person, and if DID exist, his inner teachings were of the esoteric kind, much of what I described (“the kingdom of God is within” sound familiar?)
    It was the Church 300 years later who redefined what was written about Jesus to fit their narrative of control over the masses.
    Second, Crowley never touched a child nor killed anyone. Those are rumors created by the media who tried to run him out of town because he challenged the Church.
    So you keep believing what you will, as false as it may be.
    Even secular historians cannot deny Jesus was a real space-time person. He existed. If we are going to deny that he did, we would have to deny most if not all of ancient history.

    Christ did not teach the kingdom of God was within. It is separate from you and I. Heaven and hell are not within.

    The new testament was written by the eyewitnesses of Christ, or people who knew an eyewitness. The new testament that we have today was written between 44-96 A.D. The catholic church had nothing to do with the first century church or the writings of it's members.
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    Posted on 23:00:00 - 29/04/21 (5 months ago)
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    -sketch- [759554]

    You mess with the occult, you'll not only lose your mind. You will lose your soul.

    Get out while you still can.

    Jesus Christ is the only way.

    Praying for you all. I want to see you guys in heaven.

    DoWhatThouWilt [2669003]

    I’m very happy and fulfilled practicing my occult path. I am a former Christian and it was very spiritually lacking and I grew tired of the fear and guilt and obedient slave mentality that is expected by the church.
    Besides, if you were to study the true origins and meanings of the Bible, you’d discover it’s full of Kabbalah (a path of Jewish mysticism) references and metaphors for awakening our own inner Divinity. The Bible is not meant to be taken literally at face value. The first Christians were mystics. In essence, God is the universal life force which is expressed and experienced through man. As Aleister Crowley says, “ there is no God but man.” And “There is no part of me that is not of the gods”. A very crude summary but I’m also trying not write a novel, LOL.

    -sketch- [759554]

    Keep buying the lie that you are a god. The first lie satan ever told was exactly that. The pharisees, the jewish religious leaders of the day who Jesus attacked most, were the authors of the kabbalah. Many hostile references to Christ in that joke of a book. The old testament is how God used the jewish people to begin his redemptive plan to defeat death. The new testament tells us how he did it.

    If there is no heaven and hell, no Day of Judgement, then face the facts: Life is ultimately meaningless. All those hidden crimes, disgusting acts of evil, will ultimately go unpunished.

    crowley was a murderous, child molesting, madman. It amazes me how people find this creature more trustworthy, more reliable than Christ. Get a grip!

    DoWhatThouWilt [2669003]

    Firstly, I don’t believe in Christ as an actual person, and if DID exist, his inner teachings were of the esoteric kind, much of what I described (“the kingdom of God is within” sound familiar?)
    It was the Church 300 years later who redefined what was written about Jesus to fit their narrative of control over the masses.
    Second, Crowley never touched a child nor killed anyone. Those are rumors created by the media who tried to run him out of town because he challenged the Church.
    So you keep believing what you will, as false as it may be.

    -sketch- [759554]

    Even secular historians cannot deny Jesus was a real space-time person. He existed. If we are going to deny that he did, we would have to deny most if not all of ancient history.

    Christ did not teach the kingdom of God was within. It is separate from you and I. Heaven and hell are not within.

    The new testament was written by the eyewitnesses of Christ, or people who knew an eyewitness. The new testament that we have today was written between 44-96 A.D. The catholic church had nothing to do with the first century church or the writings of it's members.
    You’re correct about the dates of the first writings, but at that time there was no one unified agreement about what they actually taught and Christianity had become separate cults, and it wasn’t until the Council of Nicaea in 325 AD that codified the first established unification of what would become the Catholic Church. And they only kept 4 of the 30-something gospels written, then preceded to edit them over the centuries, and many things got lost in translations when translating into other languages. So it’s impossible for me to accept the Bible as THE word of God, and to accept the validity of the “eye witness accounts”. 


    Christ never described Heaven and Hell besides in quick and obscure comments like “my father’s house has many rooms” and his descriptions of hell referenced Gehenna, a valley outside the city where trash was burned and children were sacrificed by fire. The Jews didn’t believe in hell, and since that was his audience, he had to use a point of reference to describe to them what a second death would be like. His ascension was at face value floating up into the sky, but it was meant to be a metaphor for our own awakening. (Again, a crude summary because I’m not trying to write a novel because I could PAGES on just topic alone but you probably wouldn’t read it with an open mind anyway).


    But there are several passages that describe Jesus talking about how we are manifestations of God in his image as God, especially in the Gnostic Gospels, and that like Christ rose from the dead, so too would we and obtain his status.


    As far your statement about denying ALL of ancient history if I deny Christ truly lived, well, that’s just ridiculous. Don’t get me wrong, I’m open minded enough to the possibility he did exist, but I don’t believe he was a “savior of mankind” except through him being a symbol for our own awakening to our own divinity.


    Take the Eucharist for example, we physically take in Divinity into ourselves and go out into the word embodied by God. That’s some SERIOUS esoteric and occult symbolism there!
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    Hello all! I don't believe in any of this myself, but my ex wife was a Pagan. She's American but believed in the Irish gods so I am quite familiar with the basics - mostly about the got called Cernunnos. I used to follow LaVey Satanism but when I found out they're mostly just a bunch of assholes who believe in proper magic, I just got out and decided to just be an atheist that follows some of LaVey teachings (self empowerment is great as long as you're not being a dick to others :) )
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    Posted on 14:02:12 - 02/05/21 (5 months ago)
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    Hey Wolfie, 
    I’m a former Church of Satan member (LaVey’s Satanism for anyone else reading this who doesn’t know he’s the founder), but left the organization after I realized that indeed they were a bunch of assholes. I discovered that once I moved to New York City and became personally close with many of the Priesthood here. They’re back stabbers, liars and pretentious drunks who just talk shit about other people instead of truly embracing the ideals and philosophies LaVey set forth. It’s unfortunate that an organization which promotes free thinking and individual creative pursuit deteriorated into a social club of group-think who chastised anyone who thought differently than them.


    Although the orgies they had at their private parties were fun!


    The organization fell to shit after LaVey died and came under the new High Priest, Peter Gilmore. I never met him but I met several of his close friends.

    Anywho, the “proper magic” you mention was never a supernatural belief. It had to do with basically applied atheism which was emotionally expressed through ritual (humans have always used stories and mythology to express the universal concepts of that which makes us truly human and, and the subconscious speaks in the language of symbols and metaphors so ritual satisfy that, and magic is merely creating change in conformity with one’s will, so by all intent and purpose, even cooking dinner is considered a magical act). LaVey taught that by ritually releasing emotional hang ups in the “intellectual decompress chamber” freed the mind in the real world to be better equipped to focus and for willpower to be more pure and undistracted. Self empowerment is really the heart and soul of the CoS, and Satan was a representation of the human self and all his / her potential to master their own world.


    There a lot of things LaVey stole from Crowley as far as day to day philosophy, but unfortunately he watered much of it down and simplified and limited it in many ways and claimed it as his own findings. However, that doesn’t invalidate the usefulness of most of his writings nonetheless.


    You say you follow some of his philosophies of self empowerment as an atheist and not being a dick to anyone, well, sounds like you’re a more proper Satanist than most of the life-long folks dedicated to the organization.


    🤘🏻
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    Posted on 22:51:25 - 02/05/21 (5 months ago)
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    Well then, for a “con artist” he sure has a hell of massive catalog of writings and undeniably monumental influence on just about everything pertaining to modern occultism (and Wicca via his student Gerald Gardner who was a high ranking member of Crowley’s organization). And considering I’ve been a Thelemite for 2 years, dedicated to Crowley’s teachings, I hardly believe you read (let alone practiced) more than I have. But I’m not going to argue with you, nor do I have to prove anything to you because you’ll just remain in your deliberate ignorance.
    So he was good at what he did. You believed him, so that makes you one of his misguided fools. Just because you followed a lie for two years does not make you knowledgeable, it makes you a f**king idiot...

    Go you...

    I will never lie to you. What I say is how I feel...

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    Posted on 10:02:31 - 03/05/21 (5 months ago)
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    DoWhatThouWilt [2669003]

    Hey Wolfie,
    I’m a former Church of Satan member (LaVey’s Satanism for anyone else reading this who doesn’t know he’s the founder), but left the organization after I realized that indeed they were a bunch of assholes. I discovered that once I moved to New York City and became personally close with many of the Priesthood here. They’re back stabbers, liars and pretentious drunks who just talk shit about other people instead of truly embracing the ideals and philosophies LaVey set forth. It’s unfortunate that an organization which promotes free thinking and individual creative pursuit deteriorated into a social club of group-think who chastised anyone who thought differently than them.


    Although the orgies they had at their private parties were fun!


    The organization fell to shit after LaVey died and came under the new High Priest, Peter Gilmore. I never met him but I met several of his close friends.

    Anywho, the “proper magic” you mention was never a supernatural belief. It had to do with basically applied atheism which was emotionally expressed through ritual (humans have always used stories and mythology to express the universal concepts of that which makes us truly human and, and the subconscious speaks in the language of symbols and metaphors so ritual satisfy that, and magic is merely creating change in conformity with one’s will, so by all intent and purpose, even cooking dinner is considered a magical act). LaVey taught that by ritually releasing emotional hang ups in the “intellectual decompress chamber” freed the mind in the real world to be better equipped to focus and for willpower to be more pure and undistracted. Self empowerment is really the heart and soul of the CoS, and Satan was a representation of the human self and all his / her potential to master their own world.


    There a lot of things LaVey stole from Crowley as far as day to day philosophy, but unfortunately he watered much of it down and simplified and limited it in many ways and claimed it as his own findings. However, that doesn’t invalidate the usefulness of most of his writings nonetheless.


    You say you follow some of his philosophies of self empowerment as an atheist and not being a dick to anyone, well, sounds like you’re a more proper Satanist than most of the life-long folks dedicated to the organization.


    🤘🏻
    Heyo,

    That's a very kind message, thank you :) I am in Europe and sadly any and all things related to Satanism, Witches, Paganism etc are frowned upon. Like, people wouldn't really care if you tell them you're pagan, but if you tell them you do rituals, or that you belong to CoS, it could cripple you. Much like in USA, I'd assume, but because of that here in Europe we have a lot less open followers than over there. So whilst I've heard of great orgies you spoke about, sadly I have never - and I doubt I ever will - participated in one. Hell, even finding a single Satanist (that I didn't fear would kill me because they worship actual Satan) was next to impossible here.

    I'll proceed to do what I am and just keep an eye out on things related to CoS and TST without actually being in such organizations. I genuinely do believe their causes are good and they have good ideas but just like you said, the people behind them... I wouldn't trust them. I just can't. I also know very little of Crowley so I haven't formed any opinions of him just yet.
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    Wolfie [2003328]

    Heyo,

    That's a very kind message, thank you :) I am in Europe and sadly any and all things related to Satanism, Witches, Paganism etc are frowned upon. Like, people wouldn't really care if you tell them you're pagan, but if you tell them you do rituals, or that you belong to CoS, it could cripple you. Much like in USA, I'd assume, but because of that here in Europe we have a lot less open followers than over there. So whilst I've heard of great orgies you spoke about, sadly I have never - and I doubt I ever will - participated in one. Hell, even finding a single Satanist (that I didn't fear would kill me because they worship actual Satan) was next to impossible here.

    I'll proceed to do what I am and just keep an eye out on things related to CoS and TST without actually being in such organizations. I genuinely do believe their causes are good and they have good ideas but just like you said, the people behind them... I wouldn't trust them. I just can't. I also know very little of Crowley so I haven't formed any opinions of him just yet.
    I live in europe too, and everything you have said is utter shite...

    Europe lives by paganism, it is our default belief...

    So feel free to f**k off...

    I will never lie to you. What I say is how I feel...

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