In this episode in Sacred Tension, I am joined by my friend Matt Langston of the formerly Christian pop punk band Eleventyseven to explore the finer points of Satanic religious blasphemy.Continue reading “Sacred Tension: Religious Blasphemy 101 | Matt Langston”
Of all the challenging aspects of Satanism, blasphemy is perhaps at the top. I have known people to literally weep with horror when they first encounter the concept of the Black Mass, and others to simply shut down and say, “I can’t do this,” when they are confronted with the full breadth of Satanic blasphemy.
Blasphemy can be an important part of Satanism. But there are many different types of blasphemy, and I believe that understanding them might help outsiders better engage in inter-religious dialogue with the Satanic community. (It’s also important to note that there are many Satanists who don’t connect deeply with the notion of blasphemy at all.)Continue reading “Varieties of Satanic Blasphemy”
This month we discussed free speech, the subjective symbol of Christ, and much more.Continue reading “Free Speech, Blasphemy, And the Symbol of Christ: Best Comments of September 2020”