What Is Satanism?

Welcome to What is Satanism?

Satanism begins with Anton Szandor LaVey and the original Church of Satan. There is no better place to begin your inquiry. The Origin of Satanism contains a brief summary.

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Satansplain #038: The Satanic Mass

Satansplain #038 – Before The Satanic Bible, before heavy metal, there was “The Satanic Mass”. Explore the history and content of this infamous 1968 album, recorded and released by the Church of Satan.  
via Church of Satan, 2023-03-28

The Metro #667

This week on The Metro, Warlock Jeff Ivins brings you the following bands for your weekly time trip to the 1980s: A-Ha, Tom Tom Club, The Romantics, Julie Brown, Haircut 100, Don Henley, Alphaville, Culture Club, Laura Branigan, Tina Turner, Chris DeBurg, Nick Lowe, Missing Persons, and finishing off with Arcadia. Stream The Metro #667. Download The Metro #667.
via Church of Satan, 2023-03-28


DEVILS REIGN V: TYRANTS – NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS HOWL Books is now accepting online submissions for the fifth book in The Devils Reign art book series, TYRANTS. The new hardcover art book focuses on images depicting male villains, both fictional and non-fictional. Art submissions are open to the public and guidelines for submissions are posted […]
via Church of Satan, 2023-03-27

The Demented1: A Moment with Victor VanDerHoven

Join Blake as he interviews Warlock Victor VanDerHoven. Victor discusses his collection of action figures and how it ties into Satanism. He also discusses when and how he realized he was a Satanist, what made him join the Church of Satan and much more. Apple Podcast / Spotify
via Church of Satan, 2023-03-26

Exquisite Equinox!

Many Satanists mark today’s seasonal pivot point, feeling simpatico with our homeworld’s continuing seasonal cycles. In the Northern Hemisphere, Spring arrives, succeeding Winter’s torpor with a renewed, verdant surging. In the Southern Hemisphere, Autumn soothes after the scorching Summer months. Here in the haunted Hudson Valley, Winter was mostly free of snow, though these last […]
via Church of Satan, 2023-03-20