thesatanictemple - "The monument has been designed to reflect the views of Satanists in Oklahoma City and beyond. The statue will serve as beacon calling for compassion and empathy among all living creatures. The statue will also have a functional purpose as a chair where people of all ages may sit on the lap of Satan for inspiration and contemplation.” -Lucien Greaves artist: @markjporter
Satanic Temple Monument in Okla. May Include 'Interactive Display' for Kids
Ten Commandments monument outside the Oklahoma state Capitol. (Sean Murphy/AP Photo) With ABC News’ Anneta Konstantinides A monument to the Ten Commandments that sits outside the Oklahoma statehouse may soon have some unholy company. Satan worshipers are seeking to build their own monument at the state Capitol, and Lucien Greaves, a spokesman for the Satanic Temple, said he’s “optimistic” it will be approved. “I really don’t see a grounds which they can reject this,” he told ABC News. The…
Guest post from Lucien Greaves of The Satanic Temple: Hail Satan and Happy Holidays!
Guest post from Lucien Greaves of The Satanic Temple: Hail Satan and Happy Holidays! - See more at: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/wwjtd/2015/12/guest-post-from-lucien-greaves-of-the-satanic-temple-hail-satan-and-happy-holidays/#sthash.nntrUNza.dpuf
The Archdiocese of Boston warned that a planned historical re-enactment of a "black mass" violates Catholic teachings. The Harvard Extension Cultural Studies Club is holding the event. It is one in a student-led series exploring various cultures. “The idea of the Black Mass began as a propagandistic literary device to justify brutal purges against alleged witches. The idea of the Black Mass surely originated with the Church itself.” - Lucien Greaves, spokesman for the local Satanic Temple.