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Why is the Goat Used as an Image of Satan?

Dear Reader,

A common story given as to why the goat is often used as an image of Satan is because of the ancient story  of the scapegoat, that is, Satanists, beginning in about the 19th century with Eliphas Levi, adopted the image of the goat for Satan in order to claim Satan as a scapegoat for evil when, in fact, the devil was, as Lucifer-Prometheus and the serpent of the gnostic myths, merely trying to help humankind. 375 more words

Occultism

MEETING MR. TUMNUS

When we read in fiction of the encounter of humans with fauns, like Mr. Tumnus in C. S. Lewis’ The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe… 741 more words

The Goat for Azazel - Entrance by the Blood (Part 5)

One wonders how many have used the term “scapegoat” without knowing its true significance. Most have a sense of what it means—a person blamed for the wrongs of another or one chosen for punishment to satisfy a need for public justice even though they haven’t done the wrong. 1,346 more words

The Blood Of Jesus Christ

Botanical garden surprise

so sweet you play

you play on a higher note

velvet black coal piece trousers

so dark green

my nosetip at your belly

thin cotton shirt… 31 more words

Greenery

Biweekly Item-Mordia, the Manmask

“The Man and the Satyros (Satyr). A Man and a Satyros once drank together in token of a bond of alliance being formed between them. One very cold wintry day, as they talked, the Man put his fingers to his mouth and blew on them. 192 more words

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