A former high-ranking priest in the Church of Satan has expressed his concern with the relaxed attitude many Christian parents show toward Halloween. He says the festival is far from innocent but is actually spiritually demonic.
Anton LaVey, the founder of the Church of Satan, reportedly said: "I am glad that Christian parents let their children worship the devil at least one night out of the year. Welcome to Halloween."
“My mind goes back to the night of Oct. 31, 1987, when I had the most diabolical wedding on the planet. My fiancé and I decided to get married on Halloween, in a demonic ritual that lasted all night, and the wedding bells were heard all the way down to the gates of hell,” John Ramirez writes at Charisma.
“As devil worshippers, Halloween was very special to us, and we looked forward to celebrating it because we knew the implications and the dark power behind the night. It is very different from every other night in the witchcraft world. It would be like me saying to believers today, ‘How important to you are Good Friday and Resurrection Sunday?’ Halloween has that much weight and importance to those who dwell on the dark side.”
“The only harvest we should celebrate is the harvest of souls."
Read the full article here.