SATANISM ON THE INCREASE
. The rapid growth of Satan worship and similarly related cults has
many people worried. Law enforcement agencies, clergy, and even
animal-rights activists are dealing with a problem that grows almost
. An article in the Kansas City Star recently told of the violence
of these groups in this area. Police are consulting theologians to
learn more of Satan, his powers and the manner in which he is
. Ceremonial meetings occur which range from sexual orgies to
sacrifices of animals and humans. One officer estimates that
nationally as many as 50,000 children and young people who have been
kidnaped or have run away and taken to the streets have been killed by
. Another officer reported evidence that some women become pregnant
for the sole purpose of having a baby to sacrifice. Local caves and
deserted houses reveal blood and satanic symbols.
. One group, Santeria, from Cuba is active in south Florida and has
as many as 60,000 people involved in worship. This worship includes
rituals of animal sacrifice which has angered animal-rights activists
in the area.
. I don't share these facts for shock value, but to warn you and
your family that we are faced with an enemy who is against God and
. Let us be clothed continually with God's spiritual armor. Please
take time to read Ephesians 6:10-20.
Reprinted from the Gospel Tract Society's May Newsletter
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