Don’t lose the beauty

“What we have as Satanists at our disposal are ways of seeing things by using our minds in different ways. Sometimes knowing about something removes the beauty, and as Satanists we spend our lives acquiring knowledge on all different things to get an understanding, so how do we get the beauty back? “- Lee Banks- […]

YOUR HIGHER SELF

Hello, once again my fellow CoRS colleagues around the world. I promised Ben I’d try to craft one of these a week and I think I have a good topic here for all us to explore. Does your Higher Self have a name? I’m not referring to an imaginary friend, I’m talking about that part […]

WHY RATIONALISM GOES BETTER WITH SATANISM

This is an intriguing question. The philosophy of rationalism itself has been around for a long time. A good 2,000 years ago the Roman Emperor, Marcus Aurelius wrote in his Meditations that, “One did not need to be happy in order to be rational”.  It’s indeed true that by simply having a rational approach to […]

To ritual or not to ritual

Wikipedia describes a ritual as “a sequence of activities involving gestures, words, and objects, performed in a sequestered place, and performed according to set sequence.” Rituals may be prescribed by the traditions of a community, including a religious community. “I pound my feet strongly on the ground several times, I take several deep breaths, and […]

Holiday blues

It must be the holidays because my girlfriend and I have gotten into another fight. For almost a decade now Easter and Christmas gets us going like cats and dogs. It’s not even the celebration of the holidays; it’s the stories that go along with them: Santa and the Easter Bunny. Full disclosure for those […]