Posted in Religion & Philosophy Series Sin-Positive

#8 The “Sin Positive,” Series: 7 Deadly Sins and the 7 (14?) Heavenly/Holy virtues.

The language of ideas constantly changes and adapts to help us understand the world around us. Labels become more or less useful. For example, modern, romantic Satanism is sometimes described as a careful dance of both hedonism and altruism. “Sin Positive,” is one of those fun phrases that is both self explanatory and open ended enough to prompt a discussion…

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#7 Grey Faction: Fighting Pseudoscience in Mental Health

“Beliefs should conform to one’s best scientific understanding of the world. One should take care never to distort scientific facts to fit one’s beliefs” – The 5th Tenet of The Satanic Temple. Let’s talk about superstition and mental healthcare. WithImagine for a moment: meetings of professional psychiatrists and therapists who are highly religious and highly paranoid, who cannot help but…

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Posted in Books Religion & Philosophy Series

#5 Book Review: The Revolt Of The Angels (1914) by Anatole France

This morning I am at my day job, unable to focus yet, because last night I finally finished what will now be known as my favorite book. It took me a considerable time to finish the book, which I first received at the end of May 2018, as a birthday gift. I read about ¾ of the way through it,…

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Posted in Personal Satanism Shit That Matters

#1. Sin-Positive, Satanic Self Care & Lifestyle Blog

Welcome! We have so much to unpack, here, and I will dive right in. This is a personal blog, written by a self-identified atheistic Satanist (hi! My name is Venita!), and I intend to cover topics everywhere from lifestyle and self care in the context of modern, romantic satanism, to interviewing wonderful people in the satanic community, and what I’m…

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