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Related to Satan: Satanist, illuminati, Satana
Ethnomedicine A ‘spirit’ or ‘devil’ that may afflict Ethiopians, which is said to speak through its host’s mouth and cause him/her to behave unusually
Vox populi Beelzebub, The Devil, Lucifer The embodiment of evil that traditionally refers to a 'fallen' angel in the Judeo-Christian construct, or a Jinn in the Islamic construct
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Indeed, those who fear Allah - when an impulse touches them from Satan, they remember [Him] and at once they have insight.
Following the controversy, Downey and Burnett decided that removing Satan and focusing on Jesus would be the best option for the movie.
In 1971 Gerald Mayo filed a civil rights action in the US District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania claiming: "Satan has on numerous occasions caused the plaintiff misery and unwarranted threats, against the will of plaintiff, that Satan has placed deliberate obstacles in his path and has caused plaintiff's downfall".
7 In 1589 a German bishop claimed there were actually seven 'princes' of hell: Lucifer, Mammon, Asmodeus, Leviathan, Beelzebub, Satan and Belphegor
That the demons suffer the law of counter-penalty suggests that their wills are in some sense resolute, that they are, as Satan says, "unconquerable" (1.
Of considerable significance in this context is the fact that Jews in late antiquity used language that suggested that Satan could be warded off by throwing things at him.
We have some very good priests, bishops and cardinals but Satan has succeeded in blinding them by putting a veil in front of their eyes.
For Poole, this "social history of Satan has been one in which the devil has been used to 'characterize human enemies'.
After the Farewell tawaf, Pilgrims will finalize their Hajj ritual by stoning Satan in the third and fourth days of the Eid al-Adha.
I have yet to hear of humanitarian aid, be it rice, medical aid, search and rescue assistance, doctors etc etc being refused by the whinge brigade on the basis of immorality or worse coming from the lands and hands of the great Satan, which is all too crudely offered and made available during earth quakes, floods etc etc.
Miroslav Satan scored 3:25 into overtime and the Bruins beat the Toronto Maple Leafs, 2-1, last night to maintain their small cushion in the tight postseason race.
The Church of Satan is an American-based organisation founded by Anton Szandor LaVey in 1968 - with beliefs based on The Satanic Bible.