Photo Credit: Church of Satan Archives
Magus Anton Szandor LaVey conducting a ritual with a nude altar.

The Church of Satan: A Brief History

Below you will find the basic history of the Church of Satan. You are encouraged to pick up a copy of The Church of Satan by Blanche Barton for a complete and fully detailed history, but this section will give you a solid foundation to start.

by Blanche Barton ©2003
(condensed from The Church of Satan and with supplemental material by Peter H. Gilmore)

  1. Modern Prometheus
  2. The Magic Circle / Order of the Trapezoid
  3. The Church of Satan
  4. Diabolical Endeavors
  5. Media Circus
  6. Hell on Reels
  7. Lucifer Rising
  8. Satanic Panic
  9. Ever Forward