the satanic scriptures

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Reverend Count MoriVond reads "Apocalypse Now"

Reverend Count MoriVond reads “Apocalypse Now.”

From his Draconian Radio Broadcast Pulpit, Reverend Count MoriVond reads Magus Peter H. Gilmore’s essay “Apocalypse Now” For more readings of The Satanic Scriptures, join the Count every Sunday at his Youtube channel here: For Draconian Radio Broadcast Pulpit merchandise, T shirts and more visit:

Reverend Count MoriVond reads The Tide Turns

Reverend Count MoriVond reads “The Tide Turns”

From Reverend Count MoriVond’s Draconian Radio Broadcast Pulpit, this week’s installment: “The Tide Turns” from Magus Gilmore‘s great work The Satanic Scriptures. Subscribe to the channel and join us every Sunday for another reading of the Scriptures.

Reverend Count MoriVond reads from The Satanic Scriptures

Reverend Count MoriVond reads A Primer for Fledgling Misanthropologists

From The Satanic Scriptures: “A Primer For Fledgling Misanthropologists” written by Magus Peter H. Gilmore. Read by Reverend Count MoriVond, from his NEW show on Youtube: Draconian Radio Broadcast Pulpit (DRBP) Part1 / Part2 Previous episodes contain Magus Gilmore’s “Satanism: The Feared Religion” (in two parts), “We Are Legion” and “Alienation.” For info/commentary on these and related works of Satanic philosophy, art and poetry subscribe to

Count MoriVond reads from The Satanic Scriptures

Count MoriVond reading Magus Gilmore’s “We Are Legion” and “Alienation”

NEW! Another installment of Count MoriVond’s readings of Magus Gilmore’s The Satanic Scriptures:  “We Are Legion” and “Alienation”. “Having received such a positive response with my video readings of Magus Gilmore’s seminal work, The Satanic Scriptures, I am officially announcing the “Draconian Radio Broadcast Pulpit” show on my Youtube channel, where I will be reading canon from our philosophy from my personal sanctuary in formal, clerical attire. Tune in every Sunday for a new episode and don’t forget to Subscribe.” —Count MoriVond  

Count MoriVond reads from The Satanic Scriptures

Count MoriVond reads “Satanism: The Feared Religion”

“Satanism: The Feared Religion” Parts 1 & 2 from the book The Satanic Scriptures written by Magus Peter H. Gilmore. Read by Count MoriVond. An essay approved by the “the Black Pope” himself, Anton Szandor LaVey, as the best condensed introduction to our philosophy.  

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

From Magus Peter H. Gilmore: “Many Thanks!” To all the fine people who wished me well and those who sent some swell tokens of appreciation—whether I know you personally or may yet have that pleasure—my deepest gratitude! You all warmed this old Devil’s heart on my 59th birth anniversary. I shall have more of my efforts to bring you as many projects are in motion. Hail to such delightful and discerning individuals! HS! —Magus Peter H. Gilmore

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

This Walpurgisnacht Underworld Amusements announces a new 10th Anniversary edition of High Priest Peter H. Gilmore’s The Satanic Scriptures, and a new paperback edition of the Spanish translation Las Escrituras Satanicas. Both feature, printed for the first time, Magus Gilmore’s address to a secret meeting of the Church of Satan held to celebrate its 50th anniversary.The Satanic Scriptures$16.95, 5" x 8", 308 pages, ISBN 978-1943687084Available from,, the publishers website (US only), ASP Culture (UK/Europe) and other retailers.Las Escrituras Satanicas$16.95, 5" x 8", 328 pages, ISBN 978-0983031482Available from,, the publishers website, and other retailers. The Satanic Scriptures […]

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

The Surprisingly Sensible Way The Church Of Satan Views Death Refinery29 spoke to Magistra Peggy Nadramia on views on death, funerals, and our disbelief of an afterlife as part of their Death Week series of articles. Sara Coughlin also cites Magus Peter H. Gilmore’s Satanic Scriptures and the study “How Satanists see death”.

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

Leviathan’s Compass by Reverend Daniel Byrdan article for The Black Flame—May, LI A.S. Over the years while making hand-painted Sigil of Baphomet Altarpieces, I’ve gotten a few questions concerning the importance or significance of setting up one’s Satanic Altar against a west wall. If the ideal wall for one’s altar happens to be north, south, or even east, will their rituals suffer? The short answer is no, unless you let yourself overthink it.  The inspiration for using the west wall for Satanic Rituals comes from the tradition dating back to early Christianity of constructing the apse and altar of their […]

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

Disinfo Talks to Peter Gilmore: High Priest of the Church of Satan Brian Whitney at Disinfo has Magus Gilmore addressing misconceptions about the Church of Satan. Those curious about the organization, its philosophy and how Gilmore became involved will enjoy this article. Also on Facebook.

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

THE GENTLEMAN DOWNSTAIRS AND OTHER SATANIC PARABLES AND FABLES These parables and fables embody wicked insights found in literature by Anton LaVey and Peter Gilmore from the Church of Satan. Like Gilmore did in his The Satanic Scriptures, I’m using the word “parables” as an intentionally theatrical oxymoron. Parables have been so tied to Christian teachings that I wanted to try and decouple the two; since at its root, a parable is simply a short allegorical story. I included fables because many of the characters in the pieces are animals or inanimate objects. The first part of the site’s title […]