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Those expecting the kind of demonic scenes portrayed in Roman Polanski’s 1968 film, “Rosemary’s Baby,” will likely find themselves disappointed.
Dating back centuries, Satanism has been misunderstood by wide swaths of American society, Greaves said.
He does not struggle with how a religious moral code might affect his existence.
A great deal of what traditional religions consider evil and carnal—attributes of the “Dark One”—Satanists consider natural.
Until last week, Robert Liani Jr., who owns the Coffee Time Bake Shop down the street, had no idea that The Satanic Temple was moving into the building that last housed an insurance brokerage and previously was a longtime funeral home.
Liani, who organizes a community pride landscaping competition among business owners in the area, said he doubts the temple will face much backlash.
Members caused controversy in Oklahoma City when they unsuccessfully lobbied for a bronze statue of Baphomet — a winged figure with the head of a goat and body of a human — to be displayed next to a Ten Commandments monument on state capitol grounds.
People are accountable only to themselves and humanity.
The Church of Satan was founded in 1966 by Anton Szandor La Vey.
The religion started in San Francisco and has since spread throughout the world.
The Satanic Temple currently has about 40,000 members nationwide, Greaves said.
Chapters have engaged in a number of campaigns supporting causes such as separation of church and state and free speech.