satanism

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Satanist Middle Schoolers Planned to Kill 15 Students and Drink Their Blood, Cops Say

They allegedly brought butcher knives to school and wanted to kill "as many students as possible," then scatter their remains at the school's entrance.
Drew Schwartz
10.25.18
Church

Terrible Tales of a Lizard-Smoking, Blood-Drinking Satanic Cult

In a town with a reputation for religiousness, a group of Satan worshippers are among the faithful.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
6.11.18
Religion

How I Became a Satanist

Well, technically I'm a Luciferian witch, but try explaining that to a Bible-beater.
Jason Bunch
4.25.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Vatican Needs Way More Exorcists to Deal with All the Reports of Demons

So the church is launching a weeklong intensive course to train priests in the art.
River Donaghey
2.26.18
Features

That Time I Threw Away My Three 6 Mafia CD to Avoid Going to Hell

You'll never hear "Stay Fly" the same again.
Lawrence Burney
5.18.17
Photo

A Visit to One of Mexico's Most Notorious Abandoned Hospitals

Like so many other abandoned hospitals, the Hospital Naturista in Tamaulipas is said to be haunted by the ghost of a deranged—but very stylish—nurse.
José Luis Martínez Limón
12.17.16
Possessed: Modern Day Exorcisms

The Exorcist Trying to Heal South Africa’s Satanic Murderer

VICE heads to Cape Town to meet Cecil Begbie, a Methodist priest and exorcist, who believes he can expel demons from a murderer who claims he was possessed when he carried out the crime.
VICE Staff
10.7.16
Stuff

The Satanic Temple Opened Its New Headquarters in Salem

The New England town has come to nurture a culture that is far more inclusive and tolerant of fringe religions than its reputation might suggest.
Leyland DeVito
9.23.16
Longreads Or Whatever

The World's Most Dangerous Game: Pokémon's Strange History with Moral Panics

For over 20 years, Pokémon has been a scapegoat for crises social, political, and even spiritual.
Lana Polansky
9.4.16
Gaming

The World's Most Dangerous Game: Pokémon's Strange History with Moral Panics

For over 20 years, Pokémon has been a scapegoat for crises social, political, and even spiritual.
Lana Polansky
9.4.16
occult

The Men Who Love to Worship Satan and Summon Demons

As more young women get into paganism and crystal work, men are also turning to the occult for answers, power, and good Tinder pick up lines.
Gabriela Herstik
7.29.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

​Inside the RNC’s Satanic Airbnb

It's hard to imagine the delegates for Donald Trump sleeping in this decrepit, "haunted" funeral home that has a bloody statue of Jesus fucking Mary Magdalene.
Peter Larson
7.18.16
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