- the worship of demons.
Origin of demonolatry
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It was pliant and amalgamated easily with local observances, in China with funeral rites, in Tibet with demonolatry.
These were the outward symbols of demonolatry and superstition invented by scheming priests as the fabric of their sacerdotalism.The Unveiling of Lhasa
Not infrequently the fear of the devil was transformed into indifference, and sometimes even into demonolatry.The Evolution of Love
The Burmese are really as devoted to demonolatry as the hill-tribes who are labelled plain spirit-worshippers.
The sacred vessels of the church are said to play an important part in demonolatry.Legends, Tales and Poems
Gustavo Adolfo Becquer
- the worship of demons
C17: see demon, -latry
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