Origin of Satanism
Examples from the Web for satanism
In this information vacuum, something had to feed the beast and, as Leveritt said, “Satanism beat skepticism.”‘Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory’: Its Road to the Academy Awards|Lorenza Muñoz|February 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
“Basically, you have to be a Christian to believe in Satanism because you have to believe in the Devil,” he said.
We renounce idolatry, witchcraft, and Satanism in our land!
"For this, basically, is what Satanism is," said Durtal to himself.
Illuminism, Cabalism, and even Satanism are still realities.Secret Societies And Subversive Movements|Nesta H. Webster
I asked him if he had any material on the Satanism of the present day.
He won't even give us time to get our breath, but must be dogging us about Satanism.
Now from lofty Mysticism to base Satanism there is but one step.
1560s, "satanic disposition," from Satan + -ism. Applied 1820s-30s to the poetry of Byron, etc. Meaning "worship of Satan" dates from 1895, with reference to France, where it was said to be active at that time.