Question by Simon Peter: Difference between “white” magic and “black” magic? Please comment on quote below?
The question was posted recently and I couldn’t find it later to respond. For anyone who responded that there’s a difference, that “black” magic is Satanic, while white magic is not, what you would say to the following?
Direct quote from Anton Lavey (founder of the church of Satan) in “The Satanic Bible”:
“There is no difference between “white” and “black” magic, except in the smug hypocrisy, guilt-ridden righteousness and self-deceit of the “white” magician himself.”
Lavey reiterates this many times, having researched the roots of all these things. He’s also made statements regarding neither being from God, so these powers can only come from one other source. Christians agree.
Also, in tracing the roots of these and all related religions/magic/religious philosophies (including New Age) to their genesis, we find they all sprung from ancient mystery religions, esp. Egyptian & Babylonian.
According to Apostle Paul in 2 Cor. 11: 3, 4, all such are deception from Satan.
Answer by problem
I think there is a difference between white magic and black. A big one. white magic has nothing to do with Satan.
What do you think? Answer below!