Witchcraft and Satanism (devil worship) in America are growing by leaps and bounds. No longer are their highly secret activities being kept in-the-closet. Todays witches are no longer at risk of getting burned at the stake, but rather honored and revered.
They are increasingly being accepted as spiritual experts who meet the needs of clients inclined to embrace, and tap into, their extensive access to supernatural spirit powers and hidden knowledge.
Wicca – the key umbrella organization for formalized Witchcraft and New Age practice in general – has finally come out of the shadows.
Qiling Wang in a recent article for reportingtexas.com gave an account of how Wicca has been growing in Texas, and beyond. Wang narrated a description of your typical Wicca adherent or ‘Wiccan’: Mary Caldwell. She has spiky pink hair, tattooed arms, and works in customer service for a software company. She’s also the leader of a Wicca gathering that meets every other Monday at Monkey Nest Coffee on Burnet Road.
On a recent Monday evening, she led the group in a discussion of numerology – the belief that numbers have mystical meanings – as well as rituals and personal experiences with spirits…