1888: Star-Angel-Worship in the Roman Catholic Church

IN THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH [The subject matter of the present article has not been chosen from any desire of “finding fault” with the Christian religion, as LUCIFER is often accused of doing. No special animosity is felt towards popery any more than against any other existing dogmatic and ritualistic faith. We merely hold that “there is no higher religion than truth.” Hence, being incessantly attacked by the Christians – among whom none are so bitter and contemptuous as the Romanists – who call us “idolaters” and “heathens,” and otherwise denounce us, it is necessary that at times something should be said in our defence, and truth reestablished. The Theosophists are accused of believing in Astrology, and the Devas (Dhyan Chohans) of the Hindus and Northern Buddhists. A too impulsive missionary in the Central Provinces of India has actually called us “Astrolaters,” “Sabians” and “devil-worshippers.” This, as usual, is […] Read More