The US-based Satanic Temple has opened its new headquarters in an old funeral parlor in Salem, Massachusetts. Satanic Temple spokesperson Lucien Greaves explained why Salem, famous for its witch trials in the 1690s, was a good fit for a satanist home. “Salem emerged as an obvious choice to be established as the base for our operations,” he said.

“In addition to Salem’s history and proximity to the intellectual hub of Boston, the people we have spoken to have been incredible friendly and supportive.” The Satanic Temple claims it is the world’s largest satanic organization. The recognized religious organization has several chapters across the US, with its largest in Detroit, Michigan. READ MORE