The History of Demons

The History of Demons March 16, 2021

Demons weren’t always considered evil. Watch this video to learn more about the fascinating history behind demons in religious life.

About Andrew Henry
Andrew M. Henry has a PhD from the Graduate Division of Religious Studies at Boston University specializing in Ancient Christianity. Andrew’s research focuses on magical ritual in the late antique Mediterranean with a particular interest in the material evidence of these practices such as ritual space, “magical” artifact assemblages, amulets, and apotropaic inscriptions. You can read more about the author here.

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  1. Perhaps Demons are merely the Previous Divine Administration’s middle-Managerial staff. They were replaced and like most takeovers they went from administrators to boogeymen (boogey-beings? -entities? -persons?).
    Happens here, so why not there?

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