The serpent Satan beguiling Eve is the most famous of all myths about the devil–and it never happened. Here’s the annoying reason people believe it anyway.
Why did old world builders decorate their most holy buildings with gargoyles and other Satanic images of leering devils? Simply, because we love them.
Mainstream religions enjoy the privilege that they’re presumed to be authentic in some undefined way. But scratch the surface and the truth is not far down.