Should Christians be involved in secret societies?
The very nature of a “secret society” goes against the very nature of the Christian belief. The Bible is open to everyone and the call is for everyone to know the knowledge of Jesus Christ, Revelation 22:17. Printable version link is at the bottom of the page.
Secret societies often have secret rituals, oaths and activities that are not only restricted to others but often have unknown origins and meanings to such rituals. Should a believer be reciting something that may be demonic or have an unknown meaning? The life of a Christian is an open-book. All believers live by the same manual—the Bible. It is open for discussion and goes through numerous translations.
Members of such societies often state that their organization is similar to the church. But where should a believer's allegiance be? One has to consider a few things:
Americans have been intrigued about the mystery of secret societies but to the Christian, one should maintain its allegiance toward God and refrain from entities that not God-centered and will hinder us from doing God's will.
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