“What we are really showing here is that Satanism is a legitimate religion, even though it’s non-theistic, we are showing the people do have a sense of community and they want to get involved."
De Haan said members do not worship the devil, they just don’t believe in God.
And they range in age and demographics. At least a dozen people showed up to the first clean-up held right after the sponsorship was approved in September, and recently to this month’s clean-up.
They even use pitchforks to pick up trash — yes, pitchforks poking fun at what they say everyone gets wrong about them.