Michael Ford - The Bible of the Adversary (15.1 MB)
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Dedicated to ARASKH Who brought the wisdom of Ahriman to Humanity, who recognized "As Above, So Below".To attempt to define a faith can be a difficult task. It can also be a beautiful and challenging task. Being a practitioner of the Luciferian Path, in the beginnings of my work I only sought to publish through LUCIFERIAN WITCHCRAFT a grimoire of my workings which were defining practices differently. I never thought to build a faith and especially not a "bible", I considered dogma sickening and ildefined. Chaos was not only ... More >>>Book can be downloaded, and can be ordered on CD.Note that, unfortunately, not all my books can be downloaded or ordered on CD due to the restrictions of copyright. However, most of the books on this site do not have copyright restrictions. If you find any copyright violation, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I am very attentive to the issue of copyright and try to avoid any violations, but on the other hand to help all fans of magic to get access to information.
Dedicated to ARASKH Who brought the wisdom of Ahriman to Humanity, who recognized "As Above, So Below".
To attempt to define a faith can be a difficult task. It can also be a beautiful and challenging task. Being a practitioner of the Luciferian Path, in the beginnings of my work I only sought to publish through LUCIFERIAN WITCHCRAFT a grimoire of my workings which were defining practices differently. I never thought to build a faith and especially not a "bible", I considered dogma sickening and ildefined. Chaos was not only the rule, it was the law! Yet, wisdom is often like a serpent, it may find a way into the most steadfast foundation, to grow and illuminate within.
Upon the numerous rituals, focus points and all the works written, I felt a surge a fire, a calling, a purpose greater than anything I have ever done. My goal was simple yet daunting: define the Luciferian Faith. I have crossed yet another path which I never could foresee.
What you have here is something inspired a book which I hope will illuminate many. I think every walk of life may benefit from it, it offers strength and self-accountability through self-realized goals. It also is a faith, the Luciferian Path and the various Satanic ideas may now be brought to one.
May you find this work useful, may you grow in the illumination of the Luciferian Flame! (MICHAEL W. FORD)
I don't always agree with Michael Ford, one of the things that bothers me is he does not believe in Lucifer as a literal being, but then again traditional orthodox Luciferians are hard to come by these days. This is one of his better books. It does not try hard to shock you with blood rituals and seemingly cruel animal rites, like the toad ritual in his Luciferian Witchcraft book. It is a book that features beginer rituals, but most of it is his philosophy on Luciferianism. I said his philosophy meaning not all Luciferians share his view. It has the holidays, demons and fallen angels you can work with. Over all It is a good book to start with as oposed to his other works.
It is a refreshing aproach to The Satanic Bible by Anton LaVey and a good edition to any Occult library. (Reviewed by Swartt Sixclaw)
Michael W. Ford is the Magister of The Order of Phosphorus, a closed order of solitary initiates and The Black Order of the Dragon, the inner guild based around Yatukivah - Persian and Chaos sorcery. He is the author of "Luciferian Witchcraft" which contains 12 different grimoires including the Left Hand Path Tantric Grimoire, Adamu, a forbidden book of Sexual Magick, Goetic Sorcery, a Luciferian approach to the 72 Spirits of the Shemhamforasche, Yatuk Dinoih and other works focused on the darksome rites of the path of Shadow Sorcery and so-called Skir-hand Witchcraft, introduced by Nathaniel J. Harris, a Hereditary Witch from the UK. Known as Akhtya Seker Arimanius, Ford also is the author of Liber HVHI, an explaination of the Luciferian trinity and the rituals of the Qlippoth, The Book of the Witch Moon which features an introduction by Chaos Magician Peter J. Carroll and numerous articles and essays.
Recording with Black Funeral and Darkness Enshroud, a ritualistic-darkwave band, Ford relocated for the first time to Houston, Texas, having just recorded and released his first industrial record, Valefor - Death Magick on Cold Meat Industries "Death Factory Records" in 1996.
Michael Ford was granted the Order of Nine Angles command by Christos Beest in 1996, from which Ford operated until 1998 in Indianapolis. Ford left the active ONA due to what he has described as its Neo-Fascist stance and political ideals, which in his view are not an inherent part of Magick or Satanism:
"I was and still am very interested in the Northern Tradition and the runes... It was something I am not interested in, Nazism and my projects NEVER HAD anything to do with it... I was more of an anarchist in many ways than the labeled "anarchists", I said things which would disturb, that is the point... I am NOT by any means (and this is in practice too) any kind of racist or such. That is ignorance in a high form."
Michael spent several years developing his Magickal practice between 1998 and 2000, when moving to Houston, Texas in October 1999 and editing his Book of the Witch Moon, where he had previously corresponded with Kenneth Grant.Ford continued working on music and recorded several ritual-music albums in the late 1990s, under the band name Psychonaut. Michael's interest in the works of Austin Osman Spare, Kenneth Grant and the mythology of the Adversary throughout the history of humanity were his primary interest during that time .
In 2001 Ford met Dana Dark, a gothic model and vocalist from Houston, and two others to begin recording ritual workings and the practice of the specific "luciferian" magick.The band recorded several albums from that point on, performing several live rituals. The group practiced magick as a Coven during this time period.
In 2003 Ford began publishing chapbooks and distributing them at low cost throughout the Satanic and Left Hand Path underground, which was designed as a type of "hit and run" guerrilla tactic. Ford had written in numerous published interviews that his goal was to upset and redefine the often-stagnant occult genre with an "Adversarial" approach. 2004 brought Michael's first contribution to a soundtrack, during his collaboration with Hexentanz, a ritual-medieval music project, with The Soil Bleeds Black and Psychonaut 75).
Ford published Luciferian Witchcraft in 2005, which quickly reached LULU.com's top 100, where it remained through 2008. Soon after Ford published numerous other left hand path and satanic books, redefining and presenting a new approach to so-called Dark paths of Magick and religion.
Ford is also the founder of The Order of the Phosphorus and The Black Order of the Dragon and a co-founder of The Church of Adversarial Light, a Luciferian Church. Ford has been an initiate and developer of the Luciferian Path for over ten years and also takes a significant interest in ancient Zoroastrian mysteries and Yatukih Sorcery. Ford is the co-owner of Succubus Productions and The Luciferian Apotheca.
He has done soundtracks for the movies Cadaver Bay and Hell Bound Book of the Dead released in 2004. (from wikipedia.org)