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16—The Significance of "The Nail"

There is one more hellish connection with these grips – The Sign of the Nail and the Sure Sign of the Nail. Although it is a closely guarded secret among Luciferian initiates, a code name for Satan is "The Nail." This is because nails caused so much pain to Jesus and because of their phallic symbolism. To find this title used in the LDS endowment surprised even me. It is a grisly association at best, especially in a religion which so thoroughly rejects the cross. Satan fears the cross, but he loves being called The Nail. (43)

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