|By: Dr. John Ankerberg and Dr. John Weldon; ©1999|
|What do witches believe? The broad answer is "pretty much whatever they want to believe.|
What do witches believe? The broad answer is "pretty much whatever they want to believe." The Wiccan Rede (Creed) is "An it harm none, do as ye will." According to the web site The Witches Voice, " ‘Harm’ is defined as ‘physical or mental damage’ and to this we can add ‘psychic damage’ as well. To inflict harm on another is simply not a thing that a Witch would do." (www.witchvox.com)
Other statements follow. Notice that some make a distinction between "traditional" witches and "Wiccans," the modern revival of witchcraft.
Wren Walker, writing at www.witchvox.com, defines witchcraft this way:
Information from the web site "ghostdragon.net" says that:
Robert S. Ellwood, Professor Religion, University of Southern California says,
Elwood goes on to say,