O Babalon! Babalon! Thou mighty mother
That ridest upon the crowned Beast and no other!
Drunk on the wine of Your fornication,
I raise up the cup and adore Babalon!
— In Nomine Babalon: 156 Adorations to the Scarlet Goddess
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