M Is For: Mammon

Mammon

Name: Mammon

Origin: Middle-East (Judaism)

Type: Fallen Angel / Demon

Story:

Mammon is one of the great princes of Hell, having fallen with Lucifer (Satan). He is the ruler of wealth and greed. He was once worshiped as a god of prosperity, a king of materialism. Greed is one of the seven deadly sins, and Mammon’s counterpart in heaven is the angel of charity. The church used Mammon to gain mass amounts of wealth from peasants who feared having too many¬†possession, thinking Mammon would come after their soul.

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