Sin and wickedness do not seek to share space with the godly, but rather, seek to overwhelm, overcome, and replace the godly, until there is nothing left.
In other words, the assurances of freedom of religion, to worship, and to honor God are soon replaced by the calls to make God conform to man, rather than the other way around.
The creation becomes more important than the Creator.Up until just before the moment I became an actual Christian, I thought the notion that an actual Devil was prowling throughout the world looking for souls to consume was about the corniest gobbledygook I'd ever heard.
Then there came a moment when it was so palpable, so obvious, that I knew I had to find refuge in Lord Jesus.
And speak up about the rot that Satan was inflicting on Western civilization.