I talk about 3 traditions for communicating with demons on this site: The Faust myth, Black Magick grimoires, and Goetic magick.
Magick is the art of causing change in accordance with one's Will according to English Occultist Aleister Crowley. Read articles about Magick below.
Usually when people start out, they’re very self conscious about doing rituals. They think it’s silly to wear a robe, have a magic wand, light colored candles, chant in Latin, etc. The truth is that all of these things are just tools. They aren’t required to perform magick successfully.
Anything you bring about because of your Will or intention can be considered Magick – supernatural or not.
The Vatican has made the news again with their university level course on Satanism, black magic and exorcism.
Here are a couple of recent articles here that show that the belief in witchcraft is still prominent in certain parts of the world.