It seems like it is an increase in the use of swearwords nowadays. I noticed this as i talked to some neighbors of mine. We had one guest who used words like Satan and devil ( words that in Sweden frequently are used as swearwords) in almost every sentence he spoke. I mentioned this to my wife the day after and said; ” How come do some people swear so much, and call upon the devil if he has no meaning to them?” This guest which was an atheist can in spite of that frequently incorporate words that are used in religion to describe the source of evil in this world, and use them in his daily conversations with people.
I mean if someone speaks frequently about something and use specific reoccurring words they must mean something to him or her. If you mention spiderman in every conversation the other one in that conversation will certainly believe that you are a fan of spiderman.
The devil hides in plane sight within the semantics of unaware men. I mean can we take a word that means something and wipe out its true meaning just by frequently making use of it? Money can thru inflation loose its worth but not its meaning and this rule also adheres to other words.
I believe there exist some kind of dissociation from the true meaning of words within the semantics and the rhetoric of the modern man. Involuntary conveying things that carrie meaning in a field that has been subdued by the schooling and the materialistic world view as an effec of the enlightenment to name one. Teachers in school have never made any effort in explaining why man has done such atrocities thru our history. The problem of evil can only be understood fully if there actually exist a dark force who is trying to corrupt and destroy. Psychology is a field in most cases experimental and with a diversity of explanatory models. But the problem of evil is mainly something left to the christian religion to give an explanation for.
So be aware of the words you use for why take the risk of calling upon a force of darkness?