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When Prometheus gave Fire to Mankind, he infuriated
Zeus, so to punish Prometheus, Zeus had him chained to a rock
and as the myth goes; An eagle came down to him every day and ate
his liver, while he was still alive. The liver grew back and the
eagle returned to do the same to him the next day, thus was one of
the stories of Prometheus.
To punish the creation of Prometheus, Mankind, Zeus
and eight other deities gathered to form the Council of Nine.
The council members were as
Together this council created Pandora,
and sent her, as a gift, to Mankind, which Epimetheus
received. Epimetheus was also given Pandora's Box, and told to never
open it. Curiosity got the better of Pandora and she opened the box,
releasing all of the misfortunes of Mankind. Thus was the story
Also, the council that governs
the Church of Satan calls
themselves the Council of Nine.