Neutral. I look at them as European folklore. By modern sensibilities they might be "shocking", but they're not immoral.
"For there shall be a time, when they will not endure sound doctrine; but, according to their own desires, they will heap to themselves teachers, having itching ears:" [2 Tim. 4:3]
"Be not therefore solicitous for tomorrow; for the morrow will be solicitous for itself. Sufficient for the day is the evil thereof." [Matt. 6:34]
"For the letter killeth, but the spirit quickeneth." [2 Cor. 3:6]