John BeckettDo the Gods Test People?
I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard that “God” or “Goddess” or “the Universe” is testing me. Interestingly, I’ve never had someone who’s going through a hard time smile and say “it’s OK – it’s just a test from the Gods.”
Nature’s PathWe Swim in the Depths
Diving and scanning, into the depths and swimming around. Who are we as UU-Pagans and how do we bring both diving and scanning to our ritual work?
Messages from PlutoGrey Magick and Soapbox Preachers
Yesterday I had dental work. I also had a sinus infection. I was excused from returning to my office. This freed me up to take a trip downtown to file my modified paperwork from last week’s adventures. It’s an odd moment to realize that one is excited to be sick enough to go to [Read More...]
Heathen at HeartA Ritual for the Charming of the Plow
The Charming of the Plow celebrates the planting of the first seeds of spring. A 6th century ritual updated for our modern lives is a great way to celebrate!
AgoraIrish-American Witchcraft: The Morrigan's Peace Prophecy
I had planned something else for today’s blog, but instead I’m going to share this from the Cath Maige Tuired: Excerpt of cover from Pagan Portals – Meeting the Great Queen by... [Read More]
John BeckettThe Call of the Morrigan is Louder and More Urgent
The Great Queen is becoming louder and even more demanding. Gather your gear. Buckle on your armor. Pick up your weapons. The order to engage is imminent. I can’t believe it’s... [Read More]
Raise the HornsOh Lighten Up Christians, Christmas Is Kinda Sort of Pagan
Progressive Christians are our allies. If “Christianity” were out to get all of Modern Paganism we’d be in deep shit. We are completely outnumbered, have no lobbying group... [Read More]
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