Sermons from the MoundPaganism for Beginners: Wicca
Wicca is both a religion and a magical practice. Wiccans interact with the world on many levels – physical, spiritual, magical and emotional. Witchcraft is the craft of magic.Wicca and Witchcraft overlap – all Wiccans are also witches, but not all witches are Wiccans. But the practice of witchcraft (in the sense of doing spells and so on) is only part of the practice of Wicca.
Dirt Heart WitchThe Ole Time Good Spell Feri Pagan Tent Revival!
Have y'all heard of the Ole Time Good Spell Feri Pagan Tent Revival? Let's raise the roof with praise for our own sweet bodies, our elegant minds, our divine nature! Blessed be!
Born Again WitchBorn-Again Witch: Will – the Last Leg of Faith
“Why are you still a Christian?" he asked. "If what you just said was true, I don’t think I could be a Christian anymore."
Agora/The Zen PaganThe Zen Pagan: The Fire Circle – All Kinds Magic Worked Here
In those discussions and debates -- and sometimes heated arguments! -- I'm come to the conclusion that the Fire Circle at a large Pagan gathering should welcome and invite as many types of magic as possible. Not necessarily all at once (that could be a bit of a muddle) but allowing them to arise and dissipate in their own natural flow. I call this principle "All Kinds Magic Worked Here".
Raise the HornsSummer Pagan Festivals 2015: A Guide
In April of 2014 I put together a somewhat-comprehensive list of Summer Pagan Festivals. It ended up with thousands of page views, which means it served some sort of need for lots... [Read More]
Heathen at HeartWhy I am a Heathen
photo by Rebecca Radcliff, used under CC2.0 Pagan Church Lady wrote a fascinating post this past week that’s been circling around the various Heathen-leaning parts of the... [Read More]
Nature’s PathThe UU Church and the Secret Pagans
It is a Sunday morning and my entire being is resistant to the situation I find my self in. This Pagan who has circled thousands of times in celebration of divinity is sitting in... [Read More]
Energy MagicMercury Retrograde: Making It Work For You
Author’s Note: For those who believe in magic but not in astrology, this post will hold no validity. Many of us use astrology and view the practice as a valuable and familiar... [Read More]
Voodoo Universe8 Simple Pagan Kitchen Blessings
Pagan Kitchen Blessings photo by Lilith Dorsey It is always a good idea to do a kitchen blessing. The kitchen is one of the most sacred and shared places in the home and it is... [Read More]
The Allergic Pagan“Pagans Beating the Pope to the Punch”: 5,000 Pagans take a stand for the Earth
Five thousand people have already signed “A Pagan Community Statement on the Environment” from 67 countries so far! That just in the 5 weeks since the statement was... [Read More]