Druid Thoughts: Tennis for Pagans

What the tennis debacle has shown us, is that bad manners and sexism are so embedded in our culture that a lot of people feel comfortable putting those kinds of views into the public domain. It is a tragedy for our culture, and for the individuals who have so lost touch with what it means to respect themselves and other humans [Read more…]

What’s New at Patheos Pagan (July 2013)

New blogs and columns at Patheos Pagan! Syncretic Pagan theology, Pagans and interfaith, Jungian Paganism, reconstructionist mysticism, domestic spirituality, and more. [Read more…]

Farewell to Mrs. B, and What’s New at Patheos Pagan (May 2013)

This month, we bid a fond farewell to Mrs. B of Confessions of a Pagan Soccer Mom and welcome three recent additions to Patheos Pagan. [Read more…]

Gateway Goddess: ‘Helpers’ deeds light candles in darkest times

We all have a choice: light a candle, or curse the darkness. I’ll reach for that candle, every time. [Read more…]

Mourning Deena Butta, Priestess of the Fellowship of Isis

Patheos Pagan mourns the death of Deena Butta, priestess of the Fellowship of Isis in Chicago. [Read more…]

What’s New at Patheos Pagan (Imbolc 2013)

January has been a busy month for recruiting here at Patheos Pagan. Announcing three new blogs, a new channel column, and three new Agora contributors. [Read more…]

What’s New at Patheos Pagan (Dec. 2012)

New Pagan blogs, a new Pagan ebook from Patheos Press, calls for contributors, Patheos Pagan at PantheaCon, and more! [Read more…]

Memorial information for Patricia Monaghan

Via Selena Fox: On Saturday, December 1, 2012 memorial services will be held in Wisconsin to celebrate the life, works, and legacy of scholar, poet, spiritual practitioner and leader, and social activist Patricia Monaghan (1946-2012) who died from cancer on Sunday, November 11. Michael McDermott, her husband, invites you to remember, honor and continue the work of Patricia. Patricia [Read More…]

Wikipedia vs. Pagans [updated]

[UPDATE 5/22-24/13] Qworty, the Wikipedia editor primarily responsible for targeting Pagan articles for deletion (usually with demeaning and bigoted comments on the accompanying Talk pages), has been unmasked on Salon.com as Robert Clark Young, a writer with a years-long history of abuse of Wikipedia policies. His violations include personal vendettas against other artists and using sock puppet [Read More…]

Mourning Patricia Monaghan (1946 – 2012) [updated]

We are sad to mark the passing of Goddess scholar, poet, author, and women’s spirituality elder Patricia Monaghan, who crossed over this past Sunday, November 11. Monaghan was the author of a number of influential books on Goddess spirituality, as well as the spiritual memoir and travelogue The Red-Haired Girl from the Bog. The Wild Hunt has a lovely [Read More…]