Top 10 Posts of 2015

Top 10 of 2015

Thank you for all your support this year. Here are the top ten post of 2015 on Under the Ancient Oaks. [Read more...]

Like Patheos Pagan on Facebook!

Patheos Pagan LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS PAGAN ON FACEBOOK

The 4 Best Posts of 2015 You Didn’t Read

New Orleans Aquarium 2010

While I’ve come to accept that sometimes the Pagan community just doesn’t care about something nearly as much as I do, there are times when I find myself screaming “this is important! Why are you not reading this?!” [Read more...]

Like Patheos Pagan on Facebook!

Patheos Pagan LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS PAGAN ON FACEBOOK

Arson at Yule

hymnals 600x300

Denton CUUPS missed doing a Yule circle for the public, but we marked the Solstice and we laid the groundwork for a strong recovery. We will return to providing public rituals at Imbolc. [Read more...]

Like Patheos Pagan on Facebook!

Patheos Pagan LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS PAGAN ON FACEBOOK

Solstice Morning at Newgrange

Newgrange 1200x600

If Newgrange is to have meaning for us beyond historical curiosity, it will not be in deciphering why it was built or how it was used. Rather, its meaning for us lies in how it moves us to do now what the ancient Irish did then: to celebrate the Solstice, and to honor our ancestors. [Read more...]

Like Patheos Pagan on Facebook!

Patheos Pagan LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS PAGAN ON FACEBOOK

Eight Years of Useless Religion

desert - Big Bend National Park - 2010

All any religious writer or speaker can do is say “here it is if you’re willing to grab it.” If people choose something else, or if they choose to not choose, there’s nothing we can do but respect their decision and continue to affirm their inherent value as a person. [Read more...]

Like Patheos Pagan on Facebook!

Patheos Pagan LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS PAGAN ON FACEBOOK

It’s Not All The Same And That’s OK

sugar and salt 600x300

Articulating religious differences is not an insult. I don’t have to affirm your beliefs and practices to affirm your inherent value and worth, nor to vigorously support your right to believe and practice as you see fit. [Read more...]

Like Patheos Pagan on Facebook!

Patheos Pagan LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS PAGAN ON FACEBOOK

Stonehenge: Imagining the Winter Solstice

Stonehenge - 2007

How can Stonehenge not grab our attention? It stands there on the Salisbury Plain, silently screaming that it Must Be Important. Ancient people didn’t build this great big complicated thing for nothing – there’s got to be something we can do with it! [Read more...]

Like Patheos Pagan on Facebook!

Patheos Pagan LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS PAGAN ON FACEBOOK

Deep Magic

Erwin Park 11.07.15 01

Deep magic is the way the world works, not in some quasi-scientific, oversimplified cause-and-effect way, but in the incredibly complex hands-on network of relationships and interdependencies. [Read more...]

Like Patheos Pagan on Facebook!

Patheos Pagan LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS PAGAN ON FACEBOOK


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X