Why I Worship the Gods

Danu and Cernunnos 10.20.14

This is why I worship the Gods, and why I think that’s a good thing even if the Gods aren’t always as pleasant as we’d like them to be. [Read more...]

Polytheism is the Future

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From where I stand, the growing devotion to many Gods is the most important trend in today’s Pagan world. Polytheism isn’t a relic of some primitive past. Polytheism is the future. [Read more...]

Serving Many Gods

Danu and Cernunnos 06.28.14

Devotional polytheism isn’t an all or nothing thing. As with our human relationships, different relationships with different deities require different levels of commitment. [Read more...]

Pagan Worship

Yule altar 2013

I worship the Gods who call to me, who challenge me to live according to their virtues and to assist with their work. And I worship Nature, the Mother of us all, of whom we are a part. These I find worthy of honor and respect. [Read more...]

A Commitment to the Gods

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Though I have a strong commitment to Nature, the natural world alone is not enough for me. The gods and goddesses are the most important center of my practice. My commitment to them put me firmly on this path that has led to belonging, purpose and fulfillment. [Read more...]

Egyptian Summer Solstice

Egyptian Summer Solstice 2012

The gods – of Egypt or of any other land – do not make everything right. If we listen to them and work with them, they will point us in the right direction. But we have to do the work. [Read more...]

Box Pews

box pews in King's Chapel

Box pews are an interesting artifact from the early Protestant era. They served a purpose, but that purpose was at odds with the general mission of the church. Make sure there are no box pews – literal or metaphorical – in your religious life. [Read more...]

Nature Religion?

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The question of whether or not Paganism is a Nature religion is interesting and can be fun to debate. But the debate can distract us from more important matters. Regardless of your religion, if it does not include reverence for Nature then I propose your religion is at best inadequate and may be detrimental to your life and to all life on this planet. [Read more...]


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