From An Equinox Guest

I silently embraced that sweet, warm sense of calm and profound peace. I had joyously accepted the possibility of dying while protecting my Pagan friends from self-righteous religious bigotry. [Read more…]

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What We All Want

Yes, we are the same as human beings, but we are also different, and in the sacred space of our friendship, I honor our differences, even celebrate them, and I expect you to acknowledge them, too. Furthermore, you are safe with me. I no more think less of you for being different than I expect you to think of me. We have this privilege because we live in a democracy. [Read more…]

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How to Do Interfaith: Basics For Pagan Beginners, Part 1

The imam replied, “We all know there are crazy Muslims.” He glanced my way in the audience and continued, “And we know there are crazy Pagans, too. But we know that Paganism isn’t crazy, because we know Holli, and she is a lovely person.” [Read more…]

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Not Politics

Tuesday evening Governor Haley and First Gentleman Michael hosted a reception at the Governor’s Mansion (“your” governor’s mansion, as she reminded several of us) for Interfaith Partners of S.C. The occasion was the Governor’s Proclamation of January 2014 as South Carolina Interfaith Harmony Month – yes, a little late because of the weather closings. [Read more…]

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