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The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
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Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Aspects of Religion: A Wiccan Viewpoint
Among early Pagans, religion was a fact taken for granted, "requiring no explanation." There was no need to define religion because religion was a part of each persons being. "We have not yet encountered in Egyptian and Babylonian literature a...
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A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
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Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
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Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...
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The Alawites and Israel
May 4, 2011 The Alawites' religious beliefs suggest that they are pro-Jewish and anti-Sunni.
Lebanon – Allawi Muslim sect – Syrian Ba'ath party – Sunni militants
Information on the Allawi (or Alawite) Muslim sect in Lebanon is not extensive.
been the basis for religious intolerance, political infighting, and sectarian violence. .. The Assad family that effectively has ruled Syria since 1971 are Alawite.
Syria's Alawites and the Politics of Sectarian Insecurity: A
May 15, 2011 mountains of North West Syria, resided the Alawites, a group with a distinct religion and a strongly tribal structure.
Syria Beyond the Peace Process - Daniel Pipes
The Alawi religion separated from Shi'i. Al-Nadhir,January 8, 1982. Quoted in Hans Gunter Lobmeyer, "Islamic Ideology and.

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Alawi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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'Alawites in the Muslim World
In 1516, the Ottoman Emperor Selim I "The Grim" killed over 9400 mainly 'Alawite Shi'ites with the blessing of the Sunni religious leaders.
Like these other groups, the 'Alawi religion has a strong gnostic base and is characterised by Syrio-Babylonian, Hellenistic, Persian and Christian influences.
The Alawites of Syria
The Alawites of Syria. A People Profile. The Alawites number about 1.
Alawi Islam
May 7, 2011 The Alawi sect, which integrates doctrines from other religions -- in particular in their little communities, clung to their own preIslamic religion.

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