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Celtic Gods and Heros: Introduction to Celtic Mythology
Youngsters of school age almost effortlessly learn about the gods and heroes of Greek and Roman mythology. Names like Zeus, Hercules, Diana, Ulysses, Mercury, Venus, and others become widely familiar. Paintings, popular movies, and books trace their stories...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
But on to Othala, which in the eastern areas of the proto-Germanic-speaking area was evidently pronounced Othila. This is the “O” rune. It did not carry over into the Younger Futhark, so Ur(uz) did double-duty. Nevertheless, the Scandinavian languages still...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Persephone - An Intutitive View
Persephone is a Goddess whose history has been mainly inferred from ancient mythological placement of her as Demeter’s daughter and Hades wife. She has rarely been addressed outside of the context of her connection to these two more infamous individuals....
Deities & Heros >> Greek
People of the Book: Fighting the Holy War
At the heart of most of the world's great religions, there is a sacred text. This is usually a compilation of the words of the enlightened founder of the path or the interpretations of the life and teachings of this founder. Within this text is contained the...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Persephone had no real title or position in the world of Olympian gods and goddesses.
Deities & Heros >> Greek
King James Bible: Hebrews, Chapter 7
Chapter 7 7:1 For this Melchisedec, king of Salem, priest of the most high God, who met Abraham returning from the slaughter of the kings, and blessed him; 7:2 To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being by interpretation King of righteousness,...
New Testament >> To the Hebrews
The Mysteries of the Rosary Beads
Traditionally there are 15 Mysteries of the Rosary based on the Roman Catholic customs set by Pope St. Pius V in the 16th century.
Magick >> Rituals

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Steady descent from hope: South Sudan is dying, and nobody is counting anymore
Men, women, children have been shot, speared, burned, castrated, hung, drowned, run over, suffocated, starved and blown up- the dead could be 300,000. Battles have been fought with modern weaponry, including helicopter gunships, rocket launchers, ...
Black Panther's Chadwick Boseman: 'I'm proud kids of African descent have
"I'm proud that kids of African descent have another superhero to look up to, but I hope that kids of many different races look up to the character.
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Freddie Highmore Gives Spoilers on Norman's Descent into Madness on Bates Motel
When Bates Motel returns for its fourth season tonight, Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore) continues his downward spiral into madness, greatly affecting his mother Norma (Vera Farmiga) and brother Dylan (Max Thieriot). Even strangers with whom he comes ...

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Descent (video game) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Descent is a 3D first-person shooter video game developed by Parallax Software and released by Interplay in Europe in 1994. The game features six degrees of ...
The Descent (2005) - IMDb
The Descent -- One year after a tragic accident, six girlfriends meet in a The Descent -- A caving expedition goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become ...
Descent | Define Descent at
Descent definition, the act, process, or fact of moving from a higher to a lower position. See more.
Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition - Fantasy Flight Games
Descent: Journeys in the Dark Second Edition is a board game in which one player takes on the role of the treacherous overlord, and up to four other players ...
Descent - Interplay
Descent is a highly advanced first person shooter boasting six degrees of freedom. One of the few games in its class to allow the player full freedom in moving ...

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