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Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Today we'll consider Gebo, the seventh rune in the first aett. We're now almost a third of the way through the futhark! An alternative Common Germanic name for this rune is Gybu. Derivations of both names show up in later Germanic languages, such as Gothic (Gi...
Divination >> Rune Stones
King James Bible: I Corinthians, Chapter 12
Chapter 12 12:1 Now concerning spiritual gifts, brethren, I would not have you ignorant. 12:2 Ye know that ye were Gentiles, carried away unto these dumb idols, even as ye were led. 12:3 Wherefore I give you to understand, that no man speaking by the Spirit...
New Testament >> I Corinthians
How Odin Became Santa Claus: Symbolism and Pagan Origins of a Gift-Giving Saint
The story begins in the northern regions of Europe where the supreme god Odin, also known as Wodan among the German tribes, reigned. (He still lives among us in Wednesday, which is Wodan’s day). Odin/Wodan was the god of wisdom, magick and occult knowledge,...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Jesus Christ! You’re acting like one of those Christians
"He drew a circle that shut me out— Heretic, rebel, a thing to flout. But Love and I had the wit to win; We drew a circle that took him in!" – Edwin Markham The room was filled with Pagans, Witches and a few Asatru. The discussion had flowed from &qu...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
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...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions

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My mother and mother-in-law are awful at gift-giving
Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: My mother and mother-in-law are both awful at gift-giving, for me, my children, my husband.
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If you're celebrating Easter in a couple of weeks with your family and friends, you're probably thinking about gifts you can share with the people you love. If they're into fashion (or you are), you'll want to shop on Amazon today.
University of Oklahoma announces new physics building, gifts
OKLAHOMA CITY – The University of Oklahoma plans to build a new physics academic building with more than 18,000 square feet of laboratory space and a rooftop observatory. University President David Boren announced Wednesday the Avenir ...
Style Notes: Kim Kardashian Has the Last Word; Coachella Gifts Cardboard VR
Despite being International Women's Day yesterday, several female celebs were feuding (via social media) over proper female behavior in response to Kim Kardashian's nude selfie.
LOOK: Kobe Bryant hooked up Alex Ovechkin with some cool gifts
Alex Ovechkin is one of those unique athletes who has been great for a long time. Since stepping into the NHL in 2005-06, he's been one of the league's best players and remains the greatest goal scorer of his era, or maybe ever.

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