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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
- 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
- Welcome again to my "Rune-of-the-Month" Club! At the rate I've been going, it's been more like the "Rune-of-the-Year" Club, but I'll try to speed up the pace. This article puts the series over the halfway mark. This is the twelfth of the...
Divination >> Rune Stones
- 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
- 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
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- Club celebrates all things Norwegian Immigrants, admirers find a
- Jan 10, 2010 crafts such as woodcarving, cook Norwegian recipes and meet others of Norwegian descent.
- Norwegian National League of Chicago
- In addition, cash scholarships are available to children of Norwegian descent residing in the counties of Cook, Lake, DuPage, Kane, McHenry and Will.
- Light Prairie Light Prairie
- lished as primary sources for historians as well as for the benefit of American history buffs and Americans of Norwegian descent.
- Swedish in Seattle
- Norwegian or of Norwegian descent. . .
Suggested News Resources
- Lana's Letters: Fighter pilot lives full life
- Marwood “Woody” M. Clauson, USAF, was born in 1935, of Norwegian descent, in a small Minnesota farming town. When he was 6-years-old, he told his mother he wanted to be a pilot.
- Norway needs a serious debate about diversity
- As an American of Norwegian descent, I read with interest Aslak Sira Myhre's July 29 op-ed piece, “Reclaiming Norway's decency,” although I disagreed with his reasoning. Mr.
- Bachmann aides play rough with reporters
- Flaten said he had met Bachmann earlier - she's of Norwegian descent and of some interest to the Norwegian media - and had a friendly exchange. On the CNN set, the silver-haired bodyguard asked Flaten, "Are you a blogger?" he said.
- Profile: Michele Bachmann
- She was born to Democrat parents of Norwegian descent, and was brought up with her three brothers after her mother's divorce. At the age of 16 she discovered God, at time when she said "people were coming to the Lord left and right".
- Avoiding pirates and using cowboys, Ridgefield man moves the world
- Mr. Swartout, an 11th generation American of Norwegian descent, studied architecture and worked in real estate, remaining a licensed agent in New York, but got into transport in part to get closer to his roots.
Suggested Web Resources
- Norwegian American - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Norwegian Americans (Norwegian: norskamerikanere) are Americans of Norwegian descent.
- Category:People of Norwegian descent - Wikipedia, the free
- [+] American people of Norwegian descent (4 C, 688 P).
- A little more than 2% of whites in the US are of Norwegian descent.
- Our Norwegian Heritage
- Norwegian immigrants came to the United States primarily in the latter half of the 19th century and the first few decades of the 20th century. There are mor.