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Divinity: Thought We are Many, Are We One?
Dear Questioner, You asked if there was such a thing as Christian Wicca. The simple answer is, of course there is! The tradition of communing with all the lovely fellow spirits in this cosmos goes way back beyond apostolic times. Didn't the Magi (plural for...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Ptah, Peteh, 'South of His Wall', 'The Ancient One', worshipped in Mennefer (Gr: Memphis) already in the early dynastic period, probably at first as the local patron of craftsmanship, his High Priest in Mennefer was titled 'Greatest of the controllers of...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Elhaz is the seventh Rune of the second aett (group of eight). Its name means "elk," in the European sense of the word. The European elk is essentially the same animal as the North American "moose." The North American elk (wapiti) is a...
Divination >> Rune Stones
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Egyptian Temples, part VI: The House of Life
Library - Archive 'The House of Life' could well be called a library. It was that part of the temple where all records and texts were kept and stored. These papyrii encompassed many different fields of learning as well as the accountings on the daily and...
Religions >> Egyptian
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

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The Witch review – an eerie campfire tale that gets under your skin
Played like a campfire tale (the film is loosely “inspired by folklore”), the plot follows a family in 17th-century New England who are excommunicated from a Puritan community.
What really happened in Salem?
Eggers' movie is inspired in its approach: to understand the Puritans we really do have to understand their theology.
Tocqueville on Christianity and American Democracy
American Protestantism and Madness
Vacek artfully constructs her narratives on five individuals: the turn-of-the-seventeenth-century Puritan theologian and minister Cotton Mather, the Revolutionary-era Presbyterian physician Benjamin Rush, Dix, the early twentieth-century Presbyterian ...
How Director Robert Eggers and DP Jarin Blaschke Created the Look of 'The Witch'
It's about saying every single shot in this film has to be articulating a memory of our own Puritan childhood, and what did our dad's smell like that day in the corn field, and what was the mist like on the corn.

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