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The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Harding, Deborah
Deborah Harding began gardening alongside her parents when she was just able to walk. She lives in Ohio with her husband and two daughters. She writes articles on herbal concerns for magazines and web-zines, and gives lectures and workshops on growing herbs...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Everything you always wanted to know about the beliefs of the Founding Fathers that your Congressman will never tell you!
Through the Dark Ages, civilization and learning languished under the iron rule of the church. Finally, through the rediscovery of the Pagan Classics, Plato, Aristotle, Epictetus, Plotinus and many other philosophers, the west began to see a glimmer of the...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
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Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Lughnasadh, The First Harvest Festival of The Year
Holidays >> Lammas
Hulse, David Allen
>From an early age, David Allen Hulse has made a diligent study of the alphabets of the ancient world. Even as a child, David possessed a great affinity for the alphabets of Egypt, Phoenicia, and Greece. In college, a reading of MacGregor Mathers' Kabbalah...
Real Interviews >> Authors

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A different kind of story
Renaissance painters, the Romantics and the Impressionists all made light a central part of their work. Meanwhile, scientists and inventors from the 1600s on slowly unraveled the mysteries to create photography, the incandescent light bulb and the laser.
The National's Bryce Dessner Goes Classical with the DSO
It reflects that period during the Renaissance when composers started writing music that existed outside of the church. They started to write about secular topics. For someone like me, these songs are really, really beautiful.
By George -- We'll Miss Him! A Personal Appreciation Of Sir George Martin
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Women composers honored in Taos concert
Composers on the program include: Beatriz de Dia, 12th-century countess; Maddalena Casulana, Renaissance madrigal composer; Baroque composers Francesca Caccini and Elizabeth Jacquet de la Guerre; classical composer Helene Liebmann; ...

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