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The Aeonic Perspective of the Enochian Temples
The initiatory system of the Enochian Temples divides the path of initiation into four major stages, distinguished primarily by the types and sources of the influences they are sensitive to. Briefly, these stages are: 1. Lunar-planetary, focused in Yesod and...
Magick >> Enochian
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
>> Modern Science
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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The Dream of the Rood
Modern English translation by Charles W. Kennedy.
Crucifixion Exercise For The Dream of the Rood.
Which versions (if any) did the author of The Dream of the Rood consult as he wrote his poem?
The Dream of the Rood and the Image of Christ in the Early Middle
The Dream of the Rood and the Image of Christ in the Early Middle Ages. Jeannette C Brock.
The Dream of the Rood
The Dream of the Rood. Listen! I will speak of the sweetest dream, what came to me in the middle of the night, when speech-bearers slept in their rest.
The Dream of the Rood – A Blend of Christian and Pagan Values
poem known as The Dream of the Rood.

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Our current ignorance of the Scriptures is a terrible loss to our culture
One of the greatest poems in our language is the Dream of the Rood, a meditation on the Cross and its meaning. And what about the epic poem Beowulf?

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Dream of the Rood - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Dream of the Rood is one of the earliest Christian poems in the corpus of Old English literature and an example of the genre of dream poetry.
The Dream of the Rood
Modern English translation of the Old English poem The Dream of the Rood.
Enter Dream of the Rood
Electronic edition by Mary Rambaran-Olm.
The Dream of the Rood Criticism
The Dream of the Rood has been heralded by scholars as the finest expression of the Crucifixion theme in Old English poetry.
The Dream of the Rood and the Image of Christ in the Early Middle
Article by Jeannette C. Brock shows how the image of Christ in the poem reflects the heroic ideals of the period rather than the original biblical accounts.

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