I sometimes find that Neo-paganism is a stepping stone for Christians on their way to Atheism. Certainly, one of the most monumental moments from my early days was letting go of the Christian belief -- not in the idea of God or prayer, but in context of my relationship to the world. Prime example: If we reincarnate, my mother isn't "my" mother. In Christianity, she only has one go around, and I am her child. She may not be my mother next time, and I might not be her son. Severing the…Continue
Added by Necrono on November 11, 2014 at 8:43pm — No Comments
I attended a group, full-moon ritual last night; and, although it wasn't the greatest experience that I had, it was inspiring for greater work.
A real take away for me was attaching my sun-sign, Taurus, with a new totem. I was presented with an image of a stout, broad animal with some kind of spike, and it came to me in several forms: Bull was in their, but also warthog and, most-notably, Rhinoceros.
It occurs to me that Rhinoceros is a new sacred cow for our…Continue
Added by Necrono on November 6, 2014 at 12:54pm — No Comments