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Candlemas: When You're Just Not that into Bridget

I don’t have any problems with Bridget.  She seems like a perfectly lovely goddess, but it was made clear to me long ago that she’s not mine. 310 more words


Mexican Graffiti

I promised my my readers graffiti for the month of January but it was so dreadfully cold that I posted precious little.  Now, I find myself surrounded by some pretty spectacular examples and I will try to give you a sample in the next few days.   183 more words

February 2, Faith & Fiesta Celebration

Día de la Candelaria, or Candlemas, is celebrated throughout Mexico on February 2nd. It is mainly a religious and family celebration, but in some places, it is a major fiesta with bullfights and parades. 227 more words

Crêpe expectations

How many French folk does it take to change a lightbulb? Well that question is completely irrelevant on February 2nd as any request for handy help will fall on deaf ears as the whole country will be far too busy eating crêpes. 659 more words


Old Testament Lectionary Feb 1st Candlemas Malachi 3:1-5

Regular thoughts on the oft-neglected Old Testament Lectionary passages.

I’ve gone for the Candlemas theme for this week, on the assumption that it is likely to be celebrated a day early in many churches, and also because it is an occasion I enjoy. 506 more words

OT Lectionary


sun emerging from the frozen snow covered landscape

tree cloaked in frost

spirits of the land bring hope

planets moving

wheel turning

navigate your thoughts… 6 more words

Magickal Arts