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Apotheosis: The Theological Problems

Recently, I have been doing an in-depth study of apotheosis. For the Hellenic Pagan (and possibly for others, though I would not know), apotheosis is an interesting topic because it can help us to understand that difference between humans and deities. 2,573 more words

Arshae Morningstar reblogged this on Sacred Liminality and commented:

An interesting breakdown of some perceptions (and misperceptions) about apotheosis from a Hellenic perspective. I agree with most of this wholeheartedly, on a personal level as well as how it correlates with the Gnostic understanding of this process.

[Monday] Assorted Links

Happy Monday! Last week of February, and I’m off to my job – I’ll already be working when this post goes up. Over the weekend I also got a sewing machine. 277 more words

Polytheism

Apotheosis: The Theological Problems

Recently, I have been doing an in-depth study of apotheosis. For the Hellenic Pagan (and possibly for others, though I would not know), apotheosis is an interesting topic because it can help us to understand that difference between humans and deities. 2,573 more words

Beth reblogged this on Wytch of the North and commented:

I tend to enjoy everything Thenea has to offer on this topic. As usual, much food for thought and well worth reading!

A for Apotheosis

I know that I have spoken about this before. However, I thought that I would rehash the subject a little more for the sake of my Pagan Alphabet Soup posts, especially since I’ve grown a little in my understanding of the concept. 789 more words

Godspouse

Black Heart of Innocence

The Black Heart of Innocence is a Feri concept, and while I’m not a Feri student, I have a great appreciation for tradition, and Loki has encouraged me to study their concepts. 1,100 more words

Loki

Word of the day: 2/13/15- Apotheosis

Word: Apotheosis

You pronounce it: 

Definition: 

noun, plural apotheoses

(IPA:/əˌpɒθ iˈoʊ siz, ˌæp əˈθi əˌsiz/)( I know how important this is to English-Linguist majors)

1. the elevation or exaltation of a person to the rank of a god. 194 more words

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