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Festivals & Holidays -- Druid & Christian Theme 6

Happy Beltane! Go here for an enthusiastic if skewed view of the holiday, and here for The Edinburgh Reporter‘s take on this year’s celebration in Scotland’s capital tomorrow evening. 1,492 more words

Druidry

Everything You Wanted To Know About Blessing, But Were Afraid To Ask*

‘Bless you’, I said.  ‘But, I haven’t sneezed’, was their reply.

And so, for some, that’s the limit of their understanding of when a blessing is initiated, or perhaps an indication of their level of their uncomfortableness or embarrassment at being blessed. 586 more words

Christian Thought

Celtic Thought: Beltane Fire, Reflections.

Beltane (1 May) is almost here, that time of celebration as we usher in a new season: summer.

For many it probably doesn’t feel like summer, or even spring at the moment – it’s about the temperature of the inside of a fridge in London at the moment as temperatures have plummeted over the last few days. 807 more words

Christian Thought

Review of John Beckett's The Path of Paganism

Beckett, John. The Path of Paganism: An Experienced-based Guide to Modern Pagan Practice. Woodbury, Minnesota: Llewellyn, 2017.

. I participated in his moving Cernunnos rite a few years ago. 679 more words

Druidry

Oak

For as long as I can remember I have been draw to the Oak tree. I have, over the years, collected leaves, twigs, windfall wood and two years ago was gifted three tiny oak saplings. 167 more words

Shamanism

Tadhg's Journal: 'The End Of The World' Or 'And I Will Walk 500 Miles...'

I’ve been pondering what to do. There’s a few things I need to do, somethings that I’d like to do, but one of my plans is, for later this year perhaps, one thing that I’d really like to commit to, is… 769 more words

Christian Thought

Cosmic Fire [Within]: A Poem & Liturgy For Beltane.

Beltane, celebrated on 1 May, is fast approaching.

The wheel turns, as the Earth continues to circle the sun. As it turns, and east is represented by the element of the wind (and we’re moving away from that), then due south is represented by fire, and we’re moving toward that. 402 more words

Christian Thought