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Feast of Fools or the December Liberties or Saturnalia

PG 156-159 of Ancient Mysteries described, especially the English Miracle Plays founded on Apocryphal New Testament Story (1823)

From the complete establishment of the church until within a short time before the reformation… 950 more words

Playing With Biblical Teachings & Performance

A lot of Godspell involves exploring ways to tell Biblical stories and illustrate philosophy, sometimes in playful, interactive, and performative ways.

This challenge of bringing philosophical ideas to life in a fun, engaging way for people of all ages and walks of life, is one that religious groups face all the time.   11 more words

Jesus

Feast of Fools to launch first webcast event

When I started the Feast of Fools event series back in 2013, I had always intended for it to be able to reach the many people all over the country that I have met through my researches, as well as all the friends I’ve made through various magical and religious gatherings over the years. 290 more words

Lectures

Insane Serenity

Prologue*

Sometime ago, round about when many of you would call it Christmas, Womble gave me a small gift. Nibbles wasn’t around at the time, so I can tell you that how he found it was ‘Quark’ and where he found it was also ‘Quark’. 1,070 more words

Clown Ministries & The Feast of Fools

There’s are a surprising number of clown ministries, and information about them, from a range of books to this 1989 New York Times article.  While  226 more words

Theology

H is for Holidays

Holidays, a word everyone loves!

Holidays, with their long mornings in bed,

Holidays, with their specially-cooked meals.

Holidays, with the outings with friends,

Holidays, with the family reunions. 57 more words

Literature

What We're Reading: Take a trip to 500 Kingdoms or Morganville, TX

Happy Weekend! November has been an incredibly busy month with some of us participating in NaNoWriMo, some of us on big deadlines for work and more than one of us curling up with some good books. 496 more words

Books