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O Fortuna and Other Medieval Mockery

My area of study in college was medieval studies. Once I discovered the glories of feudal drinking poetry set to powerful classical music, I was hooked for life. 1,255 more words

Connie J. Jasperson

April Fools' Day Facts

April Fools’ Day

(sometimes called April Fool’s Day or All Fools’ Day) is celebrated every year on the first day of April as a day when people play… 679 more words


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


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


Insane Serenity


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