Florence will be teaching on the Wheel of the Year tonight. It can be challenging for folks new to the modern Pagan path to get in sync with the holidays — especially since our society is so strongly built on the Christian holiday schedule & that’s when we get time off work etc. 61 more words
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When Black folks hear sirens, see flashing lights, or someone yells out “police,” they look around and some just start running- weather they’ve done anything or not. 1,116 more words
And these spring-themed votives are still available:
Spring: Purple soy wax, dusted with iridescent pastel glitter in shades of springtime, scented with pure essential oils of lavender and ylang ylang, which blended in a way where the candle smells rather like berries (kind of like Fruity Pebbles)… quite yummy! 176 more words
Easter is a day that is honered by nearly all of contemporary Christianity and is used to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
The holiday often involves a church service at sunrise, a feast which includes an “Easter Ham”, decorated eggs and stories about rabbits. 1,200 more words
Contrary to popular belief, Easter does not represent the “historical” crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. In reality, the gospel tale reflects the annual “crossification” of the sun through the vernal equinox (Spring), at which time the sun is “resurrected,” as the day begins to become longer than the night. 1,111 more words