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Poem - In Defiance of Fortune

Never think you fortune can bear the sway

Where virtue’s force can cause her to obey.

Poem

Poem - The 13 Psalm of David

Fools that true faith yet never had

Saith in their hearts, there is no God.

Filthy they are in their practice,

Of them not one is godly wise. 160 more words

Poem

ST JOHN BOSTE: "MY FUNCTION IS TO INVADE SOULS, NOT TO MEDDLE IN TEMPORAL INVASIONS"

On 24th July, the Church in this country celebrates the feast of St John Boste, one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. Collectively, these Martyrs are celebrated in May, but St John Boste is celebrated today, the anniversary of his execution. 223 more words

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Busy Life 

I haven’t posted in a couple days… Or a day, I’m not sure. Anyways, my boyfriend and I got pictures taken yesterday and I’m so freakin’ excited to see them! 129 more words

Happy Birthday, DR. JOHN DEE !

DR. JOHN DEE (13 July 1527 – 1608 or 1609)

Today marks the anniversary of the birth of Dr. John Dee – Occultist, Natural Philosopher, Mathematician, Mapmaker, Astronomer, Astrologer, and adviser to Queen Elizabeth I. 43 more words

Science and Magic

Over the last year, I’ve mentioned so many people who occupy a rather grey area between belief in magic and the beginnings of modern science, that I cannot let today go by without telling you that it is John Dee’s birthday. 1,226 more words

British And Brilliant

King's Survey: Anne's World

In which we meet a (very) early American poet, and glimpse her (Puritan) new world

She really didn’t want to come here, kids. And who could blame her? 1,679 more words

Jim Cullen