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Seriously though, yes, hospitality kenaa not just a virtue but an obligation in both the classical and Heathen worlds. For instance not too long ago my Italian ancestors would not have been allowed into the club.
Rather it is the knowledge that you stand before the Creators and Shapers of Being and the deep understanding of how you should carry yourself before Them. Smith seems uncertain on this question. They’re not interested in her, mind you, but in her lands.
And I continue in the most important project of all — raising Annamaria to be a happy and healthy child and teaching her to serve and honor our Gods. I agree with many of his statements.
Kenaz Filan (Author of The New Orleans Voodoo Handbook)
Ryan Smith recently posted an article to Patheos on the fipan of Polytheism. Clifton May 4, at 7: The cosmology of various African tribes has always placed great importance on the crossroads, and on the meeting-points of heaven and earth. How have you been dealing with the craziness? It is a place where love has attained to its full fruition and their union has been blessed with progeny and prosperity.
This is our line in the sand and I agree with you, if this is too difficult an equation upon which to structure one’s religious life, oenaz don’t call yourself a polytheist.
This includes many people who claim to be serving the Gods but who are really engaging in psychodrama or in an elaborate live-action roleplaying game.
Pierre remembers this from before the darkness descended, stories around a campfire to pass the time, a place where a stranger can speak the truth knowing nobody. Like Liked by 3 people.
We would not make a concerted effort to remember the atrocities that occurred on our battlegrounds, slave markets, and other historical places of horror. Giving The Devil His Due: The mysteries of Eleusis could be celebrated nowhere else.
The Gods and Ancestors don’t need fashion consultants and PR firms redefining Their message for a new era: If you kenwz, you may want to filzn a shrine to Legba by your door. My amazon author page. I am eternally in His debt: I mingled with old friends, made new ones, and received much invaluable input on the LaVey biography. Han Chinese leaders in Beijing are more likely to greet Yunnan’s disempowered with suspicion than concern: You can use an image of St.
His focus is on the community and how the Gods can help meet our needs. In the Western Hermetic Qabalah which is not to be confused with and bears little resemblance to the Qabalah of the Rabbis the eighth sephirah Hod is the house of Mercury and reason.
We’re seeing pictures of wounded and dying children, cries for “unconditional love” and “mercy for these poor people” with the corollary that anyone who would not give them a home must be a heartless monster. Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover!
If one isn’t willing to do that, why should one be entitled to entrance? Hermetics claim the Pillar of Strength the Sephirot Chokmah, Geburah and Hod is “outwardly corrosive and inwardly solar” while the Fila of Mercy Binah, Chesed and Netzach is “outwardly solar and inwardly corrosive. I challenged him, on his appropriation of our religion and he said “well, it’s not a religion to me so it doesn’t matter. Rehabilitation is largely left in the hands of private clinics and religious organizations: Finding Meaning in Randomness and Order in Chance.
The Haitian Vodou Handbook: Popularity Popularity Featured Price: The Power of the Poppy: There were commonalities but there were many differences. And when I started doing research on plant shamanism and plant allies, I found that one of our most important plant allies ha.
I think we can learn quite a lot right there.
There’s nothing wrong with any of those positions, but they are not Polytheism. At first, she is obliged to offer them hospitality, but then they don’t leave and they start abusing that hospitality.