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Flashback 2001 Beltane

An example of a simple Beltane Altar

“Beltane honors the sacred marriage of the God and Goddess, whose union will produce the harvests to come. It also celebrates the start of summer in full bloom. 145 more words


Less than 3 hours left for our fundraiser!

Just three hours left, and $366 to go until we hit our goal! Can you help us get there? Please take a look at the… 73 more words


My Deal with the Muse

I have a deal with the Muse:
If I maintain the small altar I’ve dedicated to her,
she’ll drop by, every now and then,
and whisper another poem in my ear. 241 more words

The one with the sacrificial chicken...

Respecting your elders and ancestors is an inherent part of Chinese culture, deriving from Confucianism – after all, without your ancestors, you wouldn’t exist, so it’s important to remember and honour them, and look after their wellbeing beyond this world. 421 more words


Gad and Reuben: we still belong to God

The tribes of Reuben, Gad and Manasseh go home; Joshua’s last words: Joshua 22–24

Was it buyer’s remorse? Had the tribes of Reuben and Gad realised what they’d lost by wanting to settle outside the promised land? 237 more words