Pagan/Wiccan Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Heather Arlene Carr, 1974-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | MacLeans

    A 'defender of the weak', she had a strong, nurturing way about her. She helped others as a social worker and a Wiccan priestess.


  2. Surreal photos of classic fairy talesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | CNN

    The adventures of princesses, knights and witches aren't just for kids anymore. With her Russ Land series, Russian photographer Uldus Bakhtiozina has completely reinterpreted the fairy tales of her youth, mixing pagan folklore and grown-up subtexts.


  3. Come dine with me in days of RomansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Maldonandburnham Standard

    IF the TV show Come Dine With Me had been around in Roman times, what might you have expected to have for dinner? Colchester Arcaeological Society has unearthed some items which give us an insight into what the Romans ate in Britain's oldest recorded town. They too used food for religious purposes, bymaking offerings to the pagan gods at temples or to their dead at the graveside, and by sharing funerary feasts in cemeteries.


  4. Tight restrictions on freedom of art in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Deutsche Welle

    With political turmoil in the background, Russia's culture is being increasingly controlled by the state. The blows to artistic freedom are striking.


  5. Was Jesus a copy of older pagan religions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 |

    "La Tombe de Horemheb cropped" by derivative work: A. Parrot La_tombe_de_Horemheb_ _ _-4.jpg: Jean-Pierre Dalbera - La_tombe_de_Horemheb_ _ _-4.jpg. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via W We hear it so often, don't we? Particularly when the either of the "Big Two" Christian holidays comes around.


  6. Ring bologna as outer ring of new Lehigh County seal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Morning Call

    Crumbling bridges and pothole-ridden roads? Cornstalks being plowed under and paved over? Jackknifed tractor-trailers, rumbling bulldozers and giant warehouses? These, readers have suggested so far, are among the images Lehigh County should put on its new county seal if it's to reflect the region's present and future. The real seal features nods to, among other things, clothing manufacturers, the cement industry, farming, bison and, most controversially today, the religion of many of its founders.


  7. Why Do Wiccans Harm NoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | BellaOnline

    The Wiccan Rede, which is the cornerstone of morality in the Wiccan religion, proclaims, "An it harm none, do as ye will." What does this mean? Why should you harm none? How must you live your life to be in accordance with the Wiccan Rede? First, some background.


  8. Stanley Film Fest Paranormal Programmer Scares Up His Top PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Denver Westword

    The Nightmare is just one of the films at this year's Stanley Film Festival guaranteed to give you, well, you know... The third chapter of the Stanley Film Festival rolls into Estes Park this week, like a spirit-soaked fog hovering over the spooky Stanley Hotel , filling the place with the best horror films and festivities for a celebration of cinematic goosebumps. On the fright frontline is Matthew Campbell, a programmer who spends most of his time in the dark, watching hundreds of films as he hunts for gems that go into the Denver Film Festival and other niche film festivals like the Stanley, which is put on by the Denver Film Society.


  9. Fighting and arguing as the world does gets Christians into troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 |

    Christians should be cognizant of the folly of fighting as the world battles, when one gets into the mud pit with the adversary, one is sure to come out dirty and muddy. Being "as wise as serpents and harmless as doves" comes to one's mind from the instructions of the "Prince of Peace".


  10. Michele Bachmann Gets Zinged by Obama at WHCDRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | WebProNews

    Michele Bachmann has made no secret of the fact that she let her beliefs about prophecies in Revelation and other apocalyptic notions lead her while she was doing the nation's business in Congress. Recently, Michele Bachmann spoke to End Times broadcaster Jan Markell about her belief that the National Security issues she fielded on the Intelligence Committee in Congress were a result of Biblical prophecy.


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    Apr 26, 2015 | KSL-TV

    Hundreds of Utah's faithful convened Saturday for an "interactive preview" of the 2015 Parliament of the World's Religions, which Salt Lake City will host this October. "To be able to host the parliament is as great as hosting the Olympics," said Bridget Cook-Burch, a Catholic-turned-Mormon who attended Saturday's preview.


  12. "Poussin and God" exhibit on display at Musee du LouvreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Since Anthony Blunt's magisterial monograph, The Paintings of Nicolas Poussin : a Critical Catalogue, was published in 1966, received opinion of the French artist's religious convictions - both personal and as expressed in his paintings - has been that he stood at the very margins of the Roman Catholic faith; that he was more a Stoic than a Christian; that intellectually he was a libertin, not a catholique convainu.


  13. Milo Minderbinder is Alive and Well and Working in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | American Reporter

    The question most likely to follow the name of the University of California at Berkeley physicist responsible for ruffling collars and generating tremendous banter amongst the physics community due to his new theory of gravity: A theory that may potentially re-champion the enlightenment absolutism of Newton. Interesting stuff considering that if the theory holds true it drastically restructures the conceptual understanding of the universe as we know it.


  14. The Invention of a Corporate Christian AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Religion Dispatched

    According to author Kevin Kruse, the idea that America is a "Christian nation" was invented only recently, forged by an alliance between industrialists and conservative clergy who preached the connection between Christianity and capitalism. In One Nation Under God, the Princeton history professor issues a twofold corrective: first, to the popular notion that the United States has always understood itself as a Christian nation; and second, to the conventional theory that the religious revival of the 1950s was born of anti-communist panic.


  15. The dark, gnarly sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 |

    Carl Jung said that the way to light is through darkness. This is a comforting thought as I arrive at a dark house in Del Paso Heights where I'll be attending my first Gnostic Mass, a ceremony celebrating the principles of the religion known as Thelema.


  16. Israel fights to protect albinos in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Ynetnews

    The rate of albinos is significantly higher in Africa than the rest of the world and many albinos suffer persecution because they are considered cursed or thought to bring bad luck. According UNICEF, at least 74 albinos have been murdered since the year 2000.


  17. A Force MajeureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 |

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  18. Crosses defiled, pews turned from the altarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 |

    The crucifix is in a little alcove at a turn in the stairs in Loftus Hall. But sometimes it isn't.


  19. Celebrate your May Day with a bath, music and more: Press RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 |

    In Spring our fancy turns to thoughts of love, or so I'm told. With the birds and bees so busy making their nests, laying eggs and nurturing their young, it only stands to reason that humans followed in these pursuits.


  20. 'Psychic Spring' Marks 3 Years Of Brooklyn's Psychic Party SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Switched

    The Psychic party series is a one of a kind, coming-of-consciousness Brooklyn-based queer party that transports its attendees to a higher spiritual plane. What initially started as a one-off party event has turned into a Brooklyn queer art and performance institution for promoters David Sokolowski, Paul Leopold and, more recently, The Culture Whore .