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July 14th. 2001

  • What is an Elder? - Sunfell

    If you look around the stacks of Pagan books available in the bookstores and metaphysical shops, you might rightfully believe that the majority of the Pagan and Wiccan religion consists of newcomers. Books with '101', 'Beginner', ... Posted: July 14th. 2001   Views: 4,439   - [ Full Article ]

June 9th. 2001

  • Trancework and Journeying - RuneWolf [Witchvox Sponsor]

    I came to Paganism directly through the practice of "core shamanism, " so trancework was a foundation stone of my spiritual practice even before I consciously thought of myself as Pagan, and it remains so to this day. It is the th ... Posted: June 9th. 2001   Views: 5,103   - [ Full Article ]

May 20th. 2001

  • Are The Gods Real? - Ginger Strivelli

    Well of course, They are! Though, I realize some people doubt it... so, lets take a walk and discuss it...Let's go outside... and walk, it's a beautiful day, after all.Feel that sunshine on your face! Doesn't it fe ... Posted: May 20th. 2001   Views: 7,001   - [ Full Article ]

  • Books, Books and More Books - Moonspider [Witchvox Sponsor]

    Books, one of my favorite topics, particularly since they're the backbone of how I make my living. I've read wonderful books, I've read ones that weren't worth the paper they were printed on. Unfortunately, the latter seems to be ... Posted: May 20th. 2001   Views: 5,698   - [ Full Article ]

April 14th. 2001

  • Tiamet the Tool-man's Tailor - Mino [Witchvox Sponsor]

    Tools and skills go (literally) hand-in-hand. The myth of Lleu and Gwydion from Welsh Lore shows that skills are not always the product of working with tools. Skills are more often-than-not the prerequisite of obtaining the tools ... Posted: April 14th. 2001   Views: 4,793   - [ Full Article ]

February 11th. 2001

  • To Initiate or Not To Initiate - That Is The Question - RuneWolf [Witchvox Sponsor]

    I'm afraid I must admit that I am a confirmed fence-sitter when it comes to Initiation. When I began my journey, I encountered a lot of "either/or" thinking in the community. If you weren't "properly" Initiated, you just weren't a ... Posted: February 11th. 2001   Views: 5,890   - [ Full Article ]

  • Initiation - Sunfell

    Initiation: Latin: Initaire- initial- To begin, get going, start, initialize.Initiation is a subject of deep discussion and occasional confusion in the Pagan community. In this essay, I will compare and contrast the differ ... Posted: February 11th. 2001   Views: 4,984   - [ Full Article ]

  • Enter the Void - Moonspider [Witchvox Sponsor]

    So this topic is again up for discussion. I have previously written on this topic here (http://www.witchvox.com/words/words_1999/e_init2.html), let us see if we c ... Posted: February 11th. 2001   Views: 4,904   - [ Full Article ]

January 14th. 2001

  • Once a Witch, Always a Witch - RuneWolf [Witchvox Sponsor]

    I've heard it said "Once a Witch, always a Witch, " meaning that if we were a Witch in a previous life, we are more or less destined to be a Witch in this one. I don't know if that's specifically true in my case, but it might expl ... Posted: January 14th. 2001   Views: 7,930   - [ Full Article ]

  • Through The Back Door - Moonspider [Witchvox Sponsor]

    I came in through the back door. I've never done anything typically, that just isn't my way. I always knew I was a Witch, I knew it was inside me, coursing through my veins. I just didn't know how to release it.Let's start ... Posted: January 14th. 2001   Views: 5,994   - [ Full Article ]

  • Finding The Craft - Sunfell

    The question is innocent enough: "How did you find your Pagan Path?" Sort of like the Christian equivalent, "How did you find Christ?" Both are simple questions, but for me, at least- the explainable answer is not easy. Heck, it w ... Posted: January 14th. 2001   Views: 5,463   - [ Full Article ]

December 10th. 2000

  • Can you be Christian and Pagan? - Sunfell

    Can one be both a Pagan and a Christian? Are the paths mutually exclusive, or can they be recombined in harmony? And what flavor of Christianity is compatible with Paganism? Should this new growth be encouraged? I hope to answer t ... Posted: December 10th. 2000   Views: 11,960   - [ Full Article ]

  • Is Your Sex Life Really Pagan? - Sunfell

    Before I get into the meat of this essay, I want to make sure you're nice and comfy. I am about to shinny up and proudly perch on the highest, most outlying and controversial branch of sexuality there is, and I want you to be prep ... Posted: December 10th. 2000   Views: 6,912   - [ Full Article ]

  • Merging Christianity Into Paganism - Mino [Witchvox Sponsor]

    One can only speak 'the truth' from the perspective of experience. I do not quote anyone in particular, yet I quote the entire world as I know it: it's people, it's gods and everything that defines life. The religious world of tod ... Posted: December 10th. 2000   Views: 6,130   - [ Full Article ]

  • Never the Twain Shall Meet - Gwen Gardner

    As I read the essay question for this month I was surprised. I had asked this question of my teacher just hours before. As someone new to Montana, I had discovered a peculiar phenomenon among the "Pagans" here, something that I ha ... Posted: December 10th. 2000   Views: 5,428   - [ Full Article ]

  • Apples and Oranges - Moonspider [Witchvox Sponsor]

    Christian witch? Christopagan? Episcopagan? In a word, no. It simply does not compute, the two are diametrically opposed. Our American society is not conducive to having these blended. Our nation is just simply too young. In the b ... Posted: December 10th. 2000   Views: 5,424   - [ Full Article ]

November 19th. 2000

  • Teens and the Craft - Sunfell

    Our next generation is mad about Wicca, and magick and Paganism in general. With the huge surge in interest from shows like "Buffy" and "Sabrina" and movies like "The Craft", and "The Blair Witch Project", teen interest in our rel ... Posted: November 19th. 2000   Views: 6,088   - [ Full Article ]

  • I Remember My Roots - Morgan Tzaddi [Witchvox Sponsor]

    I tread a fine line I think. Between adulthood and childhood, I mean. I'm 22 years old so I've been an adult for four years by society's standards. I've been a Witch for six years. If you'll notice, there is an overlap of two very ... Posted: November 19th. 2000   Views: 5,327   - [ Full Article ]

October 15th. 2000

  • Familiars - Sunfell

    In the medieval portrayals of witches and magicians, you will usually always find a 'familiar' mentioned- be it a cat, dog, Golem or other creature. According to the witch-hunters' books, these critters were demons in disguise tha ... Posted: October 15th. 2000   Views: 4,804   - [ Full Article ]

October 14th. 2000

  • Where Has The God Gone? - Moonspider [Witchvox Sponsor]

    Yes, what is all this Goddess religion stuff? Sure we have a Goddess. Though in this religion we have two main deities, and one is a female, but one is also male. Luckily He is coming back. The Horn'd One is alive and well, and ki ... Posted: October 14th. 2000   Views: 4,916   - [ Full Article ]

September 10th. 2000

  • Alone... Naturally - Moonspider [Witchvox Sponsor]

    Remember, just a few years ago, all the brouhaha about whether you could even be considered a Witch if you weren't in a coven? Thank the Gods we've grown up in this community.For me I've always been a solitary. That is how ... Posted: September 10th. 2000   Views: 6,703   - [ Full Article ]

August 13th. 2000

  • Priests and Priestesses - Sunfell

    When I was training for my degrees in Wicca, I was taught that Wicca was a 'religion of clergy'. There were no 'lay' or 'congregational' participants: each was qualified to run their own rituals and Circles, and a blessing from a ... Posted: August 13th. 2000   Views: 7,175   - [ Full Article ]

  • Deity Performers - Moonspider [Witchvox Sponsor]

    So, ya wanna be a priest? Well here's an amazing introductory offer! Send in a gazillion dollars, twelve boxtops, and three proofs-of-purchase to ... .Just wanted to start this off with a little levity. There is serious bu ... Posted: August 13th. 2000   Views: 5,678   - [ Full Article ]

  • Balancing Ourselves - Moonspider [Witchvox Sponsor]

    "Let there be beauty and strength, power and compassion, honor and humility, mirth and reverence within you."So says the line from the Charge. Does this mean we are wishy-washy? Quite the contrary. It indicates a ba ... Posted: August 13th. 2000   Views: 4,663   - [ Full Article ]

July 18th. 2000

  • Teachers: Ah, That Noble Profession - Moonspider [Witchvox Sponsor]

    Ah, teachers, those who impart knowledge or skill. That is such a simple concise definition, and its true meaning. So why is it so difficult in the Craft?Well, you are trying to teach people, throw those folks in and they ... Posted: July 18th. 2000   Views: 7,713   - [ Full Article ]

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