Bind Trump Spell
October 26th, 2018

You’ve probably heard of “The Resistance”, a movement working to combat the Trump administration’s agenda and policy proposals. But did you know there’s also a “Magic Resistance”? Comprised of at least 13,000 neo-pagans, Wiccans, and witches, the group holds monthly meetings and casts spells on the president. Continue reading

Female demon doing yoga
February 5th, 2018

Upward dog, or a downward spiral straight to Hell? That’s the question posed by a popular Christian blogger in a recent viral post. “What is the point of trying to re-purpose pagan worship for the sake of getting a nice workout?” … Continue reading

meaning of color
August 31st, 2015

The power of color to influence our behaviors and attitudes has been established by science and magnified by literature. Color plays a tremendous role in all of our lives, and has, since ancient times, been used as a way of … Continue reading

April 24th, 2014

Recall the feeling of excitement at the fall of the first snowflake with the onset of winter? That feeling probably faded fast if you were living in eastern North America, which was gripped by one of the most frigid winters … Continue reading

February 4th, 2014

With a swath of North America experiencing snow and freezing temperatures, Spring couldn’t seem further away. Undaunted by this, many Pagans ushered in the season with Imbolc celebrations. Imbolc, which normally falls on 1 or 2 February, marks the astronomical … Continue reading

interfaith, universal life church, ulc
November 18th, 2013

You have probably heard people say that the benefit of having divorced parents is that you get twice as many Christmas presents. It might also be said that the benefit of having both Jewish and Christian parents is that you … Continue reading

pagan, universal life church
October 28th, 2013

The modern-day phenomenon of Halloween is famous for trick-or-treating, haunted houses, and monsters, but its origins lie in one of the most important dates of the Celtic year—Samhain. While children run amok in half-scary costumes hoarding sugary offerings from neighbors, … Continue reading

ulc, spiritual, earth-centered religion
October 16th, 2013

Can environmentalism be a religion? Of course it can, according to a Universal Life Church minister, Ken Layne. On his blog on Gawker, Layne explains that environmentalism shares many of the characteristics of conventional religion, but it is relevant to … Continue reading

wiccan, pagan, earth centered, equinox
September 19th, 2013

As autumn arrives in the northern hemisphere, a strange change takes place in the atmosphere, with a slight nip in the air, the fragrant smell of damp soil, and the crunch of new-fallen leaves underfoot. It is also a time … Continue reading

church of england, interfaith minister, get ordained
July 3rd, 2013

What would it be like to worship the Goddess inside a Christian cathedral, or to hold a Christian sermon inside a prehistoric stone circle? The Church of England (CoE) has announced plans to make such a scenario into reality by … Continue reading