Monthly Archives: December 2014

Life, the Universe and Everything – Wiccan Cosmology

“Recognize that the very molecules that make up your body, the atoms that construct the molecules, are traceable to the crucibles that were once the centers of high mass stars that exploded their chemically rich guts into the galaxy, enriching … Continue reading

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How Do You View God? – The Wiccan Viewpoint of God/dess

Theism is the belief that at least one deity exists.  Monotheism, for example, is the belief in a single God.  Polytheism on the other hand is the belief in many Gods.  Within Polytheism, you have “Hard Polytheists” that believe that … Continue reading

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Spirit and Matter – Our View of Reality

“We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience.” ~Pierre Teilhard de Chardin As humans, there is a lot we do not know and therefore we are forced make a lot assumptions … Continue reading

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Yule – Personal Lessons

Pagan’s like to look to the Wheel of the Year for life lessons and inspiration.  Yesterday we celebrated Yule, marked by the Winter Solstice (5:03 PM. Dec 21) and the shortest day of the year (9h 25m 6sec). As we … Continue reading

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Wicca and the Law of Attraction — Visualization

 “We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.” ~ The Buddha Visualizing literally means “seeing” something with your mind that is not physically present.   I would prefer to … Continue reading

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Working Toward a Greater Whole — The Balance of God and Goddess

We live in a physical universe that consists of many opposites.  Within us, we have polar opposites that we have labeled as feminine and masculine.  In Jungian psychology, it is termed the anima and animus: the male has an inner … Continue reading

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Seeking the Higher Self

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. You are the guy who’ll decide where to go. … Continue reading

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Brainwaves in Wiccan Practices

Your brain is made up of billions of brain cells called neurons which use electricity to communicate with each other. The combination of millions of neurons sending signals at once produces an enormous amount of electrical activity in the brain commonly … Continue reading

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Mental Models: The Boxes We’re In

To be “conscious” is to be aware of the world around you and yourself in relation to the world.  Because we are bombarded with an enormous amount of stimuli, our awareness is limited by what we are able to consciously … Continue reading

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Linking Science to Energy Magick

Energy is a word that is often tied to magick, and Pagans will often ascribe numerous metaphysical and physical characteristics to magic because of this linkage. Energy from a scientific viewpoint is defined as the ability to do work on … Continue reading

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