religion

Posts about religion, skepticism, and how it fits into the scientific world.

Kennedy Rae3 days ago
Feeling Witchin'
For centuries women have been called witches for many reasons. They might possess intelligence a man doesn’t. They might be able to read. They believed in crystal healing. Or in my case I’m just plain...
Green Faerie5 days ago
Trapped in the Sea Organization
Coming Out as a Cult Survivor
To Be Worthy
Two spiritual healers from France that I had the pleasure of first meeting at the Expo in Los Angeles came to Florida. I had the pleasure of watching them do their work, as they integrate the divine c...
The Practical Divine
At the conclusion of the Mahābhārata, an Indian epic about the Kurukṣetra War, tens of thousands are dead and only five brothers from the victorious Pandava clan and their wife—yeah, just the one for ...
Diosa Asabia month ago
Aura Cleansing Bath
I am the self-proclaimed poster child for spiritual baths, and I am definitely here to push you city folk into taking one. I reside in the big ol' apple, New York City, home of the fearless pigeons, c...
Emily Andersona month ago
The Creation Story Unfolded
GENESIS -Narrative by Emily Anderson- Chapter 1: Adam and Eve As he opened his eyes for the first time, he was in utter shock. As God Almighty watched from above, he chuckled as he saw Adam take in hi...
Lydia Cruz3 months ago
What I’ve Learned About Wicca
Religions are never easy to understand, especially those not necessarily mentioned of, on daily basis. Wicca, for me, is one of those religions, but it's one I’ve always ended up looking up every year...
Lilli Behom 4 months ago
Ways of Worship: Poseidon
Poseidon is the God of the sea, earthquakes, soil, storms, and horses. His Roman form is Neptune. Poseidon lives on Mount Olympus or in the sea, depending on which myth you read. He was part of the 12...
Jay Williams4 months ago
A Hood Healer
I have been exploring the realms of spirituality and what it means to me in my life. For the last 30 years, I have been tirelessly trying to follow the paths of Christianity. Being groomed in the chur...
Lilli Behom 4 months ago
Ways of Worship: Zeus
Zeus is probably the most well known of all the Gods. He is the God of the sky, lightning, thunder, law, order, justice, and eternal fire. He is the King of the Gods, and married his sister Hera. Zeus...
Verona Jones4 months ago
Easter or Eostre
Most Christians have grown up reading the new testament and the story of how Jesus was crucified and then on the third day, he rose again. His uncle Joseph of Arimathea buried his body in a tomb at “C...
Lilli Behom 4 months ago
Ways of Worship: Tyche
Tyche is the Goddess of luck, wealth, fortune, fate, and chance. Her Roman form is Fortuna. Her parents were said to be Aphrodite and Zeus, or Aphrodite and Hermes. She was said to be a companion of N...
Blake Johnson4 months ago
A Spiritual Journey
Everyone is born into some type of belief system that can/will shape their life. Most stick with their given beliefs for any number of reasons, others step outside of what they’ve been taught to belie...
Lilli Behom 4 months ago
Ways of Worship: Hephaestus
Hephaestus is the God of fire, metalworking, stone masonry, forges, and the art of sculptures. His Roman form is Vulcan. Hephaestus's parents are Hera and Zeus, but some myths claim it was just Hera a...
Lilli Behom 4 months ago
Ways of Worship: Eris
Eris is the Goddess of chaos, strife, and discord. Her Roman form is Discordia. There are many variants on who her parents might be. Some say it was just Nyx who gave birth to her, while others claim ...
Lilli Behom 4 months ago
Ways of Worship: Dionysus
Dionysus is the God of religious ecstasy, winemaking, wine, ritual madness, grape harvest, fertility, and theatre. His parents are Zeus and Semele, the Princess of Thebes. His wife is Ariadne, the dau...
Kat 4 months ago
Narcissus and Echo
We first see the myth of Narcissus and Echo in Ovid's Metamorphoses (written in 8AD, an epic poem written in Latin and tells the journey of the creation of earth through mythology right up to the deat...
Authentikei [K.C.]4 months ago
Six Uncommon Magical Symbols or Items
Fancy yourself some cool symbols to satisfy an intellectual or mystical itch? Well, I hope you're ready for what's ahead. There are so many symbols out there that tickle our subconscious and reveal wh...