Blessing

As part of the discipline practice in my clergy studies, one of the requirements is to perform "a full solo hearth ritual that includes honouring the Gods and Spirits of the student, divining the nature of the Blessing and working a good Blessing in turn." This phrasing has made me consider what it means to … Continue reading Blessing

Dress

Recently, there was a discussion on the ADF-DISCUSS mailing list about ritual wear. When I answered, I talked about the concept of being a "plain pagan" and how that has influenced my ideas of what to wear and not wear. There was a reaction to the term "plain" that I wasn't expecting, and it appears … Continue reading Dress