All Blog Posts Tagged 'pagan' (7)

Thinking about...

There are a number of different topics I have been thinking about as of late. I've been moderately involved with the two "alternative" religious related student groups on my campus over the last couple of years: Atheists and Pagans.

 

The Atheist club includes free-thinkers and does not limit itself to classifications of who might be a "true" atheist and how they display that to the public. The Pagan club is an alliance of "alternative" religions, though there is a focus on…

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Added by isaac.furniss on May 22, 2011 at 4:37pm — 1 Comment

A bit about my current point of life

i need to say, I am a pagan i believe in the power of the universe-not as a god. it is my way to say i see the whole universe not merely created by someone/something. the universe or our part of the universe is here through a massive energy. i appreciate the earth and respect it since at the present time it is the only place we as humans can live, i should earthlings. i look at all things as part of the origin of the… Continue

Added by Axcella Marie Zelensky on April 28, 2011 at 11:45am — 2 Comments

Running into a cathedral with a stick of dynamite



 

I’ve always been one to let curiosity get the best of me. On the playground as a child, I refused to use the space as it was intended the way other children did. I played on the roof, I played on the outside of the walls, I climbed up the support beams. I wasn’t inclined to be restricted by the ‘right’ way to interact with the space set out for me. This trend of individualism marked many important decisions in my life, from being an exchange student…

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Added by Derek S Murphy on April 26, 2011 at 1:30am — No Comments

The Ultimate Easter Quiz - By David Fitzgerald

The Ultimate Easter Quiz

By David Fitzgerald



1. When did Jesus get crucified?

a. At the 3rd Hour (9am), on Friday, the morning of Passover.

b. Shortly after the 6th Hour (noon), on Friday, the day before Passover.

c. He didn’t really get crucified, his identical twin Thomas Didymus did.

d. He didn’t really get crucified, he only…

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Added by Johnny on April 24, 2011 at 12:31pm — No Comments

Happy Easter... err Happy Eostre!

Happy Easter...







err... Happy Eostre!







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... and ...

Where Did The Easter Bunny Come…
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Added by Johnny on April 12, 2009 at 4:30am — 2 Comments

The Truth About St. Patrick

St. Patrick is considered as the Patron Saint of Ireland. There are many, though, in Ireland that hold him in disdain. These people will never celebrate his legacy or life. It has been stated that St. Patrick rid Ireland of all of its snakes. Scientists have found that Ireland had not had snakes since icebergs surrounded the island. What could then be meant by the old legend?

Before Christianity began to spread into Ireland, the Druids were the leading…
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Added by Johnny on March 17, 2009 at 5:00am — 18 Comments

The Origins of Valentine's Day

What is Valentine's Day to you? A special day with your sweetheart? An excuse to wear red and pink? A chance to eat chocolate all day? A day to exchange gifts with the special people in your life? Just another Hallmark-Holiday?





For me personally it's a day to do something special for my sweetheart. I do also feel that it is a bit too… Continue

Added by Johnny on February 14, 2009 at 3:30pm — 2 Comments

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