Crosses & Keys: Thoughts Toward a Post-Christian Catholicism, Part 1.

"For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God. For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent... But God hath chosen the foolish things of the … Continue reading Crosses & Keys: Thoughts Toward a Post-Christian Catholicism, Part 1.

Praying Like a Pagan

Since I embarked on my journey into esotericism a little over twenty years ago, every so often I've encountered the sentiment among peers, colleagues, and acquaintances in the esoteric and largely neopagan communities expressing a distaste for the concept of prayer or any practice which shares cognates with practices of their family of origin's, most … Continue reading Praying Like a Pagan

Breaking Bread, Being Bread. a Homily on Proper 13

Readings: Isaiah 55:1-5; Psalm 145: 8-9, 15-22; Romans 9:1-5; Matt. 14:13-21 Dovetailing the Lammastide themes of the blessing of bread in today's Gospel reading we are invited to become nourished and nourish others. The miracle of feeding the multitudes is one of the most iconic in scripture, frequently being depicted in children's Bible books and … Continue reading Breaking Bread, Being Bread. a Homily on Proper 13