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Comox Valley Critical Incident Response Protocol

On September 30th members of local organizations gathered for the Community Witnessing Ceremony for the signing of the Comox Valley Critical Incident Response Protocol. Continue reading

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Casting Magick; Witchcraft Ethics.By Phoenix Ryder.

It begins with the question, “Should I or should I not cast magick?” While magick can be a very powerful and positive thing in our day-to-day lives, as solitary witches, it comes down to ethics. However, you may say, “I … Continue reading

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The Importance of a Ritual Team

I had an interesting experience with rituals this weekend. I had two completely different rituals that I was leading within the space of 24 hours. And they really were completely different experiences. The first ritual was on Saturday night, and … Continue reading

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One Does What One Must

Athena shares her side of Medusa’s story. Continue reading

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Prison Chaplaincy in Canada

On Friday, the federal government announced that it would be cancelling the contracts of ALL non-Christian chaplains at federal prisons. Frankly, I am shocked. Continue reading

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Gender Roles and Wicca

Last Saturday, I took on the role of the High Priest for ritual. It was a very different experience for me, and helped expand my view of gender roles in our tradition. Continue reading

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Accelerated Wicca Class Registration Open

The Aquarian Tabernacle Church of Canada welcomes ATC US Arch Priestess and dean of the Woolston-Steen Theological Seminary, Belladonna Laveau in a three-day intensive class, Accelerated Wicca. The class will be held over the long weekend, November 10th, 11th and 12th in Duncan, BC. Continue reading

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Pagans show their pride in Surrey

The 17th annual Vancouver Pagan Pride Day, held Saturday in Surrey’s Hawthorne Park, drew 350 people from all religions and walks of life, up from last year’s turnout of 250. Continue reading

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Bellica – Book Review

Bellica is a Pagan fantasy novel that challenges gender roles and sexuality. The rulers and leaders in Athering are women, including military leaders. Continue reading

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The Wheel Turns

The wheel is turning, the solstice has passed and new opportunities await for us in 2012. See the world through my pagan oriented view.

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