HOMESPELLSARTICLESVIDEOSFORTUNESGROUPSFORUMSMEMBERSFAQSSIGN IN / JOIN

For Newbies in Wicca- P2

LIVE PSYCHIC
Get Adobe Flash player
SHOPPING CART
[ SHOP ]
SpellsOfMagic now has an online store, offering over 9000 wiccan, pagan and occult items. Check it out.
SPONSORED LINKS
CURRENT MOON PHASE
TONIGHT'S MOON
Waxing Gibbous Moon
Waxing Gibbous
69% Full
MEMBERS ONLINE
Kijo12LeLoupSilverWiccaQueen98SatansVesselReaperXIIIAlphaWolf16Weallsinsarahx1217Lucy78663Irisxmightynightcore99fatefighterdarkness276Olivia.SgraygodKoko43
Forums -> Wicca -> For Newbies in Wicca- P2

For Newbies in Wicca- P2
By:
Post # 1
Merry Meet,
This information was taking from "A YEAR AND A DAY" by Timothy Roderick. I have finally obtained a legible copy and will be starting today.

"Wicca is a Shamanic, magical, and spiritual tradition that can guide you to the wisdom and the promise of Cerridwen's Cauldron. The word 'Wicca" is of middle- English origin and it means "Craft of the Wise". The wisdom of Wicca is innate. It is the wisdom of nature that dwells within each of us from birth, it is each of us from birth. Most of us live our lives disconnected from nature and her precious gift of wisdom. Culture, family, politics, gender, etc., inflicts limits on us from childhood, they shape our psyches. These are veils that conceal our wisdom and magical potential. Through the path of Wicca, we learn to penetrate these veils, tap into out potentials, and discover innate knowledge, insight, judgment, and sense."
I am so excited about starting my year and a day.

Merry Part. Be Well.
Login or Signup to reply to this post.

Re: For Newbies in Wicca- P2
By: / Novice
Post # 2
Fancy wording this Timothy guy has. I never got why people would say Wicca is a shamanistic path, I guess in some ways, but it's closer with Celtic. It's simply a mish-mash of various philosophies but most [if not all] are European in nature. Oh well, just my two cents.

There are many great forums, articles and books on the topic I don't feel like repeating too much, but just understand one key fact, 'Wicca' the religion isn't ancient, it was founded by Gerald Gardner [although he claims he was from a coven who didn't want to come forward, he's our 'founder' since all historical evidence begins in the 1950's] and its based on ancient religions. But it's spiritually fulfilling for those who follow, which is what matters. Just understand it's origin.

Anyway, good luck with your year and a day, what books do you have? Also [since I don't know your age] have you told your parents/guardians? From a legal standpoint they need to know if you're a minor. Blessed be.
Login or Signup to reply to this post.

Re: For Newbies in Wicca- P2
By:
Post # 3
Merry Meet,

I stated the information about Gerald Gardner in my post "For The Newbies." This post is simply the Intro from the Year and A day book, but thanks for commenting. There are many Wiccan Paths, one must find their own.

Merry Part. Be Well.
Login or Signup to reply to this post.

ADVERTISEMENT
Forums

Public
Coven
© 2016 SpellsOfMagic.com
All Rights Reserved
This has been an SoM Entertainment Production
For entertainment purposes only