" If you claim to be Asatru, but you don't know the first damned thing about Norse mythology, there's something wrong with your theology.
Just a tad! I've been lucky - I haven't run into any Asatru that were so poorly…"
" ...before the silliness of the whole thing finally got to me.
Joseph, I departed for a different reason. My needs, resulting in part from having studied math and science and wanting to study law, differed from theirs.
"That's a bad way to go about it, yeah. Sit back, let the women run things, and enjoy the very high female:male ratio.
I found that a better approach, back when I hung out with some pagans, before the silliness of the whole thing finally…"
"Ah, Wicca. The book was published before Wicca arose.Who in a skyclad Wiccan gathering can host Victorian 'morality'?Those I met were also environmentally aware. I loved the witches but one man seemed to want to take charge. I didn't…"
"And just random, new-agey paganism. It's funny how your religion isn't mired in tradition when you make it up as you go.
Most pagans I've known make vaguely similar claims about their religious beliefs, but most don't have…"
"I guess the book left out more modern religions such as Wicca? Created in modern times (despite claims to the contrary) it has much less Victorian attitudes toward sexuality AND much more Idealistic attitudes toward controlling the masses..."
"Yeah, and predictably "...local politicians demand the billboards’ removal."
Victorianism is still alive and functioning in the US of A.
While quitting religion decades ago, I read a book comparing the varied xian religions and…"