Follow-Up to the Clergy/Laity Discussion

In seeing some of the responses so far, I have a few more things I want to say, both directly related and¬†indirectly related to specific things. In a comment on Sarenth's post on the subject, someone said this: In my experience there is a tendency within paganism/polytheism that many within a year or two if … Continue reading Follow-Up to the Clergy/Laity Discussion

On Pagan Clergy, Layfolk, and the Struggle for Selfhood

A few weekends ago I remotely attended a class hosted by River Devora. Mostly just to see what it was about, but also to get used to interacting with other polytheists outside¬†blogs and forums, because while I've been pagan in some way or another for almost 15 years, and animist ever since I could remember, … Continue reading On Pagan Clergy, Layfolk, and the Struggle for Selfhood