Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

If you are Pagan but not Wiccan ...

do you practice witchcraft or other forms of magick? ...again, just curious.

 
outstandingLove

Asked by outstandingLove at 2:56 PM on Jun. 17, 2009 in Religion & Beliefs

Level 20 (9,136 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (10)
  • I do, cottage witchcraft. I have never done ceremonial magick ("High Magick") and I don't feel it's something I'm interested in. I love low magick.
    Collinsky

    Answer by Collinsky at 5:57 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

  • I do... When people ask I say I am a Eclectic Pagan Solitary Witch (depending on who I'm talking to I sometimes leave off the Witch bc that brings images to their head I'd rather not have). To me, witchcraft and spellwork is a lot like prayer in the Christian religion. However, I know Pagans who do not practice witchcraft; its not a "requirement" or anything!
    Emuu

    Answer by Emuu at 3:12 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

  • I practice witchcraft and I study other practices as well. In our pagan meetings where I live we study as many paths and forms as we can find. Last week we had a Buddhist priest give a class on zen Buddhism. Next month we will learn about the Left hand path.

    pnwmom

    Answer by pnwmom at 3:16 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

  • I wish I lived in a community that was more open to this. My daughter is Wiccan and I consider myself pagan. I was raised catholic and most of the ceremonies the catholics do they got from the pagan religion and just renamed them.
    lynda5

    Answer by lynda5 at 3:27 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

  • I don't personally but there are Heathens that read the futhark for divination.
    NotPanicking

    Answer by NotPanicking at 3:35 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

  • That is interesting notpanicking. Can you tell us more about the futhark?
    pnwmom

    Answer by pnwmom at 3:42 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

  • I do, I practice witchcraft and love to study others. I'm a big fan of scrying and learning runes. I'm big on candle magick most of all but have been known to use other forms.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 3:52 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

  • I'm not a gothi, but there are tons of sites out there that can give you more info on the runes:


    Here's the elder and the right way to make a set (you really shouldn't buy them).  He has a guide on how to read them, too, written more for non-Heathens.  There are dozens of books that go more indepth into how to cast them and read them, and those get into more of the faith-based intricacies.

    NotPanicking

    Answer by NotPanicking at 3:56 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

  • I do, but some don't.
    pagan_mama

    Answer by pagan_mama at 5:04 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

  • I do...mostly Cottage and Green Witchcraft. I'm interested in learning about other traditions of witchcraft too.
    AnamCara1

    Answer by AnamCara1 at 5:40 PM on Jun. 17, 2009

Next question in Religion & Beliefs
Question about UU church

Next question overall (Pregnancy)
your childs name?

close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN