An in-person version of the Witchcraft I: The Inner Temple year-long apprenticeship, taught by High Priestess Alix Wright, in Salem, NH, is now open for online registration. Topics include the history and role of the Witch, magickal ethics, trance-inducing techniques, instant magick, magickal theory, energy manipulation, protection magick, psychic self-defense, psychic development, aura gazing, aura […]
by Christopher Penczak Though we might draw upon ancient traditions and think of ourselves as heirs to the mystery schools, in reality, modern Paganism, Wicca and Witchcraft are relatively new in terms of our collective values, resources and support structures. We’re at a fundamental point as individuals and a community to determine exactly what we value […]
On his Intersections blog, Temple member Tim Titus meets the spirit of social justice organizations with founder and Virgo Minister Adam Sartwell.
by Christopher Penczak Recently I was asked by two former students who had graduated from the Temple’s program before there was a Temple to graduate from an important question. It echoed some of the themes and talks we had at Templefest 2015 and I’ve been thinking a lot about it and my initial response, and […]
Sometimes there are trials and challenges in our path. This year for the Feast of Hecate, one of those is communication over the actual location of the event! (Leave it to Hecate to make us do this three times…) The sabbat will be held on Thursday, August 13th at 7:00 pm at the Masonic Temple […]
Online registration is open for the Temple’s celebration of the Feast of Hecate, on Thursday, August 13th, at the Upper Village Hall in Derry, NH. Since its inception, the Temple of Witchcraft has honored the Goddess of Witches on her feast day of August 13th as a part of our Wheel of the Year. This […]
On his Intersections blog, Temple member Tim Titus explores the courage to express your ideas with Leo Minister Mark Bilokur.
“The essence of gratitude is a law of Nature that never ceases to offer its vibration.” – Sylvie Olivier For many of us in the Modern Pagan or Witchcraft Traditions, the thought of saying Grace at the beginning of our meals makes us tense up. Scars of past spiritual practices have muddied a very beautiful […]
On his Intersections blog, Temple member Tim Titus gets the perspective of Cancer Minister Silver Lyons about the secular and spiritual need for feminism.
by Christopher Penczak Since starting the Temple of Witchcraft I’ve had the opportunity to help host, yet step back from, a lot of the public rituals and allow Alix Wright in the Pisces Ministry to organize the yearly sabbats for the Temple in Southern New Hampshire. Previous to that I was the celebrant at Unicorn […]