Registration for the 2015 Witchcraft I: The Inner Temple of Witchcraft online class is now open! Just go to the Witchcraft I page under the Mystery School in the Education menu to read the description and fill out an application. The online class begins in April 2015, with monthly downloadable audio lectures, reading, and homework, and is taught by Temple […]
I delayed writing about the queer mysteries of Lammas until after I attended the Coph Nia festival, a gathering for queer pagan men at Four Quarters Interfaith Sanctuary in Artemas, Pennsylvania. I’m glad I did, as the gathering helped to illuminate the Mysteries of this part of the journey of the Wheel, which concern the […]
As we turn the Wheel of the Year once again, we arrive at Lammas, the first of the three harvest festivals. To celebrate the first cut of wheat Kurt Hunter brings us his unique thoughts on bread. While written during Imbolc his piece connects us with the fruits of the Lammas harvest. Elemental Cooking: Mysteries that […]
The Temple celebrates the Feast of Hecate on August 13th each year. I have had the pleasure of leading the feast multiple years, and Hecate has become an important goddess in my life. I wrote the following story as a teaching story, but I am sure it was inspired by the Goddess herself. I read it […]
The Taurus Ministry has added a new land work day on Friday, August 15th, from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. Volunteers interested in working on the Temple land in Salem, NH, and assisting with landscaping plans may contact email@example.com to offer their help.
Every August 13th, the Temple celebrates the Feast of Hecate, a traditional feast-day for the goddess of Witches. This year, the Feast of Hecate falls on a Wednesday, and we will be celebrating with an oracular ritual of “Tea with Hecate,” allowing petitioners to sit down for a cup of tea with an oracle of […]
by Tracey Frink As my husband and I walked home, the sun set in the west, fire meeting water. A house finch trilled for its mate, and she came flying across the road to join him whilst the pungent aroma of summer and green, ripening earth hung in the air. To feel our feet touch […]
Online registration is open for the next in-person Witchcraft IV: The Temple of High Witchcraft class, with High Priestess Alix Wright, offered at the Temple’s teaching space in Salem, NH. Visit the class description page for more information and the online application form. The class begins August 18th, so apply now! For questions about the class, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Turning the Tides Through Ceremony and Celebration with Christopher Penczak Year-long monthly online class, starts November 2014, $175 class fee In this year-long online class presented by the Temple of Witchcraft’s Sagittarius Ministry and teacher Christopher Penczak, go deeper into the soul and spirit world through the Turning of the Wheel of the Year. Examine […]
Silver Lyons is a Clinical Hypnotherapist, Reiki Master Teacher in both the Usui and Shamballa traditions, ordained minister, and Seminary graduate with the Temple of Witchcraft, initiated and ordained High Priestess, and a graduate of the Eye of the Eagle two-year Shamanic Healer Training Program with Leontine Hartzell. Answering the call of Spirit at a young […]