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The United Pagan Front

From today's Guardian:

Pagans may be more visible now, but where's the evidence that "Everyone's a pagan now" apart from "there are said to be more than a quarter of a million"? I'll believe in the resergence of this religion when I hear of the first schism.
John Davies
Lancaster


Obviously he's never heard of Bitchcraft and Bicca.

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sje2
Jun. 23rd, 2009 11:10 pm (UTC)
Bitchcraft & Bicca? So the pagans are a fractious lot with all the personality politics of the Medicis?
gbsteve
Jun. 24th, 2009 09:24 am (UTC)
Pretty much. They haven't really established much dogma so there's a lot of jockeying for position. There are loose umbrella organisations such as the Pagan Federation, the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids and the Children of Artemis but these hide a multitude of covens, circles, groves and solitary practitioners.

At least atheists can agree on one thing.
davidt3001
Jun. 24th, 2009 12:50 pm (UTC)
We did hear of an ugly putsch among the Maryland Fairies -- does that count?
gbsteve
Jun. 24th, 2009 01:25 pm (UTC)
Excellent!
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