Monthly Archives: September 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: September 28th, 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. By now you probably heard that Jesus was married, spent his weekends at Ikea. (Rogue Classicism) Ah, but scholars think the … Continue reading

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Mysteria Misc. Maxima: September 21st, 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Ever wonder why Muslims get so worked up about the prophet Mohammed? Here’s why. (Religion Dispatches) On a similar note, Salman … Continue reading

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Mysteria Misc. Maxima: September 14th, 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Muslim and Jewish leaders say “no” to hate. (Reuters) Could Scientology’s love affair with Hollywood be coming to an end? (Village … Continue reading

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Back to School 2012!

Fall is here and it’s time to return to school. Back to the world of lectures, papers, and endless bus rides. I like two out of these three things. Hint: The bus is not one of them. This year, I … Continue reading

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Mysteria Misc. Maxima: September 7th, 2012

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke, a prominent scholar of Western Esotericism, passed away last week. Sasha Chaitow was one of his students and shares … Continue reading

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Sacred Sexuality and the Hermetica

Those who have read Brian P. Coperhaver’s translation of the Hermetica have no doubt been overwhelmed by the density of the final book, the Asclepius (also known as the Perfect Discourse). This book is replete with speculation about the nature … Continue reading

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