Wiccan “virtues”

The Charge of the Goddess

…let there be beauty and strength, power and compassion, honor and humility, mirth and reverence within you.

A piece of lore advises witches to cherish several positive traits. In the linked pages, I examine of these cherished values in turn.

Reverence Wonders…

…let there be beauty and strength, power and compassion, honor and humility, mirth and reverence within you. —the Charge of the Goddess Here concludes a series of blog entries undertaking to examine each of the eight qualities that our Great Mother advises us to cherish in our hearts. What Is Reverence? Modern culture won’t teach […]

Mirth Lightens…

…let there be beauty and strength, power and compassion, honor and humility, mirth and reverence within you. —the Charge of the Goddess Here continues a series of blog entries undertaking to examine each of the eight qualities that our Great Mother advises us to cherish in our hearts. What Is Mirth? Mirth means joy or […]

A Lammastide Tale

“From out a lightless hollow between two buttress-roots the which knotted firmly into the golden clay soil sprang forth lustily a pure gush of water, and, falling, smoothed the clay banks of the creek that issued therefrom.”