September, 2017

All Paths Do Not Lead To The Same Destination

Two guys are drinking in a bar. One turns to the other and says, “Hey, are you going to Saint Mary’s for Mass this Easter?” The second guy replies, “No, I’m an Atheist.” Says the first guy, “Well, I never heard of that one. But I guess we all worship the same God.” Obviously, he doesn’t, and we don’t. The urge to gloss over our differences and imagine similarities, even where none exist, is very real. I keep running across it in Pagan and Polytheist circles, although the problem — and it is a problem– obviously impacts society much more […]