Essays Tagged: "Wicca"


ung during the Salem WitchHunts. This lit an interest in her mind to further research the subjectof Wicca, the craft of the wise. By consulting many books aboutwitchcraft, she learned that Wicca is mo ... acticing stereotype it hasbeen made out to be in the past. Through her research, she finds out that Wicca and Paganism have become the fastest growing religions in the United States. She then goes on ...

(3 pages) 70 0 3.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Satanism, Is it really a threat to you?

ty of unrelated,benign religions (such as Santeria and other Caribbean religions,Druidism, New Age, Wicca, ect.) are forms of Satanism.Such definitions create great confusion. The following arerecomme ... s of Satanists are usually called grottos ortemples, They correspond to Christian congregations and Wiccancovens. Their rituals do not include Black Mass (a parody ofRoman Catholic sirvices) actually ...

(6 pages) 129 5 4.2 Sep/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Evils of Christianity Is Christianity Good or Bad

hat are used today. Since most of these country people practiced old, earth-based religions such as Wicca and Druidism, the Christian faith applied the word "pagan" to any non-believer of Christ.The C ... to following their religion like the Christians do. They follow their religion by their own choice. Wicca is a religion that has been around for centuries. There are many different types of Wicca, but ...

(3 pages) 192 8 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Wiccan Religion: Synopsis about Wicca.

The Wiccan ReligionThe word "Witchcraft" dates back many hundred of years and meansliterally "Th ... wyer, and psychologist of the village. Today, people havereclaimed this word in their pursuit of Wiccan religion.A With is an initiate of Wicca, one who has earned the right tocall themselves ... tocall themselves Priest, or Priestess, through study, selfevaluation, and spiritual living. Wicca itself, is an attempt tore-create European (mostly) Shamansistic Nature Religion,adaptin ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Truly A Witch: A Study In Cultural Patterns this research project looks at the Wiccan Religion and the differences from Christianity.

AbstractThis research project looks at the Wiccan Religion and the differences from Christianity. The Wiccans believe that the Wiccan Religion ... t the last month reading, joining online chat rooms and corresponding with people that practice the Wiccan Religion. I have learned many things about witchcraft, spells, tools of the trade and the god ... , tools of the trade and the gods that are worshipped. While comparing the cultural patterns of the Wiccan Religion with my own version of Christianity I have found that Wiccans and Christians seem si ...

(8 pages) 126 2 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Halloween and Children

e for children. With strong ties to the pagan rituals of the Celtic tribes and today's practices of Wicca it is quite apparent why the previous statement may have merit. As literature, regarding this ... t may have merit. As literature, regarding this holiday, progressed so has the distance between the Wicca and Celtic relationship and the holiday being celebrated today. Washington Irving being one of ...

(2 pages) 45 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

All about the Religion "Wicca"

Wicca is the religion of Witchcraft. Wicca is a Pagan mystery religion of Goddess and God. Wicca is ... and psychic growth. It is a celebration of nature, honoring mother earth, being connected with it. Wicca is the religion that uses magic in a religious framework; It uses pure white magic to help oth ... uses pure white magic to help others. Wicca has no written laws, but it has one essential rule: The Wiccan Rede, and that is, "An it harm none, do what thou wilt." Simplified, it says: Do what you wan ...

(6 pages) 75 1 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Religion: And How it Has Changed My Life

After thinking about it, I thought Wicca hasn't really changed my life that much, at least not in concrete ways. I've always loved the ... ever greater understanding. I am certain that each individual's path will be unique, but I consider Wicca to be a path more concerned with who I truly am and how I connect with this Universe. These ar ... truly am and how I connect with this Universe. These are wonderful concepts to ponder, but how has Wicca actually affected my daily life? As I thought about the question I realized that it has affect ...

(7 pages) 162 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Harry Potter and the Wizards/Witches Phenomenon (A Children's Literature Analysis)

1).Pastor Jack Brock of the Christ Community Church in Alamogordo, NM believes that the books teach Wicca, a rapidly growing Neopagan religion. He is certain that, "these books encourage our youth to ... disturbs us the most is we believe it's religious. The U.S. Supreme Court has said it's religion." Wiccan covens are granted IRS status, the Army appoints Wiccan chaplains and Wicca is a formal relig ...

(16 pages) 130 0 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Ceremony of Initiation for a Coven - an example of modern witchcraft, otherwise known as Wicca.

nour the Goddess and the God, to celebrate the wheel of the year, to work magick in accord with the Wiccan Rede, and in all ways to serve as priestesses of the Old Religion."ALL: (envisioning the wall ... ad and flowing together under the floor to form a hemisphere of bright white light) "So mote it be!"Wiccan RedeAllBide ye Wiccans laws ye mustIn perfect love and perfect trustLive and let liveFairly t ...

(9 pages) 37 0 4.1 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Paranormality & Spirituality


asses and holding rituals for 'Manon' who to them is God. Though this movie there is the thought of Wicca discussed on everything.The End of the movie discusses the impact that trying to change your f ...

(1 pages) 19 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

India's Witch Hunts

(9 pages) 23 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Dr. Faustus: Condemned from the Beginning (an essay on "The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus", by Christopher Marlowe)

ant secularization, young people, seeking an alternative to the Christian religion, turn quickly to Wicca, marking a distinction between its "white magic" and the horribly unacceptable black craft; th ...

(6 pages) 54 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature


rders they have no actual stores people can go to. They predominantly cater to the gothic, new age, Wicca, and yoga practitioners. I will focus mainly on the apparel aspect of the site even though the ...

(5 pages) 54 0 1.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Witches (wiccan)

Witches your probably thinking big green nose and flying broom rite. You are wrong a witch is a Wiccan has nothing to do with satanic we believe in 3 gods and a goddess earth fire, water, wind You ... re witches to The point of view of the Christians is witchcraft is evil and satanic. Another reason Wicca is shunned by the christens. is they are the complete opposites Wicca is black 3 gods and a go ...

(1 pages) 343 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


Wicca has been know for centuries. although it has been called by different names and been more or l ... in the middle ages. Witched where persecuted by the Christian church for practicing their religion. Wiccans go by many names. These names include; Pagan, neo-pagan druid earth child and many other nam ... agan, neo-pagan druid earth child and many other names. Most witched today like to be called either wiccan or pagan. Some go by Neo-pagan though. Although most people don't understand the wiccan relig ...

(1 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Teenage Beliefs

ed all the issues she wanted her religion to address. Shortly after starting college she learned of Wicca. In a forum on her webpage, Amy stated that" Wicca honors what I am as a women and a human bei ...

(3 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Religion and Depression

and my peers called me a freak. My best friends Katie and Samantha, who were Atheists, got me into Wicca, which is a witches' religion and practice. Katie taught me spells to put on my torturers. How ... art, and asked Him to forgive me of all of my sins. I wondered if He could forgive me for taking up Wicca. I thought that if He could forgive the very people who had nailed Him to His cross, He would ...

(3 pages) 8 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Having viewed 'The Making of a Moonie' devise a research plan based upon Eileen Barker's methods that will address a study of the followers of the Wicca in the UK.

thodology cannot be faulted at all.Therefore, when devising a research plan concerned with studying Wicca groups in the UK I would attempt to emulate much of Barker's methodology. Perhaps instead opti ... ave upset many members of the group and could also be unable to finish my research.A study into the Wicca would also give me the opportunity to study the relationship between society and individuals, ...

(4 pages) 17 0 5.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology