Mysteria Misc. Maxima: June 28th, 2013

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. Archaeologists have uncovered a Byzantine church in Jordan. (Ammon) Yay: Three Orthodox women are set to become clergy members. Boo: They still can’t be Rabbis. (Tablet) Bringing Goddess spirituality beyond second-wave feminism may mean some changes […]

Two Panels of Note at the ESSWE Conference

Readers of the blog may know that the ESSWE 4 Conference takes place this week at the University of Gothenburg. For those who don’t know what ESSWE is, it is the European Society for the Study of Western Esotericism, and every two years they hold a conference which gathers together scholars of esotericism. From what […]

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: June 21st, 2013

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. A new analysis suggests the Secret Gospel of Mark is a forgery. (Jesus Granskad via Exploring Our Matrix) How cool is this? Using statistics to sort out the authors of the synoptic gospels. (Exploring our Matrix) […]

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: June 14th, 2013

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. A monument to atheism is set to be installed in Florida. Ironically, it will feature biblical passages. (Houston Chronicle) Marijuana is the new sacrament of choice in America. (Religion Nerd) But seriously, hallucinations do have a […]

Mysteria Misc. Maxima: June 7th, 2013

Mysteria Misc. Maxima is a weekly feature which brings together links on religion and esotericism from around the internet. The world’s oldest complete Torah has been found. Archaeologists say it was in the last place they looked. (BuzzFeed) A coalition of North American Jewish groups believe women should be able to pray at the Western […]