✓ Witchcraft: A Tradition Renewed || ✓ PDF Download by ↠ Doreen Valiente Evan John Jones


  • Title: Witchcraft: A Tradition Renewed
  • Author: Doreen Valiente Evan John Jones
  • ISBN: 9780919345614
  • Page: 297
  • Format: Paperback

  • Revealing the secrets of ancient rituals and the philosophy of witchcraft, this book delves deep into modern witchcraft The nature of the rites are shown to revolve around traditional witchcraft passed down from ancient times.
    Doreen Valiente Evan John Jones
    Doreen Edith Dominy Valiente was an influential English Wiccan who was involved in a number of different early traditions, including Gardnerian Wicca, Cochrane s Craft and the Coven of Atho Responsible for writing much of the early Gardnerian religious liturgy, in later years she also helped to play a big part in bringing the Neopagan religion of Wicca to wider public attention through the publication of a string of books on the subject.Having been born in south London, she first became involved in the Craft after being initiated into the Gardnerian tradition in 1953 in a ceremony performed by Gerald Gardner Subsequently becoming the High Priestess of his Bricket Wood coven, she helped him to produce many important scriptural texts for Wicca, such as The Witches Rune and the Charge of the Goddess , which were incorporated into the early Gardnerian Book of Shadows Splitting off to form her own coven in 1957, she went on to work with Robert Cochrane in his coven, the Clan of Tubal Cain, till the mid 1960s when she began working as a solitary practitioner Throughout the 1970s and 1980s she penned a number of books on the subject of Wicca which she always called witchcraft including An ABC of Witchcraft 1973 and Witchcraft for Tomorrow 1978 , as well as being an early proponent of self initiation into the Craft.Having had a significant influence in the history of Wicca, she has been referred to as the mother of modern Witchcraft and is today is widely revered in the Wiccan and wider Neopagan community.


    Commentaires:

    Steve Cran
    Doreen Valiente is a pioneer when it comes to Witchcraft. She got started with Gerald Gardener and Wicca and then moved on to join up with Robert Cochrane and the Clan of Tubal Caine. This book, however is not authored by Doreen Valiente but rather it is authored Evan John Jones. Valiente wrote the forward. Evan John Jones wrote a book about the Clan of Tubal Caine Witchcraft and made the teaching of Robert Cochrane available to the masses. Some Witches may decree this openness but he sees it as [...]

    Chris
    First off, don't be enticed by Doreen Valiente's name appearing on the title as she only wrote the introduction. The book itself was written by Evan John Jones and Valiente had nothing to do with it.Honestly, I have mixed feelings on this text, but found it extremely disappointing to the point where I skipped through most of it for a variety of reasons. I found that certain parts were either very rambly, irrelevant to my current practice, or full of 'Murrayisms' which bothered me greatly. Howeve [...]

    Beth
    Not as interesting as Doreen Valiente's other books. Still recommended.

    Patti
    Not her best. Not sure but it fails to capture me.

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