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« Reply #4: May 10, 2007, 06:44:27 am »

Yes, it does. I was going to do the paper from an objective POV, but when asked, I had to tell the truth.

But don't you think the Pagan tendency to be quiet about beliefs in modern times has led to some of the problems we have? Like I said before, the substitute was shocked that we *aren't* devil worshippers and accepted it after that.

Perhaps, personally I have had little problem with discrimination/dislike. This is probably because people have gotten a chance to get to know me properly before they find out what my religion is, and because I do not treat it as excessively important when answering such a question. I feel that if I were not so quiet about my beliefs then I would probably receive more problems, however, I can imagine where the opposite could be the case and I definitely understand where you are coming from on this.

[Edited to add: Also there is the fact that saying I am Eroist generally simply generates puzzled looks Cheesy ! Whereas the name Wiccan is far better known (Eroism having only one follower is obviously not a common religion Tongue .]
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