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« Reply #1: August 24, 2010, 10:24:16 pm »

If you are following a path that has a historical connection to ritual human sacrifice (whether proven or simply probable) - how do you see that in the modern world? Do you enact some sort of symbolic sacrifices (like burning a poppet) to serve a similar purpose in your worship? Or do you feel that it was something entirely for another culture in another time, and not something that is significant to your path?

Not significant to me. Ancient Druids also went without birth control or basic hygiene - am I supposed to emulate that, too? Wink

I'm not on a recon path, but I think at a certain point one must concede that religious activity is very much a product of the time and place in which it was practiced.
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