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« Reply #10: August 25, 2010, 02:03:09 am »

I'm aware, not willing, and don't think it matters anymore in society. My point was that just because something happened in the past doesn't mean it should be replicated. Granted, it never occurred to me that human sacrifice could be performed in effigy - not something I'd ever make part of my practice, but to each their own.

I respect your opinion and understand and agree with your position that just because the ancients did it, modern practitioners should too. You're very right in pointing out that we don't live in ancient times anymore. That said, what is your thought around the lack of relevance of this type of sacrifice in the contemporary world?
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