Humanistic Paganism

Monthly Archives: April 2013


Life on Earth as a religion? by Brock Haussamen

In The Sacred Canopy: Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion, published in 1967, Peter Berger analyses religion as socially constructed knowledge. His description suggests to me that our body of knowledge about the history and evolution of life could…

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Upcoming work

This Sunday Can knowledge of the evolutionary history of life on earth serve as a meaningful basis for religion? Life on Earth as a religion?  by Brock Haussamen Appearing Sunday, April 28th, 2013 Next Sunday What are the potential social…

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The HPedia: Religion

Your help is needed!  Please critique this entry from the HPedia: An encyclopedia of key concepts in Naturalistic Paganism.  Please leave your constructive criticism in the comments below. The definition of religion is highly contested.  One of the most widely…

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Earth Day

Today is Earth Day.  This day has been gaining steam since its inception in 1970, and is now celebrated by over 175 countries.  It’s intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for our natural environment. Google “how to celebrate Earth Day”…

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Is Naturalistic Paganism harmful to society?

– by B. T. Newberg The goal of this website is to promote naturalistic spirituality (check out our mission statement).  But is it possible that, in the end, we’re doing harm to society? By harm, I mean any substantial increase…

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