There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.' Isaac Asimov

Inimicus Dei Constituitur

I feared the Hekate text might be a little too much, with its reliance on barbarous names; and I was correct.

I am too self concious with their pronounciations and my link to the goddess to tenuous. I fear this section must be dropped at this time for an observance more personal and with less cognitive overhead.

The prayer to Mary and Michael is going well and my relationship with Michael seems to be deepening.

The prayer to Hermes Psycopompos for the dead and its associated elements is promising.

Ritual structure is suggesting itself, with added elements and flourishes. More work is required.

 

Inimicus Dei Constituitur