Michael Anderson explains his journey from Christianity to Paganism. “It’s exhilarating to be alive in a time of awakening consciousness; it can also be confusing, disorientating and painful.” — Adrienne Rich “I have always tried to remain unbiased and curious – rerum novarum cupidus.” – C. G. Jung, 1949. At first impression, my title may sound a little defensive or even reactionary. I will not deny either. There is probably a little truth in both. However, the main implication of my title is an affirmation of my faith and path as a Pagan(1) walking the Red Road(2). It contains...Read More
Author: Michael Anderson
The Braided Way is a framework to see every faith tradition as a strand, braided into a larger whole of spiritual awareness. In the Braided Way, combining spiritual practice from various faiths allow us to explore sacred experience and wonder in forms that resonate with our personal spiritual needs and sacred intuitions. In today’s culture, many people shun religious dogma, but yearn for spiritual connection. The Braided Way allows the ceremonies and practices of multiple faiths to be available without the confinements of cultural dogma.