There’s a great deal of needed dialogue going on in various polytheist, animist, Pagan, and associated communities right now. I have been part of this, on and off, and while I do deeply feel these things are necessary, I also think that reaching out to the folks coming into this fresh, or those looking at coming back to the polytheist, animist, and Pagan communities are needed as well. I have not seen a post like this make the go-arounds in a long while, at least on WordPress, so this post is made with these folks in mind.
What is polytheism?
Polytheism is defined by OxfordDictionaries.com as “The belief in or worship of more than one god”. That is it, in a nutshell. Most polytheists I know, and those I count among my co-religionists define polytheism in this manner. This is because polytheism, as a word, describes a worldview and…
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