Join in National Pentacle Quest Victory Celebration
Join in a National Celebration of the Veteran Pentacle Quest victory!
Pagan Spirit Gathering
June 17-24, 2007
Wisteria, near Athens, Ohio
Register by JUNE 6:
Meet Roberta Stewart of Nevada and Karen DePolito of Utah, widows of Wiccan
combat veterans each now honored with a gravestone with Pentacle on it
recently issued by the US Department of Veterans Affairs.
Connect with leaders and activists from some of the many groups that were
part of the Veteran Pentacle Quest, including:
Selena Fox, John Machate, Celia, Angie Buchanan, G.T. Long, Jerrie
Hildebrand, Charlene Suggs, Patrick McCollum, Paula Johnson, Bob & Georgette
Paxton, Silverdrake, Windwalker, Debby Morris & Suzanne Krall, A.C. & Dave
Aldag, Jill Medicine Heart Combs, J. Michael Akins, MoonFeather, David &
Jeanet Ewing, Brad Stewart, Ally Peltier, Gypsy, Dr. John, Richard Briggs,
David Sassman, Nels Linde & Judy Olson-Linde, Dennis Presser, Chip,
Meadowyn, Bella Mahri, PathWalker, Shel, Joey, Michaelino, Ladyhawke, Nora
Cedarwind Young, Vic Wright & Beth Drake, Dr. Dennis, Sir Joe and the
Guardians of the Sacred Circle, some Pagan members of Americans United for
Separation of Church and State and the ACLU, Order of the Pentacle members,
View the first national preview screening of the Quest documentary, "A Hero
This film (http://www.herodenied.com), still in production, tells the story
of Sgt. Patrick Stewart, the first Wiccan soldier killed in action in
Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan, and the quest by his widow and
others that finally got the Pentacle added to the VA's list of emblems that
can be included on veteran gravestones it issues. (More details about the
Quest & victory: http://www.circlesanctuary.org/liberty/veteranpentacle).
By special arrangement, filmmaker Todd Berntson will be filming the PSG
Quest thanksgiving and commemoration being held on Tuesday evening, June 19
for possible inclusion in the final version of the documentary.
If you wish, be in the main section of the audience that will be filmed that
night for this movie!
More than 850 Wiccans, Druids, Heathens, and other Pagans from across the
nation are already making plans to be part of this year's Pagan Spirit
PSG 2007 includes presentations by guest authors Margot Adler, Christopher
Penczak, Diana Paxson, Donald Michael Kraig, Patrick McCollum, and Selena
This year there will be music by Pagan recording artists from around the
nation, including Spiral Rhythm, Celia, Incus, Gypsy, One Hat Band, Skinny
White Chick, Todd Alan, and others. GROOVE Troop will be facilitating
Bonfire Circle dancing and drumming.
In addition, there will be Summer Solstice rites, candlelight labyrinth,
firespinning, sweatlodges, oracular seidh, croning, men's rite of passage,
young womanhood passage rite, spirit hunt, priestess ordination,
handfastings, women's and men's rites, fire circle, other rituals,
networking meetings, tea dance, Pagan leadership training, youth programs,
magical marketplace, and more.
Descriptions of more than 250 program activities are now on-line:
There is still time to register and be part of this historic Pagan
celebration -- but do so soon -- registration closes next Wednesday, June 6.
Pagan Spirit Gathering 2007
PO Box 9, Barneveld, WI 53507 USA
telephone: (608) 924-2216
fax: (608) 924-5961
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