Have you recently embraced the Goddess Path? Have you perhaps decided that being Her Priestess is your desire? If so, having a mentor and other women to support you in Sisterhood, can be invaluable on your journey. We would love for you to be a part of The Apple Branch – A Dianic Tradition. We offer three path for you to choose from – Feminist Dianic Wicca – Traditional European Witchcraft (Celtic for the most part) that we call Dianic FaerieCraft and our new Wisdom Path for Crones (55 plus). We are small – have a great online school and lots of rituals to support you in your growth. Please take a look at our website and then contact me using the contact for found there!
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Here is a little of the old teachings ….
The Roebuck hides in the thicket and the cuckoo utters, “where?” The Roebuck hides at the apple tree – the noblest tree of all, it is the tree of immortality through wisdom, the wild apple tree of the Sacred Thicket, the tree that hides the Roebuck.
The clue to the secret of the apple is to be found hidden within the apple. When the apple was cut cross-wise by Cuchulain’s sword, “night fell”. For when the apple is cut cross-wise each half shows a five pointed star in the center, emblem of immortality, which represents the Goddess in Her five stations from birth to death and back to birth again.
“I am a lure from paradise”
The popular conception of a grove is a collection of exceptionally well-formed trees set in a place of outstanding natural beauty. Under the friendly sheltering boughs of these arboreal sanctuaries our forebears were inspired to contemplate the wonders of the universe, particularly the countryside in which they themselves lived, and perhaps were prompted to first ask the question, “who created such beauty?”