Here is my 25 minute Sunday talk on everything from Montsegur Eve to the Ides of March, Cleopatra and Julius Caesar in a sacred marriage to our topic, How Gnosticism influenced Feminism and the Roman Church into believing the body and the material world — and therefore sex — are bad, corrupt, dirty.Â
Click here to listen (27 minutes)
Come back to this page when you’re done listening and then play the video below for our closing hymn, Ave Maria No Morro sung by Andrea Bocelli, the blind tenor of Tuscany with beautiful art slides of Mother Mary, our Christian Goddess.
And here’s an ethereal sounding Ave Maria No Morro sung by Klaus Meine of the rock band, Scorpions.Â
Thanks toÂ Margaret StarbirdÂ ,Â Joan NortonÂ and Jennifer Reif for the material for this “sermon” which includes a brief guided meditation from Joan and Margaret’sÂ brand new book,Â 14 Steps to Awaken the Sacred Feminine: Women in the Circle of Mary Magdalene.