By: Jennifer Crawford
Mother’s Family: Reverend AM Wilson Great Grandfather Founder: The Trenton Church of the Nazarene Reverend Roger Goff Uncl...
<ul><li>History class @ Ohio State University 2002 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Peace-Loving” Minoan culture  worshipped the Earth ...
<ul><li>Matriarchies? </li></ul><ul><li>Divine femininity?  </li></ul><ul><li>Gnostic Gospels? </li></ul><ul><li>The TRUTH...
<ul><li>CRAWFORD: </li></ul><ul><li>Scottish in blood, Celtic in Spirit. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Celtic Virtues  “ </li></ul><...
<ul><li>Druidism </li></ul><ul><li>Druid ( Celtic, &quot;true seer&quot;) - A member of the priestly and intellectual elit...
<ul><li>Many Christian religious traditions originated from the Druids: </li></ul><ul><li>For Example: </li></ul><ul><li>T...
<ul><li>Self Realization through Harmonizing the Mind and Body </li></ul><ul><li>Meditation: Relieves anxiety, balances th...
 
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  1. 1. By: Jennifer Crawford
  2. 2. Mother’s Family: Reverend AM Wilson Great Grandfather Founder: The Trenton Church of the Nazarene Reverend Roger Goff Uncle Clergy for Hospice of Dayton Father’s Family: All members of the West Elkton United Methodist Church
  3. 3. <ul><li>History class @ Ohio State University 2002 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Peace-Loving” Minoan culture worshipped the Earth Goddess </li></ul><ul><li>“ Warlike” Mycenaean Culture worshipped the Skyye God </li></ul><ul><li>Matriartical Society </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Women Dominated the Priesthood </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Played active roles in every part of society (as apposed to ‘Athens’, and many other powerful city-states, where women were not permitted to leave the home.) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sport: Bull Jumping </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Men often trading at sea, left the women to govern the state. </li></ul><ul><li>They embraced a society known for harmony and peace. </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture: Poly Culture- Practice of growing more than one crop at a time. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Matriarchies? </li></ul><ul><li>Divine femininity? </li></ul><ul><li>Gnostic Gospels? </li></ul><ul><li>The TRUTH about Mary Magdalene? </li></ul><ul><li>… Too many questions without answers. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>CRAWFORD: </li></ul><ul><li>Scottish in blood, Celtic in Spirit. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Celtic Virtues “ </li></ul><ul><li>honor, loyalty, hospitality, honesty, justice and courage. </li></ul><ul><li>Crawford Clan Crest: </li></ul><ul><li>A Stags head with a cross between the antlers. </li></ul><ul><li>Crawford Clan Motto: </li></ul><ul><li>Tutum Te Robore Reddam </li></ul><ul><li>(I will make you safe with strength). </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Druidism </li></ul><ul><li>Druid ( Celtic, &quot;true seer&quot;) - A member of the priestly and intellectual elite of the Celts. </li></ul><ul><li>Women & Men were respected with equal importance. </li></ul><ul><li>Practices Included: Meditation, Dream study and interpretation, Fortune telling, and divination. </li></ul><ul><li>Baptism : There is evidence that the Celts had a baptism initiation ceremony similar to those found in Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, and Islamic sacred texts. </li></ul><ul><li>Sabbaths observed in tune with the natural cycles of the earth, as the earth and nature were most sacred and valued as manifestations of the glory of God. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Many Christian religious traditions originated from the Druids: </li></ul><ul><li>For Example: </li></ul><ul><li>The Christmas Tree & The Easter Egg </li></ul><ul><li>DRUID Sabbaths: </li></ul><ul><li>(Correlation with American Holidays) </li></ul><ul><li>Samhain (or Samhuinn) Literally the &quot;end of warm season&quot;. November .(Halloween) </li></ul><ul><li>Imbolc (or Brighid) Literally &quot;in the belly&quot;. February marked The Return of Light ( Groundhog Day) </li></ul><ul><li>Beltaine (or Bealteinne). May was the celebration of The Fires of Bel . (May Pole- a fertility ritual) </li></ul><ul><li>Lughnasad (or Lughnasadh, Lammas). August was The Feast of Lugh ,a time for celebration and harvest. </li></ul><ul><li>(Thanksgiving) </li></ul><ul><li>Winter Solstice December 21rst- When nighttime is longest (Christmas) </li></ul><ul><li>Summer Solstice- June 21rst When nighttime is shortest </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Self Realization through Harmonizing the Mind and Body </li></ul><ul><li>Meditation: Relieves anxiety, balances the mind body and spirit, increases internal and external awareness </li></ul><ul><li>“ Yoga teaches us that every individual’s life is to take the inner journey to the soul.” </li></ul><ul><li>Overcome Materialism </li></ul><ul><li>Solace, inspiration, peace and happiness can not come from the external environment. </li></ul>

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