#13: The Goddess
"The second coming of the Goddess has proved of inestimable value
to people everywhere, for it has provided them with a new mythic
pattern, a saving story to live by."
- Caitlin Matthews, from Sophia: Goddess of Wisdom
Special Forum: The Cult of Personality and the Perennial Philosophy
Robin Waterfield and Peter Lamborn Wilson
Introduction: Lifting the Veil
by Jay Kinney
Sophia: Goddess of Wisdom
by Caitlin Matthews
Sophia in her many guises may be the key to the Goddess's reappearance.
The Goddess Emerging
by De-Anna Alba
An overview of the rise of Goddess-worship and paganism in the 20th century.
Images of Goddess
by D. Jean Collins
Dion Fortune, Andre Norton, and insights into the Black Goddess.
Goddess in the Metropolis
by Irene Javors
The Goddess walks the streets of our urban experience.
The Mother of Memory
by Dawn Kolokithas
A meditation of the mythic figure and the role of the muse.
Animals and the Goddess
by Susan Levitt
A look at the indelible link between the Goddess and the animal kingdom.
Shekhinah: A Poem
by Leah Novick
Visions of Mary and Psychic Evolution
by Michael Grosso
Are Virgin Mary sightings part of a pattern of behavior modification?
Goddesses, Yes; Goddess, No!
by Stephan A. Hoeller
The limits of monotheism in light of the feminine and the multi-centered God image.
The Goddess: None Other Than God
by Charles Upton
The divine in nature calls for the transcendent unitary vision as well.
Beyond the Goddess
by Richard Smoley
Without balance the feminine may be as prone to excess as the unrestrained masculine.