Review of Dramatic Ritual (Best of the Equinox, Volume II)

Freeman's Reviews

“… it is no secret that the falling
away of all nations from religion…
is due to the fact that the fire
no longer burns in the sacred lamp.”
— Aleister Crowley

Review copyright 2013 () Freeman Presson, all rights reserved

Crowley didn’t live to see the current reactionary era of religious literalism, rigorism, and fundamentalism, although he grew up within one of its precursor bodies. I have often said that the extremism of modern established religions is just a natural part of their death-throes.

When the religion of our major establishments has been exposed as a mockery, we seek back to the last time there was a real connection to the Kosmos available to every sincere seeker. This leads us, generally, to places like Eleusis and Ephaka, the ancient Mysteries of grain or grail, where the connection of Earth and Heaven is revealed.

I am a Brother of…

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