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Term: Purse Warden

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Purse Warden:

In some Wiccan traditions, the person in a coven responsible for collecting, safekeeping, and distribution of any money that the coven may have. Some have pointed out that Wiccan traditions generally do not pass a collection plate, thus questioning the value of such a role. However, many covens collect dues and gratefully accept donations given by those who attend public rituals in order to help pay for consumables (incense, candles, etc.) and the costs of upkeep of the covenstead.




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