One of the two primary deities of modern Wicca, the male counterpart of the Goddess. Usually portrayed as an antlered man, the God is the lord of the forest and the animals, and is often seen as the spirit of vegetation and growth. His exact relationship to the Goddess varies somewhat from tradition, but he is always seen as her lover and usually as her child as well.
Old and younger gods are buried and forgotten
From uprising to downsetting of thy sun,
Rise from eastward, fallen go westward and forgotten,
And their births are many, but their end is one.
Diverse births of godheads find one death appointed,
As the soul whence each was born makes room ...
Let’s spend this summer studying The Sun card! Each entry between May and August (8 total) will feature a Sun card from a different deck along with the text the creator wrote for it. It will be interesting to see how so many people see...