Is Messianism Compatible With Germanic Polytheism?

Written by Dyami Millarson Even though the concept of messianism is associated with monotheism in the popular mind, the answer to the question in the title of this article is a resounding yes and Germanic polytheistic messianism predates monotheistic messianism in Northwestern Europe. So how does Germanic folk religious messianism work? To answer that question,Continue reading “Is Messianism Compatible With Germanic Polytheism?”

On the Divinity of Earth and Heaven

Written by Dyami Millarson We are wont to say ‘heaven and earth’ in Modern English, ‘heiven an yird’ in Modern Scots, and ‘hemel en aarde’ in Modern Dutch. Despite the fact that people might be inclined to think that the close association of heaven and earth is non-Germanic, this association is actually Germanic. However, theContinue reading “On the Divinity of Earth and Heaven”

Making Sense of Anglo-Saxon Mother-Goddess Erce

Written by Dyami Millarson The earliest known reference to the Angliī (sing. Anglus), who are an ancestral tribe of the Anglo-Saxons, is chapter XL [40] (see the text here or here) of Publius Cornelius Tacitus’ treatise on the origin and location of the Germanic peoples (Dē orīgine et sītū Germānōrum) dated to 98 AD: ReudigniContinue reading “Making Sense of Anglo-Saxon Mother-Goddess Erce”