Sunday Respite – The meaning of the Spring Equinox


This week we celebrated the Spring Equinox. For my Sunday Respite I chose “The Meaning of of the Spring Equinox.”  The notes say “An inspiring journey, set to beautiful music, into the history and current significance of the Spring Equinox”

I invite you to explore a relationship with the Christian tradition and many ancient and present religions, and their commonality. Among the Roman Catholic church and Protestant denominations, Easter Sunday falls on the first Sunday after the first full moon after MARCH-20, the nominal date of the Spring Equinox.

I offer you this video when you have some time for self-reflection, and then the links below for your consideration.

Belsebuub & Angela Pritchard from Belsebuub expand upon the symbolic and spiritual significance of this time.

“…Throughout the world, the spring equinox is a time of great confrontation between the forces of darkness and light, in the death and resurrection of the central deities of sacred teachings throughout the world.

“It symbolizes what an initiate goes through in a definitive and important stage of self-realization, where the struggle between darkness and light creates the opposition needed to attain immortality. This is symbolized by the dark half of the year on one side of the spring equinox sun, and the light half of the year on the other…

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7 Responses to “Sunday Respite – The meaning of the Spring Equinox”

  1. Hootin' anni Says:

    You always share some thought provoking items for Sunday. Interesting!

    Liked by 1 person

    • bunkerville Says:

      Thank you and glad you found it interesting!

      Like

  2. teelee2013 Says:

    Very interesting. Thanks!!

    Liked by 1 person

    • bunkerville Says:

      Just something to think about.

      Like

  3. the unit Says:

    Been a whole lot of plagiarism going on since creation huh?

    Liked by 1 person

    • bunkerville Says:

      I will stick with Christianity. 🙂

      Liked by 1 person

      • the unit Says:

        Me too. 🙂

        Liked by 1 person


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