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Theme for June 2019: Sacred Marriage

Our gift to you this month is this a short ebook drawn from A Joseph Campbell Companion: The Sacred Marriage — Thoughts on Love, Myth, and Partnership (Esingle). Access this download for free until the end of the month.
Week 23 (June 3, 2019)
Offerings for the week of June 3, 2019
MythBlast | Nerves of Myth, Part II, contributed by Robert Guyker.
Campbell and Relationships from our Campbell in Culture area.

If you go into marriage with a program, you will find that it won’t work. Successful marriage is leading innovative lives together, 
being open, non-programmed.
 It’s a free fall: how you handle
 each new thing as it comes along. As a drop of oil on the sea, you must float, using intellect and compassion to ride the waves.

Week 24 (June 10, 2019)
Offerings for the week of June 10, 2019
Tristan and Iseult MythBlast | Love: A Modern Mythology, contributed by Bradley Olson.

“The rules of love, they really are severe. If you’re giving up everything for something, then give up everything for somethingand stay with it with your mind on where you’re going.”

 

 

-- Joseph Campbell
Week 25 (June 17, 2019)
Offerings for the week of June 17, 2019
MythBlast | Love of a Higher Order, contributed by Neora Myrow.

Through your own integrity, you evoke your destiny, which is a destiny that never existed before.

-- Joseph Campbell
Week 26 (June 24, 2019)
Offerings for the week of June 24, 2019
MythBlast | Cosmic Marriage, contributed by Norland Tellez.

Marriage took place in the psyche first, and the physical realization of their love [Parzival and Condwiramurs] was the fulfillment of a spiritual marriage; it did not work the there way around. No priest confirmed the marriage. It was confirmed in love and was itself the sacrament of love. And neither lust nor fear, but courage and compassion, were its motivations…

-- Joseph Campbell
Butterflies and Soul Journeys from our Campbell in Culture area.