Chapter

Coming to the Edge of the Circle

Nikki Bado-Fralick

in Coming to the Edge of the Circle

Published in print July 2005 | ISBN: 9780195166453
Published online October 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199835799 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195166450.003.0006

Series: An American Academy of Religion Book

 Coming to the Edge of the Circle

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This chapter focuses on the Dedicant's initiation. It discusses the screening process for potential Dedicants and the actual rite of initiation. An analysis of how the initiation ceremony continues some of theological and practical groundwork begun with the Rite of Dedication is presented.

Keywords: Wicca; Witchcraft; dedication rituals; initiation

Chapter.  13879 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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