Now just to be clear, it has nothing to do with accepting and embracing LGBTQ persons. With the exception of a few outliers, the Pagan community settled that debate a long time ago.With a link to an article about the AFA's recent statement on traditional families.
Of course, this is nonsense; Asatru in general, and the AFA in particular, never was part of the "neopagan community" and never wanted to be. We're a different religion, period. Just because a couple of Locutus-wannabes are trying to pull in all sorts of other religions under their precious neopagan "umbrella" doesn't make it so, and neither does it suddenly give them leave to try to tell those religions how to run themselves.
- "You're not a different religion; you're really under our huge and wonderful umbrella"
- "You know, you can't believe X and still be under our umbrella"
- "The people who don't believe X are the real members of your religion, because they're the ones under our umbrella; you're just an outlier"
|Not interested in being under|
your umbrella, thanks
Asatru (real Asatru, not Norse Neopaganism) is a religion unto itself. It's not an "outlier" to any neopagan community, never was, and you don't get to police what I believe just because you say I'm part of your community.
As I said before, you can take your umbrella and...