The Hekate Sanctuary and Shrine of The Crossroads (Hekate Aphrodite, Hecate Venus) was dedicated by a [un-named] coalition church in a classical greek and roman fashion to Hekate and Venus. Located in Redlands CA it represents the Los Angeles CA coalition church of the classical, neo-classical and modern pagan religions. It’s operating focus is on humanism and diplomatic recognition and negotiation.
The sanctuary is currently closed except by appointment only.
This was the église d’opposition, שָׂטַן, церква опозиції opozytsiyna tserkva, Oppositionskirche, Kościół opozycyjny, opoziční kostel ] They represented in general the tribal indigenous ancient and modern religions of the first peoples. Called the people of the pagans path or collectively the pagan nation in the 1970's by American Indian Movement nations — currently they are considered the Pagan, Neo-Pagan and Wicca religions in the United States.
This was the religious organization that started recognizing the legitimacy of the world's indigenous religions in the United States as well as fighting for the religious civil rights of safe passage, safe sanctuary and safe surrender in California 70+ years ago.
March 31 2017 these religions are now US Department of Defense recognized religions for US armed forces to practice and they can now wear the insignia on duty as well as carry religious materials with them. We extend our heartfelt thanks to the people that made this possible.https://thehekate.com
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