"Wisdom, or the art of
living wisely, is perhaps only another name for
prudential ethics which constitutes
a very large part of all ethics."
"Whatever wisdom constituently is, it is like a
it may be reared when it appears, but it cannot be
wisdom defined: discernment
wise teachings of
a wise outlook, plan, or course of action
understanding scientific and practical
due to clear unbiased judgement
the sum of learning through the ages;
the union of emotional intelligence with
ability to discern or judge what is
true, right, or lasting;
of knowledge and experience with common sense and
The quality of being wise requires the ability to understand the
three forms of acquired knowledge and the capacity to make due use of them;
understanding of the best ends and the best
means which result in a wise judgement;
skill, talent, erudition, dexterity
learned through experience and used after careful judgement.
"A characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate
"Skepticism, like chastity, should not be
relinquished too readily.
The wisest mind has something yet to
three faces of the Sophia of Christ
self-knowledge and self-awareness are the sisters
of Tarsus refers to Jesus in I Corinthians 1: 24 as the "Sophia of
"I came from the First Infinite Light, that I might
reveal everything. I have awakened the divine spark from Sophia, that it might
bear fruit." - Sophia of Jesus
"Sophia is no rarefied divine being who
dwells on high.
Sophia goes out into the marketplace
and gets her hands dirty.
Wisdom sets a
table inviting those who appreciate her to partake.
meals of Jesus, where he located his most intense teachings, deliberately
transgressed the purity codes by including
those considered unclean -
An alliance of expediency
between the religious and the
political authorities murdered Jesus,
Sophia's prophet and messenger." -
Sophia in Greek,
Hohkma in Hebrew,
Sapientia in Latin, Sheela-na-gigs
in Celtic - all mean
Sophia has been revered as the Wise
Bride of Solomon.
The Song of Songs - known as Song of Solomon or
Canticle of Canticles - speaks of Solomon's marriage to Holy Sophia.
There are many references to Sophia in the book of Proverbs and in the
apocryphal books of Sirach and the Wisdom of Solomon.
Sophia is the deity of
wisdom called by the name
Holy Spirit in
Sophia's symbol, the white dove,
Sophia wears a crown of stars to indicate
her absolute divinity.
Mother, unites the Father
Sophia is the
Knowledge of the Way of
Sophia the Mother of Creation is Wisdom
Hagia Sophia in Istanbul is one of the seven wonders of the
Holy Spirit, is the source of the strength
of the Creator.
Sustainer of the Eternal
Give everyone rest from their efforts,
their hard labor,
the pain in moments of fire,
release the joy that dries up their
tears and comforts their
Enter the deepest depth of their soul,
Holy Spirit, Oh Divine Sophia, and enrich
Look at the emptiness within when you are not present.
spiritual corruption when you do not breathe within.
Water the dry Earth of their Eternal
heal their wounded
wash them clean of spiritual corruption,
warmth of life back within their hardened hearts,
guide them when the way is
"Who can number the sand of the sea, and the drops
of rain, and the days of eternity? Who can find out the height of heaven, and
the breadth of the earth, and the deep, and wisdom? Wisdom hath been created
before all things, and the understanding of prudence from
everlasting. The word of God most high is the fountain of wisdom; and her ways
are everlasting commandments." - Ecclesiasticus 1:2-5 (Sirach)
Mother of Wisdom,
Daghda had a maternal function and was closely
identified with the land.
Celts formulated female triads to
overcome the bicameral
Brigid is a prime example of this type of
deity which is associated with
the sacred number three, the triple aspect of the divine.
two sisters, patrons of healing and smithcraft.
She was venerated not
only as Brigid, but also as Bride, Briginda, Brigidu, and in North Britain as
Briganda, which can be translated as
'High One or Exalted One'. Other titles include;
'Ashless Flame', 'Flame
of Two Eternities', and 'Mother of All Wisdom'.
One of the most potent
symbols of the triple nature Brigid is FIRE:
the flame of life and
the fire of the hearth and smithy;
the flame of divine
hearth is the focus of the
home and integral to everyday
"The circle of
the campfire divided the world into
two parts: the safe, domestic part, and the Wild.
Here was the hearth,
the center of the circle of domesticity.
Here was warmth, keeping the
cold world at a distance.
Here was safety, keeping predators at bay.
Here was light, defining a human realm but making the night beyond all
the deeper, all the more alien.
Outside the circle of firelight was the
other, the wild, the unknown."- Charles Eisenstein
ancient traditions the hearth is
connected to the sun, the source of warmth
As the patroness of filidhact, bardic
lore, Brigid guides the flame of
poetry and divination.
Heroes who set off on spiritual tasks would also
request protection and guidance from Brigid.
symbol of Brigid is
water, which in all its forms was venerated
in the Celtic times.
springs, many associated with Brigid, were a
focus for Celtic rituals.
water symbolically unites the underworld and
the upper world by rising out of the darkness of the Earth and reflecting the
light of the heavens.
springs provide a link between fire and
water, Brigid's key symbols.
springs and wells remain
powerful sources of
inspiration, healing, and a
means of both physical and spiritual purification.
legend which connects Brigid with water, tells how a
crystal drop from the mantle of Brigid touched the Earth and became a deep and
This was said to be a
lake from Tir-Na-Moe 'Land of the Living
Heart' and there was healing in it for
all weariness and battle wounds.
Historical references to Saint Brigid
begin in the seventh century. Saint Brigid was venerated in an Irish convent at
Kildare or Cill Dara, which means the church of the
Oak Tree. Originally the site of an
ancient temple with a perpetual flame, a magical ashless fire.
Gaelic-speaking Scotland the goddess was remembered as another saint, St. Brigit of the
To this day she is remembered as patron saint of the family
hearth, originally a peat fire that was kept burning in her
The first day of
February, dedicated to Brigid, is known as Imbolg, meaning 'of/in the womb'.
Another name connected with this celebration is Oimelc, a Germanic word
meaning 'ewes-milk' or 'lactation', which is a direct reference to the birth of
young animals in the spring.
According to Celtic tradition Imbolg was
the first day of spring and stock who had been penned in for the winter were
On Brigid's Eve in parts of Ireland it was customary for
groups of young girls, who were either disguised or clad in white, to go from
house to house singing and dancing.
The householders would give the
girls a gift for Brigid, usually either eggs or money.
usually was a girl who would carry an image of Brigid, a 'brideog', into the
The brideog was fashioned
from rushes or oats and decorated with colored shells, spring
flowers, greenery and ornaments.
The best and brightest of ornaments were attached over the
heart and called reul-iuil Bride, The
'Guiding Star of Brigid'.
Older women prepared a Brigid's Bed which was
made of an oval basket filled with rushes.
A straw image was placed in
the basket which was put on the hearth.
Then the main door was opened
and the men said a prayer invoking and asking Brigid to come in for her bed was
Brigid was believed to travel with her white milk cow on her
festival and bring blessings to each household.
In some areas of
Scotland and Ireland offerings of grass were left on doorsteps for her cow.
The goddess Brigid is a great eternal being who, like the flame of
life itself, keeps alight and rekindles hope
sacred power of Brigid can act as a catalyst
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