I Am a Hellenic Polytheist

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    I Rejected The Deities Many Times During My Initial Explorations.

    One thing I learned early into learning about Hellenic polytheism was hubris. I'm a fairly proud person and it struck the wrong cord with me. So I moved on and explored other religions and paths. I didn't want to practice a religion that required me to change who I was...
    SofiaGrowsFlowers SofiaGrowsFlowers
    22-25, T
    1 Response Nov 14, 2013

    The Road To Dionysus

    I stumbled upon Hellenic Polytheism during a rough time in my life. Divorce, teen drama, depression, sexuality, etc you name it and I was experiencing it. I found solace in the stories of Dionysus and eventually I began to worship Him as my patron. 
    ClaudeL ClaudeL
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Mar 16, 2012

    Discovering Hellenic Polytheism

    I have always been involved in "alternative" religion. At 17, I discovered Wicca. At 19, I began training formally in an Alexandrian Wiccan coven, and continued that training for about 12 years. The last few years, I've been floating, though. Wicca, while I still love...
    RevAllyson RevAllyson
    36-40, F
    3 Responses May 27, 2008

    I don't believe in HELL.

    At least not the hell that most people envision. I know that when I become Spirit, I will be reunited with my spiritual family. I will understand what the lessons I came to this physical plane to learn and whether I finally gained the understanding the lesson was supposed to...
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2
    66-70, M
    Apr 4, 2015

    Lost And Found

    Most people start the story of their conversion to another religion with how they felt like their previous diety/dieties were distant or nonexistant. Not me. I still clearly remember the feeling of being embraced by the christian god. I remember praying fervently and feeling like...
    Xenobia Xenobia
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jan 20, 2012

    Hello everyone. I've been having this nagging

    feeling for about a month now, I'm afraid to act on them. I believe in the God of Abraham and Jesus, yet I have the nagging feeling that there are more gods. I need help.
    JoshuaMWise JoshuaMWise
    22-25, M
    Nov 15, 2014


    Hello, my name is Jeremiah I am 19 and will have been a hellenic polytheist for 4-5 years soon I guess to truly understand my story you must understand me at least a little I was born and raised in Texas and have always been a restless and wild soul but being raised in an all...
    JeremiahH JeremiahH
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Dec 20, 2012

    My Journey To The Gods

    From a young age everyone could tell i was different. Being raised Catholic, there was a part of me that HATED it, and a large part that said something about the Greek myths were more than myths. Looking back, Different Gods were with me at different times in my life: Ares when...
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    1 Response May 28, 2012
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