FATHER MICHAEL BUTLER | The Symbolism of the Feminine: Fount of Potential

Fr Michael Butler is an Archpriest of the Orthodox Church of America and a long-term veteran of men’s work. He talks about the repeating archetypal pattern of interaction between the masculine and feminine and specifically about the feminine as the “fount of potential”. Building on the talk given last week by Jonathan Pageau (see it here: https://youtu.be/8yjIqEHOKyQ), we speak about integrating a healthy feminine side in a supportive community and thus enabling ourselves to open to and submit to that which is greater than ourselves. Doing this then strengthens our masculinity in that we become more ordered and aligned with reality.

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