He will give his angels charge of you,
To guard you in all your ways.
неделя, 4 януари 2015 г.
A spirit of the dead in ancient Greece. It was
escaped from the pithos, the jars used
to contain the bodies of the dead, and devoted themselves
to pestering the living. They were exorcised by ritual
and incantation. Sticky tar was painted on doorframes to
catch them and prevent them from entering a dwelling.
Plato observed, “There are many fair things in the life of
mortals, but in most of them there are as it were adherent
which pollute and disfi
are akin to goddesses of death who
originally escaped from Pandora’s box. They serve the will
of the gods, and their chief functions are to carry off the
corpses of the dead and to affl ict the living with disease