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Jack in the Green

“The biblical representation of God as somebody ‘up there’, not the substance, but the maker of this universe, from which he is distinct, had deprived matter of a divine dimension and reduced it to mere dust. Hence, whatever the pagan world had regarded as evidence of a divine presence in nature, the Church interpreted as of the Devil”.

Joseph Campbell, The Masks of God: Creative Mythology

[Read about Joseph Campbell on the orgrad website]