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Imperial Cult

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Imperial Cult

Postby Appius Iunius Seneca » Mon Mar 28, 2016 4:47 pm

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I would like to ask if anybody practice Roman Imperial Cult?

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Re: Imperial Cult

Postby Publius Iulius Albinus » Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:06 am

These being the words of Publius Iulius Albinus Alexander.
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Re: Imperial Cult

Postby Appius Iunius Seneca » Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:37 am

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Good to hear it! I do it as well! :)
Can you share how you do this? which rituals do you use?

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Re: Imperial Cult

Postby Publius Iulius Albinus » Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:48 am

These being the words of Publius Iulius Albinus Alexander.
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Re: Imperial Cult

Postby Appius Iunius Seneca » Tue Mar 29, 2016 9:40 am

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Thank you for sharing your practice. I appreciate it very much. It is interesting how you adjusted Imperial Cult into XXI century and into you country. I like this idea :)
Personally I took an inspiration from the book The Roman Imperial Cult Emperor Anastasius I (http://www.amazon.com/Roman-Imperial-Cu ... erial+cult)

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Re: Imperial Cult

Postby Gaius Curtius Philo » Tue Mar 29, 2016 1:42 pm

I don't venerate the divi, but that's only because I haven't made my Caesareum yet. I plan to make one after me and my fiancée move in together. I am particularly interested in the cult of the Good Emperors, from Nerva to M. Aurelius. I personally wouldn't even mind if we had a spiritual emperor now a days, would be nice if the bearer of the office was virtuous.

About government worship, funnily enough I have ALSO thought of this. I just don't do it because Im brazilian and 1/4th (if Im not mistaken) of our congress is envolved in million dollors corruption scandals so I believe any collective political brazilian genius is at best a sick and evil one, and I wouldn't venerate an evil deity. But I do intend to do just what you're doing as soon as I leave Brazil.

If I may give you a suggestion on Presidential Worship, you could print the official photo of the President and place it on your Caesareum, it would serve as a bust.
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Re: Imperial Cult

Postby Appius Iunius Seneca » Tue Mar 29, 2016 1:46 pm

I also venerate only good Emperors. And concerning goverment - why not. If there are some good examples from the past then in my humble opinion it is nothing bad in doing this.
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Re: Imperial Cult

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Re: Imperial Cult

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Re: Imperial Cult

Postby Gaius Curtius Philo » Tue Mar 29, 2016 1:53 pm

Maybe his goodwill and patriotism might influence our current government a bit, so it can be at least less downright evil

When we can do nothing, we can always pray. Right?
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