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Marseille Montage On Instagram

Nice montage of Major Arcana from the Tarot of Marseille — can you find them all!?  Enjoy! 🙂 (posted on Instagram by Luiz Carlos Tuca Guimarães) –>  The CBD Tarot of Marseille  

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The CBD Tarot de Marseille by Dr. Yoav Ben-Dov

Introducing the CBD Tarot by Dr. Yoav Ben-Dov: To be fair, our TeenyTinyTarot © Trumps are especially designed with Valentin Tomberg’s “Christian Hermeticism” in mind.  They’re great for personal study, meditation, and contemplation–and they are very inexpensive!  But for those … Continue reading

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Christianity, Platonism, and the Tarot of Marseille

This document grew out of a student’s question.  The student inquired as follows: “…a couple of questions on the tarot card analogy that was discussed this past class. Do the tarot cards have a specific order in which they can … Continue reading

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Side by Side with the Solitary Man

“The Hermit of the ninth Card is a man of heart, a solitary man who is walking.” “The Hermit is neither deep in meditation or study nor is he engaged in work or action. He is walking. This means to … Continue reading

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Review by Fr. Thomas Keating

Book Review: Meditations on the Tarot * by Fr. Thomas Keating, OSCO This work was originally written in French. A German translation with an introduction by Hans Urs von Balthasar appeared in 1972. A second revised German translation was published … Continue reading

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The Major Arcana of the Tarot from a Christian Point of View

Here are 5 of the 22 Major Arcana of the Tarot of Marseille–and below them, a couple more: And if we count the banner at the top of the page, there are actually 11 of the 22 Major Arcana displayed … Continue reading

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Joy to the World

One way to help familiarize yourself with the  22 Major Arcana of the Tarot is by means of a simple game called Joy to the World (aka The Kingdom of Heaven).  This is a variation on an earlier game called, … Continue reading

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Virgin Nature, Divine Magic…

Quoting from Letter I on The Magician: “The first Arcanum —the principle underlying all the other twenty-one Major Arcana of the Tarot — is that of the rapport of personal effort and of spiritual reality. . . . The first … Continue reading

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Death and Resurrection

“Having beheld the resurrection of Christ, let us worship the holy Lord Jesus, the only Sinless One. We venerate Your cross, O Christ, and we praise and glorify Your holy resurrection. You are our God. We know no other than … Continue reading

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The Shield of the Empress

Quoting Meditations on the Tarot regarding the shield of The Empress bearing an eagle in flight: “…the left arm, which carries a shield bearing an eagle, signifies the power of energy over matter or the volatile over the gross…”  (54). … Continue reading

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