At some future time all the animals will gather and question the Serpent: ‘The lion attacks and devours; the wolf tears and consumes; what advantage do you possess”? And the Serpent will answer them: ‘What advantage is given those who over-use their tongue?’
It’s unsurprising that noon and summer would be associated with fire, and by that same logic, the full moon should also be in the same category….Earth, in the opposite direction as fire, therefore corresponds with midnight, winter, and the new moon….Air is the element of new beginnings, youth, increase and creativity. As such, it is associated with spring, the waxing moon, and sunrise…Water is the element of emotion and wisdom, particularly the wisdom of age. It represents a time past the peak of livelihood, moving toward the end of the cycle.
Founder of the Order of the Maccabee, a Judeo/Christian Foundation
The Order of the Maccabee is a Judeo/Christian Research Foundation open to everyone who is interested in religion and history. The Order of the Maccabee is dedicated to preserving the honor and memory of St. Judas Maccabaeus and his fellow Maccabees. This consists of publishing two related online informational websites and blogs collectively called 'The Judeo/Christian Tradition' (Judaism, Christianity, and the Judeo/Christian Bible) and the 'The Cornerstone' (Judeo/Christian History, Symbolism, Mysticism, and Folklore). The Macccabees represent a unique and often overlooked place in history because not only are they considered heroes who defended and saved the relgion of Judaism. they are also Christian Saints still being honored in the Catholic and Orthodox Churches. This allows
"Touched by the hand of God, youth immortalized, wearing his golden crown of glory. A symbol of strenght and power for his Macedonian comrades in war. Him military genius too great to be wasted in Europe, he looked east, to conquer Persia, the greatest kingdom of all. More than a conquer, an intellectual with a team of all the finest minds in the world. Visualizing a universal empire for all, he left the legacy of the greatest empire the world has ever seen"