Bacchus, the God of Wine. “Bacco” by Caravaggio – (Own work), Lafit86. Licensed under Public domain via Wikimedia Commons
Why is alcohol sacred in some religions but prohibited in others? I explore this question in this article at Patheos!
Filed under Musings & Miscellaneous, Shinto / Japanese Religion
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