Meaning of NEOPAGAN in English

NEOPAGAN

a person who follows a religion which is reconstructed from a ancient Pagan religion. e.g. the Druidic religion is based on the faith and practices of the ancient Celtic professional class; followers of Asatru adhere to the ancient, pre-Christian Norse religion; Wiccans trace their roots back to the pre-Celtic era in Europe. Other Neo-pagans follow Roman, Greek, Egyptian and other traditions. No Neopagan tradition recognizes an all-evil deity similar to the Christian and Islamic Satan. Conservative usage: a form of Satanism .

English glossary of religious terms.      Английский глоссарий религиозных терминов.