January 6 is the date celebrated each year by Western Christians as Epiphany, and Theophany by Christians in the Eastern churches. It marks the revelation of God incarnate in the form of Jesus. And what happened on Epiphany in 2021? “America’s temple” was invaded by the Q-Anon Shaman in his crazy buffalo hat. Remember the long association of bull imagery with this entity. It would be a startling coincidence, if we believed in coincidences.
Virgil’s poem refers to the return to an age that ended before Jupiter dethroned Saturn—or, in biblical terms, when God sent the Flood. The new Golden Age would be ushered in by a messianic figure, a child who would become divine and rule over a world at peace. To those familiar with Genesis 6, the influence of the Watchers/Titans and the Nephilim/“heroes” on Greek and Roman religion, and the role of Saturn/Shemihazah in leading the Watchers’ rebellion, Virgil’s poem is startling.
HOW DID a man who rejected the idea of becoming king end up as a god? Dr. Judd Burton joins us to discuss the transformation of George Washington from founding father to pagan symbol of a new Golden Age.