Christopher Orapello is an artist who was born and raised in southern New Jersey where he currently lives in Southern New Jersey with his girlfriend, two cats (Henry Lee and Timothy) and four pet snakes (Betelgeuse, Danbalah Wedo, Aristotle, and Mrs. Robinson). He is a Pagan with a base in Wicca mixed with ceremonial practices and Thelemic philosophies, and has been on his journey for over 16 years. He is also a Freemason. In the past, he was the vice president of his college undergraduate Pagan organization while at Rowan University and later was the primary facilitator of his own group -The Marlton Witches’ Coalition- which existed for five years. He is a graduate of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, in Philadelphia where he received his Master of Fine Arts. Currently Chris does regular illustrative work for Title Goes Here: Magazine published by Misanthrope Press and even did the cover for their Pagan story anthology Etched Offerings: Voices from the Cauldron of Story. In the near future he will have an exclusive collection of cast bronze items and prints available for purchase on Eclectic Artisans, an online store dealing in Fine Goods for the Magical & Mundane.
Calendar of Events
Here you wil find a listing of events which Chris will be attending or presenting at. This page will be in constant revision as events come and go, so please be sure to check back for any updates! Events that Chris will be presenting at will include a link to a Blog Post with more information. August 2012 4th – Hands of Change Picnic in Piscataway, NJ. 18th – Central New Jersey Pagan Pride Day in Franklin Twp, NJ. October 2012 6th – South Jersey Pagan Pride Day in Pennsauken, NJ. Please check back for future events!
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Are you a pagan, occultist, author, artist, philosopher, musician, or scientist? Are you promoting a new book or album or do you think you having something that the TI&TB audience would like to hear about? Would you like to be on the show? Then you have come to the right place! The Infinite and the Beyond, is an esoteric podcast for the introspective Pagan mind which explores a variety of topics that relate to life and one’s unique spiritual journey. Show topics center around Paganism, occultism, parapsychology, science, society, and culture in the 21st century. It is internationally enjoyed in over 140 countries, with over 161,000 total downloads since its start in January of 2009 with an average listener-ship of 5,000 downloads per episode. It consistently ranks highly on iTunes in their “Religion & Spirituality: Other” category and is also available on Stitcher under Religion & Spirituality: Paganism. As you can see by the map below that The Infinite and The Beyond has listeners all around the world. The blue areas indicate where the podcast has listeners. The darker the ares of blue, the more listeners that live in the country. The best thing about being on the podcast is that once you…
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Here is a current list of show scripts (PDF) for The Infinite and the Beyond podcast. They represent 99% of the show content as during production, changes will always occur. Does not contain interview material. Episode #001 – The Curse of Being Weird Episode #002 – Beyond 93! Episode #003 – The Secrets of My Success! Episode #005 – The Nature of Nature Episode #006 – The Modern Spirit of Paganism Episode #007 – Paganism and Being Pagan Episode #008 – That Old Black Magick Episode #009 – Pagan Pride Day Episode #010 – Death and Necromancy Episode #011 – Coincidence and Synchronicity Episode #012 – The Goddess and The Grail Episode #013 – A Little Bit of Bohemia Episode #014 – Magick with Dr. Dean Radin Episode #015 – Ergo, The Ego Episode #016 – A Crisis Of Faith Episode #017 – Ghosts and Loyd Auerbach Episode #018 – Low Magick Episode #019 – Dissecting Wicca Episode #020 – Reiki, Yoga, and Wellness Episode #021 – Conspiracies and World Peace Episode #022 – Life and Living Episode #023 – The Kybalion with Philip Deslippe Episode #024 – Between Oraia and Helene Episode #025 – Magical Identity Episode #026 –…
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The Infinite and the Beyond has had several long-term running segments which in themselves have covered much information that new and old listeners may want to directly find without going through show intros or the episode scripts. Here is a listing of subjects by episode number for the following regular segments. The Kybalion E-3 – Introduction and History E-5 – Principle of Mentalism E-6 – Principle of Correspondence E-7 – Principle of Vibration E-8 – Principle of Polarity E-9 – Principle of Rhythm E-11 – Principle of Cause and Effect E-13 – Principle of Gender E-15 – The Prevailing Revelations of the Text The Essence of Magick Series E-16 – Belief and Magick E-17 – Magickal Intent E-18 – Words of Power E-19 – Initiation E-20 – Magickal Energy E-21 – Visualization and Astral Projection E-22 – History of the Elements E-23 – Altars E-24 – The Four Powers of the Sphinx (Witch’s Pyramid) E-25 – Magickal Names E-26 – Evocation E-27 – The Phrase “So Mote It Be” E-28 – Sympathetic Magick A Corner in the Occult E-1 – Aleister Crowley E-2 – Baphomet E-3 – Eliphas Levi E-5 – Samuel Liddell Macgregor Mathers E-6 – Hermetic Order of…
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