The Hopi Tribe

The Hopi Tribe is a sovereign nation located in northeastern Arizona. The reservation occupies part of Coconino and Navajo counties, encompasses more than 1.5 million acres, and is made up of 12 villages on three mesas.

 

Covenant People

Since time immemorial the Hopi people have lived in Hopitutskwa and have maintained their sacred covenant with Maasaw, the ancient caretaker of the earth, to live as peaceful and humble farmers respectful of the land and its resources. Over the centuries we have survived as a tribe, and to this day have managed to retain our culture, language and religion despite influences from the outside world.

Truth of a Hopi
by Edmund Nequatewa, [1936]
Hopi myth, legend, and history, written by a Hopi, from a Hopi viewpoint.

Book of the Hopi
by Frank Waters, [1977]
Thirty elders of the ancient Hopi tribe freely reveal the Hopi worldview for the first time in written form.

Kachina

Dance for Peace Hope Life

Addressing

The Nations

A letter of kindness

Breaking out of a false paradigm is not enough. You have spent decades building relationships and a life. God has led you to where you are. Honor the journey of others.

The Word

The pattern hasn’t changed. God still speaks and we are both invited and challenged to authenticate His word using what He has already said.

Gospel in China’s Pictorial Language

Biblical stories are embedded into Chinese characters.  Written Chinese arises from the beginning of Chinese civilization, which dates back about 4200 years. This means that the

Date of Joseph’s First Vision

Working independently, John C. Lefgren and John P. Pratt give evidence for determining the date of the First Vision. Their evidence comes from these sources:

Distraction & Repentance

The simplest method of securing a silent weapon and gaining control of the public is to keep the public undisciplined and ignorant of the basic system principles on the one hand, while keeping them confused, disorganized, and distracted with matters of no real importance on the other hand.

Veneration of the Tree of Life

This fresco known as the Veneration of the Tree of Life was discovered in the early 20th century in a cave in Turpan, Xinjiang, China. 

Yggdrasil, Tree of Asgard

“The chief and most holy seat of the gods,” say the Eddas, “is by the Ash Yggdrasil. There the gods meet in council every day.

Wisdom preserved

Legends