Asatru

Asatru Ethics

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In place of a list of commandments, followers of Asatru try to follow these "Nine Noble Virtues":

  • Courage
  • Truth
  • Honor
  • Fidelity
  • Discipline
  • Hospitality
  • Industriousness
  • Self-Reliance
  • Perseverance

Sources

  1. Hinnells, John R. (ed.), Penguin Dictionary of Religions (London: Penguin Books, 1997).
  2. Polomé, Edgar Charles; E.O.G. Turville-Petre. “Germanic religion and mythology.” Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
  3. “Iceland.” Barrett, David B., George Thomas Kurian, and Todd M. Johnson (eds.), The World Christian Encyclopedia: A Comparative Survey of Churches and Religions in the Modern World (Oxford University Press).
  4. Rev. Patrick "Jordsvin" Buck. “Asatru, An Ancient Religion Reborn.” Irminsul Ættir.

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Title Asatru Ethics
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Last UpdatedJanuary 31, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/asatru/ethics
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MLA Citation “Asatru Ethics.” ReligionFacts.com. 31 Jan. 2021. Web. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021. <religionfacts.com/asatru/ethics>