- In 2007, the U.S. military approved the pagan pentacle as one of 39 religious symbols veterans may request for their tombstones. Pagan groups say there are more pagans serving in the military than ever before.
- A group of Canadian pagans has written a Paganism 101 for Unitarians who wish to explore contemporary pagan rituals and practices.
- Many contemporary pagan groups have begun formal clergy training programs, some with certification programs. Asatru Folk Assembly, Ár nDraíocht Féin: A Druid Fellowship, New Aeon College and WHO are among the groups with clergy certification programs. Some groups have founded seminaries - St. Brigid's Academy and Seminary in Fresno, Calif., New Aeon College and Seminary in Albany, N.Y., and Cherry Hill Seminary in South Carolina all ordain pagan clergy.
- Publications aimed at the contemporary pagan are growing, and many have an emphasis on green living. Recent launches include Crone magazine for the aging female pagan, Thorn and Modern Witch Magazine.
- The National Pagan Leadership Skills Conference about has been held in Richmond, Va., annually since 2004, attracting pagans from across the country who wish to learn skills that will promote acceptance and education about paganism in their communities.
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