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The most im portant of these are the initiations at puberty and the rites per taining to marriage, birth, and death. All these ceremonies, which in primitive cultures still free from foreign influence are observed with the utmost care and exactitude, are probably designed in the first place to avert the psychic injuries liable to occur at such times; but they are also intended to impart to the initiand the preparation and teaching needed for life. The existence and prosperity of a primitive tribe are absolutely bound up with the scrupulous and traditional performance of the ceremonies.
In these cases the detachment can develop into a crucial drama. For what is to happen to the ima gos if they are no longer attached to a human being? The pope as supreme father of Christendom holds his office from God; he is the servant of servants, and transference of the imagos to him is thus a transference to the Father in heaven and to Mother Church on earth. But how fares it with men and women who have been uprooted and torn out of their tradition? Professor Murray8 of Harvard University has shown on the basis of ex tensive statistical material—thus confirming my own previous ly published experience—that the incidence of complexes is, on the average, highest among Jews; second come Protestants; and Catholics third.
Apparently everyone had forgotten that Wotan is a Germanic datum of first impor tance, the truest expression and unsurpassed personification of a fundamental quality that is particularly characteristic of the Germans. Houston Stewart Chamberlain is a symptom which arouses suspicion that other veiled gods may be sleeping else where. The emphasis on the Germanic race (vulgarly called "Aryan"), the Germanic heritage, blood and soil, the Wagalaweia songs,10 the ride of the Valkyries, Jesus as a blond and blue-eyed hero, the Greek mother of St.