Bertiaux, Michael

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Bertiaux, Michael Gender: M
Michael Paul Bertiaux
born on 18 January 1935 at 21:00 (= 9:00 PM )
Place Seattle, Washington, 47n36, 122w20
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
Rectified from approx. time
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 28°12' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 23°19 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 15°29'


American occultist and Old Catholic Bishop, known for his book Voudon Gnostic Workbook (1988), a 615-page compendium of various occult lessons and research papers spanning the sub-fields of Voodoo, Neo-Pythagoreanism, Thelema and Gnosticism. Long considered by occultists one of the underground classics of 20th century occultism, the book was out of print for many years before it was reprinted in paperback in 2007. Bertiaux coined the term vudutronics to refer to his idiosyncratic interpretation of his religion.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield calculates an approximate time of birth from a statement made by Bertiaux in his "The Voudon Gnostic Workbook: Expanded Edition" (Weiser Books, 2007), p. 86:

"For example, my own Uranus in Aries square to my Moon- Pluto conjunction in Cancer forms a kind of a bridge. Then my Jupiter in Scorpio in relation to my Virgo rising creates another kind of a bridge. Also, the mid-heaven is associated with Uranus as the materialization of the aeon. My Vulkanus (=9) is conjunct to my mid-heaven." Date and place of birth from Wikipedia.


  • Vocation : Occult Fields : Other Occult Fields
  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Old Catholic Bishop)
  • Vocation : Writers : Religion/ Philosophy