Christopher Warnock, Esq.
Iowa City, Iowa Astrologer
Christopher Warnock

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Christopher Warnock is a practicing attorney, Renaissance astrologer and astrological magician. He lives with his wife Kathleen in the historic Adam and Mary Dobry House in the Goosetown neighborhood of Iowa City, Iowa, home of the Big Ten University of Iowa Hawkeyes and the renowned Iowa Writers' Workshop.

He practices the authentic traditional astrology and astrological magic of the Renaissance, giving a wide variety of astrological readings,including horary astrology, which looks at the charts of the asking of questions, electional astrology, which picks astrologically auspicious times to take action, as well as Full Natal and Mini-Natal readings. He provides readings on the web, by phone or in Iowa City.

He is also the leading expert on astrological talismans which uses traditional astrology to pick times to create talismans. He also offers a wide variety of courses in authentic Renaissance astrology and magic.

He is a 1986 graduate of the University of St. Andrews (Scotland) where he received an M.A.(Hons.) in modern history, concentrating on the history of the Renaissance.

"Wow! That was the most concise, clear reading I've ever had!"
Edward LeBlanc 2/20/05
He is a 1989 graduate of the University of Michigan Law School where he received a J.D. He is a member of the Bar of the United States Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit and Iowa Supreme Court. He spent over a decade as a criminal defense attorney and CJA public defender in Washington, D.C., and was been counsel of record in over a dozen published opinions issued by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, the highest court of the District of Columbia. He now has a general practice in Iowa City, Iowa.

"Blessings on you Christopher for the hope you gave me!"
Katherine Budzinski 4/29/03
Mr. Warnock was initiated into the Dhu'r-Riyasatayn branch of the Nimatullahi Sufi Order in 1991. He was tutored in Islamic logic and the existentialist philosophy of Sadr al-Din Shirazi (Mulla Sadra) by Ayatollah Mehdi Ha'iri Yazdi, who had the unique distinction of being a master (mujtahid) of traditional Iranian philosophy as well as having received a doctorate in philosophy from the University of Toronto.

During the same period he had the privilege of many reasonings with elders like Ras Pidow, of the Rainbow Throne of the Nyahbingi Theocratic Order and learning the truth about HIM, Conquering Lion of the Tribe of Judah.

"If you're considering hiring Chris for spiritual work regarding elections, horary questions etc. I would highly recommend doing so. You won't be disappointed."
Steven Engel 5/11/06
He attained the degree of MM in W.R. Singleton-Hope-Lebanon Lodge #7 of the Grand Lodge FAAM of the District of Columbia on April 22, 1999.

He was student #10 and is a graduate of Cat Yronwode's Hoodoo Rootwork Correspondence Course and is an expert on the use of astrology in hoodoo and rootwork.

In addition to practicing astrology, he follows the spiritual path of Hermeticism, a practical path to Gnosis, based on the writings traditionally attributed to Hermes Trismegistus as well as working with the Renaissance ceremonial magic of Cornelius Agrippa, Marsilio Ficino and Picatrix.

"I must say I am very pleased with the results thus far! My business is doing much better in just a few days. The results were immediate. I certainly recommend your talismans to those who need a lift and the generous blessings of Jupiter in their life."
CA Merril 11/7/04
Mr. Warnock has studied with Carol Wiggers, Lee Lehman and Robert Zoller, who are among the foremost Renaissance and medieval astrologers in America. He is a graduate of Lee Lehman's Classical Studies in Horary course. He was a speaker at the 1998 ARHAT Traditional Astrology Conference and was a faculty member at the 2002 United Astrology Conference.

He has translated and published the Latin version of De Imaginibus "On Images" a important treatise on astrological magic and is the founder and publisher of Renaissance Astrology Press. He is currently working with John Michael Greer, a leading author and ceremonial magician, to translate the Latin Picatrix.

He has been published in Horary Practitioner, Pathways, the Astrological Association Journal, and the Llewellyn Moon Sign Books for 2002 & 2003, Dell Horoscope magazine and repeatedly in the Mountain Astrologer. Mr. Warnock has been profiled in the Washington Legal Times the New York Lawyer and the Washington Post. He has also appeared on the series "Critical Eye" on the Science Channel and in local Iowa City, Iowa TV news.

Christopher Warnock with Ducklings
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