To the Celts the Goddess comes first for we are all born of the ever constant flowing river of Life. This Idea of Flowing, Creativity and the Mother goes deep. Earth is not seen as that which is solid and fixed but that with flows with the Endless possibilities of creativity.
"If you look deeply into the palm of your hand, you will see your parents and all generations of your ancestors. All of them are alive in this moment. Each is present in your body. You are the continuation of each of these people." ~Thich Nhat Hanh~