Set up the main altar and quarter altars with whatever
circle – smudge or anoint and ask:
“How do you enter the sacred circle?”
perfect love and perfect trust.”
“I honor you as
This section is for the officiating priestess to do as
others are being smudged and/or anointed. (up to and including the altar
presence of the Goddess and that all things (including the God) come from Her:
“Holy Mother, in whom we live,
move, and have our being, from you all things emerge and unto you all things
return. Please bless this work we do now, that we may feel it flowing from your
pleasure and bounty and boundless intelligence. We raise our faces to you and know that all is yours and so we give
our work to you. Blessed Be.”
consecrate the elements on the altar
pinches of salt in the water
Light incense and
pentacle over each element
creature of _____________ (water, earth, air, fire). I cleanse and consecrate
you in the name of the Ladies and Lord of Light.”
Cleanse self –
Stir the water
widdershins (counter clock-wise) release all negativity and blocks
Breathe into the
water and Inhale then stir deosil focusing on cleansing the self and preparing
for the work ahead. Anoint with water if desired.
within, purification without.”
and Consecrate the altar with the elements
the water and earth and air and pass the fire over and around the altar in a
bless this altar. May our celebration and our magic be for the good of all
beings. May we honor the Ladies and Lord of Light and be attuned with them and
this time of Imbolc.”
consecrate the circle with each element. Stop and honor each direction by
raising the element high at each quarter.
Visualise and know that the powers of the elements surround and fill our
Ancient Spirits – walk the circle and ring the chimes at each direction
Casting the Circle and Raising Energy to create an
inviting Space for the Gods and Spirits
Needed : Each person should have a white candle in a
holder. We will start the circle very close together. The priestess will
begin by lighting her candle and then will light the person’s, to her left,
Priestess will begin by saying “Share the illuminating
As each candle is lit the person doing the lighting
will say the same.
When all candles are lit we will spread out thereby
illuminating the entire circle with candlelight.
Ground and Center
Raise energy to fill circle with inviting energy for the
Call upon the
elements ,draw an invoking pentacle at each direction before evoking.
East - Kathy
of the east, powers of air come to us upon fresh breezes. Bring to us a new
start, clarity, inspiration and cleansing breezes. Refresh our minds and bodies
as we look forward to the spring. We welcome you from our hearts. Blessed Be.”
of the south, powers of fire come to us on the crackling flames. Bring to us
the growing light, abundant energy and a zest for life! WE welcome you from our
hearts. Blessed Be.”
West - Elfin
of the west, powers of water come to us on flowing waters. Bring to us
cleansing powers, balanced emotions and dreams to inspire! We welcome you from our hearts. Blessed Be.
North - Amanda
of the north, powers of earth come to us from the mountains, deserts and
plains. Bring to us stability, growth, creativity and groundedness! We welcome
your from our hearts. Blessed Be.”
– Isis Rose
call upon the Spirit which is in all things, that which brings all beings
together. Grant us wisdom , transformation and an ever-brightening spirit so we
may stand proudly and with love amongst
those in the craft of the wise. Blessed Be.”
Evocations of the Goddess and the God
Before we call the Goddesses and the God that will be
especially honored tonight each lady take this time to call upon your Goddess
to stand with you in the circle.
One at a time out loud, please.
Light Goddess and God candles
“Great Goddess Brigid, Lady of Fire, healing, poetry and smith-crafting
we invite you to our circle. The time of birthing and new growth are upon us.
Honor us with you presence and share your powers with your daughters. On this
your day we honor you as is only right. Blessed Be.”
“Lucina, Lady of Light. Goddess of the new born babes first
sight. Come to us on this Imbolc night. Light our way as we go into Spring.
Bless us with your insight and wisdom. Shine on our lives as we begin our new
projects. Bring inspiration and fresh starts. We honor and welcome you as
Goddess of the Sparkling Light. Blessed Be.”
Lord of Life, Lord of Light, hearken to this Imbolc night.
Lord of Growth bless your daughters with the seed of new beginnings and fresh
starts. Fill us with fertile energy for the year ahead. We honor you on this
night and in this circle. May we feel your presence tonight and always. Blessed
Statement of Purpose
Isis Rose will speak on this:
Goddess as Maiden
God as Young Lord of Light Growing as the Sun grows stronger
Spring is coming
Time of Purification and Preparation (Spring Cleaning,
Major time for
Protection of Home
Harmony in Relationships
Setting things right if needed
Magick for fertility – beginning new projects
Magick for energy
Offering to the Goddess and God
Into the flames
Do the magickal
Need cut straw for
this and yarn
cross while letting your mind roam to the journey ahead and the manifestation
of your projects.
After creating the
Brigid’s cross raise energy ,while holding your major goal as your focus ,using
growinghigher, bring to us what we desire!”
Raise the Cone of
Power when the power peaks send it off by throwing hands in the air and
releasing the energy.
Ground or Release
Need your cleansed
and consecrated Runes
Pick one or three
runes to answer a question for yourself on the year ahead and the manifestation
of your goals. You can also ask for wisdom to guide you on your path. This is
personal. Let the runes speak to you.
An offering and
sharing of cream and cakes.
Bless the Cakes
May use own words
“Blessed be these cakes which are the gifts
of the Lady and the Lord .
“Blessed be this
Cream gift of our Lady and Lord.”
As we pass the
“May you never
May you never
Thank the Goddess
and the God in own words. Each of us get to do this!
“Powers of (Earth, Water, Fire, Air) I thank you for your
presence here. Thank you for lending your powers of ________________ in our magick circle. Hail and farewell
until next in circle we dwell.”
Use the powers that were asked for when we called the
Each lady will
pick up her candle and starting at the north and going widdershins one person
at a time will snuff their candle out. As we do this we will come together as
we started. Very close.
“The circle cast
on this night, is lifted now by our right. The work is done with harm to none,
with love and thanks we set thee free. As we will, so mote it be!”
“The circle is open but never broke, may the love of the
Goddess be ever in our hearts. Merry Meet, Merry Part and Merry Meet again!”