Additional message to all global websites on October 31, 2013:
November 9, 2013
By: Olivia Robertson
On behalf of the Circle of Brigid, I'm sorry to have to tell you that our planned Festival on Saturday 9th November has had to be postponed to a future date, as Lady Olivia who has been eagerly making arrangements for what was to be a very special event, to take place at Samhain, but relevant at all times, will not now be able to be with us for continued health reasons. This is a great pity but members of the Fellowship worldwide may still wish to tune in on Saturday 9th November, as she originally requested, in support of true Fellowship and wholeness and send her continued loving and healing blessings at this time.
It would be appreciated if members in Ireland could check with anyone they know had intended to be with us on the 9th that they have heard about this change, to save them travelling unnecessarily.
Minette Quick (Hon. Sec. Circle of Brigid)
9th November 2013
Including Samhain Celebration
The Rt. Hon. Olivia Robertson, Co-Founder of the Fellowship of Isis writes:
“The idea is for people all over the world to write their own story in their own language and culture. The Mystery is Universal. The general theme is: 'The Weighing of the Heart' through the Goddess Ma’at of Justice”
ORDER OF CEREMONY:
Procession led by Priest Hierophant, Gatekeeper
The Old Abbey, Sacred Centre of the Noble Order of Tara
Hosts: The Noble Order of Tara, an Order of Chivalry
We remember all shamans and solitary workers who struggle against racial and cultural prejudice to do what is right including the Hopi, Siberian shamans, Mayans, African Tribes and all indigenous cultures throughout the world.
Presiding Goddess: Tara of the Stone of Destiny of South East Asia and Ireland
Each lay their hands on their own stone - the Left Hand for Loyalty, the Right Hand for Moral Courage
Invocation and Oracle of Uma, the Goddess of the Mountain
By Priestess Hierophant Cait Brannigan and Priesthood
The Druid Grove, Sacred Centre of the Druid Clan of Dana
Hosts: The Druid Clan of Dana
Invocation and calling for the protection of Nature, Divine Mother of us all
By Druid Luke Eastwood
Sceal an Sidhe
By Priestess Hierophant Deirdre Wadding
The Temple of Isis, Clonegal Castle
Olivia will announce the revival The Order of the Helmet, which was begun by Sir Francis Bacon, inspired by Pallas Athena, to protect people’s personal integrity and conscience.
We invoke the Goddess Pallas Athena.
Olivia will invoke significant ancestors, including Sir Walter Raleigh and Sir Frances Bacon. People who wish can invoke ancestors significant to them.
We are hoping for the gift of the Helmet which is the Halo of Light, and comes through the head. We hope to receive the enlightenment of the Inner Sun of Medusa which comes through the heart.
We are blessed by the water from the Well of Truth of the Goddess Brigid.
Oracle - The Weighing of the Heart
(link to Fortuna rite)
Mystery Play led by Olivia
Love of all beings and existences “to understand all is to forgive all.”
“The quality of Mercy is not strained. It blesseth him that gives and him that takes.” (Shakespeare)
Grapes are shared by all in a spirit of generosity – Love comes from sharing.
Thanks are given to the Deities.
We hope that this will be the first F.O.I. Annual World Mystery Play enacted through Inspiration and Creativity.
All are welcome to join.
Our thanks to Olivia Robertson, Marian Smiles, Cait Branigan and Minette Quick for sharing this for all members worldwide. (Received on October 22, 2013.)
Printable PDF File for Personal Ritual Use
Please also see these pages for attunement photos:
Dedications of FOI Centres
Return to Olivia's Letters
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