Do you think people who join a religion that is reconstructed from the ancient world have had a previous incarnation in which they belonged to that religion? In the days before I used the internet I…Continue
I was reading a discussion in the archives about free will and fate, and felt horrified by the very idea of not having free will. There have been many decisions I've made in life, about my love life…Continue
I've added some photos:
1) The Holly King my guide,my sweetheart
2) The beautiful local harbour
3) The beautiful local common
4) Leda And The Swan by Olivia Robertson
This is a continuation and summary of my previous 3 blogs about the Fellowship of Isis. I have become a hierophant now and I have my own Lyceum which anyone is welcome to join. Please see the previous 3 instalments which contain a miniature study course covering the FOI liturgy, meditation and oracles.
You should practise the meditation daily and keep a diary of your…Continue
All of the ceremonies and liturgies in the Fellowship of Isis include an oracle from a goddess. At a point quite near the beginning a priestess who is veiled and in a trance delivers an address from one of the goddesses to be honoured in the ceremony. Sometimes there is an oracle from a god as well; however the majority are from goddesses.The printed versions of the liturgies and the audio recordings of magi degrees include the full transcript of the…Continue
Meditation courses in the Fellowship of Isis are usually very structured, and this is helpful because it means you do not sit down for meditation and wonder what you should be doing. The course I followed came from the book ‘The Pillar of Isis ‘ by Vivien O’ Regan (now Vivien O'Regan-Jones) and it included several types of meditation and psychosynthesis exercises.
If you are new to meditation you should sit on a cushion or a straight -backed chair and first relax each part of…Continue
It is free and open to all so I will be putting some blogs here .
A Lyceum is a centre for teaching in the Fellowship of Isis. Usually they are dedicated either to one Goddess or to a Goddess and God. My Lyceum is called Holly , Oak and the Rose and this name refers to three Deities: the Holly King, the Oak King and Isis. The Holly…Continue