A Basic Wiccan Ritual

Transcribed from a reading script used at Mountain Temple Coven in the 1990s



 

AT THE CIRCLE THE PRIEST/PRIESTESS WILL HAVE DONE A BANISHING RITUAL.

YOU GO TO THE CIRCLE ENTRANCE, AT THE CIRCLE ENTRANCE YOU WILL BE ANOINTED WITH HOLY OIL BY THE PRIEST/PRIESTESS.

THIS WILL BE DONE BY PLACING A CELTIC CROSS ON THE FOREHEAD AND A PENTAGRAM ON YOUR LEFT BREAST. YOU MAY THEN ENTER THE CIRCLE WITH A KISS AND THE WORDS

All: "I ENTER THIS CIRCLE WITH PERFECT LOVE AND PERFECT TRUST".WHEN EVERYONE IS IN THE CIRCLE IT WILL BE SEALED SO THAT NO ONE OR NO THING MAY ENTER EXCEPT WHEN A DOOR IS CREATED BY THE PRIEST/PRIESTESS.WALLS OF PROTECTION WILL THEN BE CREATED BY USING THE ELEMENTAL SUBSTANCES.

THE PERSON REPRESENTING THE NORTH, STARTING IN THE NORTH WILL GO AROUND THE PROPERTY AND THE CIRCLE CLOCKWISE WITH SALT AND SAY"

North:I BANISH ALL NEGATIVITY AND CREATE WITH SALT THE EARTH ELEMENT WALL OF PROTECTION".

THE PERSON REPRESENTING THE EAST STARTING IN THE EAST WILL GO AROUND THE PROPERTY AND THE CIRCLE CLOCKWISE WITH INCENSE AND SAY"

East: I BANISH ALL NEGATIVITY AND CREATE WITH INCENSE THE AIR ELEMENT WALL OF PROTECTION".

THE PERSON REPRESENTING THE SOUTH STARTING IN THE SOUTH WILL GO AROUND THE PROPERTY AND THE CIRCLE CLOCKWISE WITH A CANDLE AND SAY

South:"I BANISH ALL NEGATIVITY AND CREATE WITH A CANDLE THE FIRE ELEMENT WALL OF PROTECTION".

THE PERSON REPRESENTING THE WEST STARTING IN THE WEST WILL GO AROUND THE PROPERTY AND THE CIRCLE CLOCKWISE WITH A CUP OF CONSECRATED WATER AND SAY

West: "I BANISH ALL NEGATIVITY AND CREATE WITH THIS HOLY WATER THE WATER ELEMENT WALL OF PROTECTION".

THE PERSON REPRESENTING THE SPIRIT STARTING IN THE CENTER WILL GO AROUND THE PROPERTY AND THE CIRCLE CLOCKWISE WITH A SWORD AND SAY

Spirit:" I BANISH ALL NEGATIVITY AND CREATE WITH THIS SWORD THE SPIRIT ELEMENT WALL OF PROTECTION".

WHEN THE WALLS HAVE BEEN ERECTED IT IS TIME FOR CALLING IN THE ELEMENTAL SPIRITS THIS IS DONE BY THE PERSONS REPRESENTING THE FOUR ELEMENTAL DIRECTIONS GOING TO THEIR CORNER AND STARTING IN THE EAST SAYING.

EAST GOES TO HIS STATION AND DRAWS INVOKING PENTAGRAM OF AIR AND LIGHTS YELLOW CANDLE.EAST:" YE LORDS OF THE WATCHTOWER OF THE EAST YE LORDS OF AIR I INVOKE, SUMMON AND CALL UPON YOU TO WITNESS, STIR, PROTECT AND GUARD THIS CIRCLE AND ASSIST AND HELP THOSE WHO PERFORM THE MAGICK WITHIN"

SOUTH GOES TO HIS STATION AND DRAWS INVOKING PENTAGRAM OF FIRE AND LIGHT RED CANDLE.

SOUTH: "YE LORDS OF THE WATCHTOWER OF THE SOUTH YE LORDS OF FIRE I INVOKE, SUMMON AND CALL UPON YOU TO WITNESS, STIR, PROTECT AND GUARD THIS CIRCLE AND ASSIST AND HELP THOSE WHO PERFORM THE MAGICK WITHIN".

WEST GOES TO HIS STATION AND DRAWS INVOKING PENTAGRAM OF WATER AND LIGHT BLUE CANDLE.WEST: "YE LORDS OF THE WATCHTOWER OF THE WEST YE LORDS OF WATER I INVOKE, SUMMON AND CALL UPON YOU TO WITNESS, STIR, PROTECT AND GUARD THIS CIRCLE AND ASSIST AND HELP THOSE WHO PERFORM THE MAGICK WITHIN"

NORTH GOES TO HIS STATION AND DRAWS INVOKING PENTAGRAM OF EARTH AND LIGHT GREEN CANDLE.

NORTH: "YE LORDS OF THE WATCHTOWER OF THE NORTH YE LORDS OF EARTH I INVOKE, SUMMON AND CALL UPON YOU TO WITNESS, STIR PROTECT AND GUARD THIS CIRCLE AND ASSIST AND HELP THOSE WHO PERFORM THE MAGICK WITHIN"

PERFORM MAGICK RITUAL AT THIS TIME.

CLOSING

NORTH GOES TO HIS/HER STATION AND WITH HIS/HER ATHAME OR FINGER DRAWS A BANISHING PENTAGRAM OF EARTH AND SAYS

NORTH:"YE LORDS OF THE WATCHTOWER OF THE NORTH YE LORDS OF EARTH; WE DO THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING OUR RITES; AND ERE YOU RETURN TO YOUR SACRED REALM WE RELEASE YOU AND OFFER YOU THANKS FOR YOUR HELP AND ASSIS

TANCE IN OUR SACRED RITES HAIL AND FAREWELL"

EVERYONE "HAIL AND FAREWELL"

NORTH BLOWS OUT GREEN CANDLE

WEST GOES TO HIS/HER STATION AND WITH HIS/HER ATHAME OR FINGER DRAWS A BANISHING PENTAGRAM OF WATER AND SAYS

WEST:"YE LORDS OF THE WATCHTOWER OF THE WEST

YE LORDS OF WATER; WE DO THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING OUR RITES; AND ERE YOU RETURN TO YOUR SACRED REALM WE RELEASE YOU AND OFFER YOU THANKS FOR YOUR HELP AND ASSISTANCE IN OUR SACRED RITES HAIL AND FAREWELL".

EVERYONE

"HAIL AND FAREWELL".

 

WEST BLOWS OUT BLUE CANDLE

SOUTH GOES TO HIS/HER PLACE AND WITH HIS/HER ATHAME OR FINGER DRAWS A BANISHING PENTAGRAM OF FIRE AND SAYS

SOUTH:" YE LORDS OF THE WATCHTOWER OF THE SOUTH YE LORDS OF FIRE; WE DO THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING OUR RITES; AND ERE YOU RETURN TO YOUR SACRED REALM WE RELEASE YOU AND OFFER YOU THANKS FOR YOUR HELP AND ASSISTANCE IN OUR SACRED RITES HAIL AND FAREWELL"

 

 EVERYONE:

"HAIL AND FAREWELL"

 

SOUTH BLOWS OUT RED CANDLE

PERSON REPRESENTING EAST GOES TO HIS/HER STATION AND WITH HIS/HER ATHAME OR FINGER DRAWS A BANISHING PENTAGRAM OF AIR AND SAYSEAST:

"YE LORDS OF THE WATCHTOWER OF THE EAST YE LORDS OF AIR; WE DO THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING OUR RITES; AND ERE YOU RETURN TO YOUR SACRED REALM WE RELEASE YOU AND OFFER YOU THANKS FOR YOUR HELP AND ASSISTANCE IN OUR SACRED RITES HAIL AND FAREWELL"

 

EVERYONE :

"HAIL AND FAREWELL"

 

EAST BLOWS OUR YELLOW CANDLE.

PRIEST/PRIESTESS GOES AROUND CIRCLE WITH SWORD COUNTER CLOCKWISE STARTING IN EAST.

 

ALL:

 "THE CIRCLE IS OPEN BUT UNBROKEN; MERRY MEET MERRY PART AND MERRY MEET AGAIN".

 

ALL LEAVE

PRIEST/PRIESTESS DOES BANISHING RITUAL.

IF YOU FEEL ANY RESIDUE FROM YOUR ACTIONS IT IS ADVISABLE FOR YOU TO TAKE A BATH IN SALT WATER TO REMOVE ANYTHING YOU NEED TO BE FREE OF.

 

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