Category : Gardnerian Book Of Shadows

Gardnerian Book Of Shadows Initiation Third Degree

Return To Index Initiation Third Degree Magus: “Ere we proceed with this sublime degree, I must beg purification at thy hands.” High Priestess binds Magus and ties him down to the altar. She circumambulates three times, and scourges Magus with three, seven, nine, and 21 strokes. She then unbinds him and helps him to his […]

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Initiation Second Degree

Return To Index Initiation Second Degree Magus binds Witch as before, but does not blindfold her, and circumambulates with her, proclaims to the four quarters, “Hear, ye Mighty Ones, (name), a duly consecrated Priestess and Witch, is now properly prepared to be made a High Priestess and Witch Queen.” Magus now leads her thrice around […]

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Consecrating Tools – Gardnerian Book Of Shadows

Return To Index Gardnerian Book Of Shadows (1957) Consecrating Tools (Note: if possible lay any new weapon touching an already consecrated one, Sword to sword, Athame to Athame, etc.) [1] Prepare Circle and purify. All tools must be consecrated by a man and a woman, both as naked as drawn swords; they must be purified, […]

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Casting and Charging – Gardnerian Book Of Shadows

Return To Index Gardnerian Book Of Shadows (1961) Casting and Charging [1] Forming Circle. Light candles. 1. Draw Circle with Magic Sword or Athame. 2. Sprinkle with consecrated water. 3. Cense. 4. Say, “I conjure thee, O Circle of Power, that thou be a Boundary and a Protection and a meeting place between the world […]

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