First Oath

My First Oath, preparatory work and rituals for said.

Surely the Gods must be amused

By |May 1st, 2011|

I did it; I finished my soil painting as part of my First Oath. It’s not a phenomenal piece of art, let me tell you, but it was FUN. After I got started, I couldn’t stop. This is the first one I’ve ever done, and it certainly doesn’t compare with the beauty and complexity of […]

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First Oath, Fonn

By |April 17th, 2011|

I have completed the thought process and writing of the Oath upon the Waxing Moon. I have completed the gathering of the soil under both the brightest, sunniest day and under moonlit night, and I am mixing the soil and getting the soil painting done, all during the time of the Full Moon, to be […]

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Purpose of the First Oath

By |April 10th, 2011|

From the article on the ADF members web, the stated purpose of the first Oath is,
“With this simple Oath you choose to admit publicly that you are a Pagan, and you pledge that your Paganism will be more than a feeling that you keep in your heart. You pledge yourself to the three basic principles […]

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First Oath Adaptation

By |April 10th, 2011|

I’ve decided that I’m doing my Celtic knotwork wolf track that I designed, and that I’m doing it in ‘sand’ so that I can save some of the sand for future working, and give back some of the sand to land, sea and sky in blessing and to release and solidify my Oath.

I’ve decided that […]

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First Oath

By |April 10th, 2011|

I have begun thinking about the first oath; I see certain things in visions, so I need to incorporate what I see; I need to draw it, and work on the chant, for it will be a chant, at least, that feels right, right now. I know it needs a couple of things – it […]

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