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2017

November 13 - As we approach the fourth anniversary of the passing of our beloved FOI Co-Founder Olivia Robertson, members are encouraged to reflect on the many contributions and richness Olivia brought to our lives. We are blessed that she walked this earth! Please visit the Olivia Robertson page for links to several of her journeys and oracles which are not available elsewhere, and to several articles and links to galleries of photos and of her art. We say your name Olivia, that you may live!

October 30 - Greetings! The 2017 Samhain issue of Isian News is now available online. The staff of Isian News extends gratitude to all who contributed to this issue. May you all enjoy a rich and warm upcoming holiday season. Blessings and Love to All.


October 30 - A new Oracle of the Seasons has just been published. It is the wonderful Oracle of the Goddess Frigga from the FOI Liturgy Book “Sybil, Oracles of the Goddess”, Oracle No. VIII, from Part III, “Cycles of the Year."


October 17
- a blog post has just been published about the situation at Isis Oasis amidst the Northern California Wildfires. You may view it here on the Fellowship of Isis Central blog.


September 9 - Fellowship of Isis Central and the FOI Union Triad urge members to offer prayers of healing for all those affected by the many catastrophes occurring worldwide. You may read the full message here:  Prayers for Healing on the Fellowship of Isis Central blog.


September 2 - A new French translation of the Fellowship of Isis Liturgy has been uploaded to Fellowship of Isis Central. The translation was provided by Lyceum (sanctuaire d'Isis) des Sentiers d'Avalon.  We thank the lyceum founders and Sarah Rooke of Lyceum of Isis and Sekhmet of the Stars, their teacher and sponsor. You may view the new translation here: Le Singe Pelerin (Monkey Pilgrim) from "Fortuna, Creation Through the Goddess".


August 21 - Dulce Domum: Maury White-Hereford. A page dedicated to the memory and honor of a beloved priestess in the Fellowship of Isis.


July 31 - Lughnasadh Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News, Issue No. 165, Lughnasadh  2017 has just been published. Cover: “Isis Awakens Osiris” by Olivia Robertson. Oracle of the Goddess Isis and God Osiris by Olivia Robertson. Editorial: “Personal Communication with the Divine” by Michael A. Starsheen.

Daily Attunement Times and FOI Daily Prayer. What is New on Fellowship of Isis Central Website. FOI Events. Books & Magazines: Lien Gwerin, Journal of Cornish Folklore by Alex Langstone. Reports: The Elemental Goddess in London; Inner Sanctum Symposium at Isis Oasis; Isis of Avalon Iseum; Lyceum of the Nubian Moon hosts M. Isidora Forrest. Muses Symposium: Healing Stick - A Sacred Magical Tool By Shakila Ioanna Brati; Invoking Hathor by Judith Page; Shaman Chef by Kiel Ankhamun Milner & Michael A. Starsheen; FOI as a Spherical Organization by Michael A. Starsheen. Goddess World: Trip to Ireland - 2006 by Sarah Rooke; Pebbles on the Spiral Path by Hamsadevi Claudia; A Sicilian Goddess Idyll by Caroline Wise. News from Members and Centers. Animal Family of Isis. Dulce Domum: Dianna M. Georgina

You may view the current issue as a pdf at this link: Isian News no. 165, Lughnasadh 2017



July 31 -
A new Oracle of the Seasons has just been published. It is the wonderful Oracle of the Goddess Isis and the God Osiris from the FOI Liturgy Book “Psyche, Magical Journeys of the Goddess” rite. No. 5, “Magical Journey to Sirius, Star of Isis.”

June 20 -
In honor of Summer Solstice, a new transcript of a guided journey by Olivia Robertson, offered during the FOI Convocation in 2004 has been uploaded. Enjoy! Journey of Solar Alchemy

June 16 -
New blog post: Alchemy of Sekhmet Featuring an excerpt from a transcript of a guided journey given by Olivia Robertson at Isis Oasis in 2008. Olivia's art, journeys and writing are available on this page:
Olivia Robertson

June 14 - Dates for Upcoming FOI events:


FOI Chicago will be hosting a Summer Solstice Celebration on Saturday, July 15 and Sunday, July 16, 2017. The doors will open at 11:30am and the event will start at 12:30pm. For more information please contact Demetria at hail_isis@yahoo.com or contact her via Facebook.

A Beach Ritual and Private Gathering featuring author M. Isidora Forrest will be hosted by Temple of Isis/Long Beach. The Beach Ritual will be held on Saturday, July 15 and the private gathering on Sunday, July 16, 2017. The gathering will be at a private venue, so space is limited. Contact Anniitra Ravenmoon sacredraven@msn.com

The FOI Liturgy Circle is offered every month by attunement to members worldwide. For more details please visit the Fellowship of Isis Utah website: http://www.isisofutah.org/upcoming-events/2017-fellowship-of-isis-liturgy-circle

The Inner Sanctum Symposium is scheduled for Thursday, May 3 – Sunday, May 6, 2018 at Isis Oasis Retreat Center in Geyserville, California. Contact Rain Graves
rain.graves@gmail.com


The 28th annual FOI Convocation will take place
Friday, October 6 – Monday, October 9, 2017 at Isis Oasis Retreat Center in Geyserville, California. Contact Rain Graves 
rain.graves@gmail.com

April 25 - May you all have a blessed Beltane! Isian News Issue No. 164, Beltane 2017 has just been published. Cover Art: “The Goddess Cerridwen” by Olivia Robertson; Invocation & Oracle: “Goddess Cerridwen of Wales” by Olivia Robertson; Editorial: Excerpts: “Cult of the Goddess” by Lawrence Durdin-Robertson; Daily Attunement Times & FOI Daily Prayer; FOI Events; New Book: Olivia Robertson: A Centenary Tribute; Call for Submissions: Hathor Anthology; New Book: Goddess 2.0, an Anthology; New Books: Study Guides for FOI Liturgy; Reports on Centenary of Olivia Robertson Celebrations in Glastonbury, London and USA; Muses Symposium: Demeter and Persephone by Shakila Ioanna Brati; Legend and Path to Hathor by Judith Page & Jan A. Malique; Journey to Summer by David de Roeck; Shaman Chefs with Kiel A. Milner & Michael Starsheen; Goddess World: Oracles of the Seasons by Linda Iles; We All Come from the Goddess by Hamsa Devi; News from Members and Centers, Dulce Domum: Jim Teresinski

April 25 - A new Oracle of the Seasons has just been published: Oracle of the Goddess Cerridwen, from Sybil, Oracles of the Goddess, Part V. Influence of the Zodiac.


April 10 - Review of St. Malachy's Court (1946) A review of Olivia's novel "St. Malachy's Court" written when this book was first published in 1946.


April 2 - FOI Liturgy French Translations Five new rites translated into French have been uploaded to the FOI Central Website, from "Dea, Rite and Mysteries of the Goddess" have been uploaded: Rituel 6. Hiver. Star Rite (Winter. Star Rite); Rituel 7. Automne: litanie dea la terre (Autumn. Litany of the Earth); Rituel 8. Mystere de l'Eveil d'Osiris (Mystery of the Awakening of Osiris); Rituel 9. Le mystere des spheres (The Mystery of the Spheres); Sophia. Rituel 1. Reveil mystique des poissons et de Cerridwen (Mystical Awakening of Pisces and Cerridwen). Heartfelt thanks to Sarah Rooke and to Rarius Chandalen and Nathalie Guyomarch of Iseum Les Sentier d-Avalon.


April 1 - 13: Mirror Magic with Olivia Robertson in honor of the Centenary of Olivia Robertson, a thirteen day series of meditations based on a magical technique employed by Olivia and her brother Lawrence in their temple.


March 13 - Several upcoming events will honor the Centenary of Olivia Robertson around the world. You can read more about them on the Fellowship of Isis Central Blog: "Celebrating the Centenary of Olivia Robertson"


Brigantia Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News, Issue No. 163, Brigantia, 2017 has just been published! Cover: “Brigid na Mara” by Olivia Robertson. Oracle: The Goddess Brigantia by Olivia Robertson. Editorial: The Fellowship of Isis by Steve Wilson. Daily Attunement Times & FOI Daily Prayer. Officially Authorized Groups on Facebook. Announcements: Call for Submissions for Anthology on the Goddess Hathor; What is New on Fellowship of Isis Central; Upcoming FOI Events: Reports; Muses Symposium Contributions by: Lady Isis Cerridwen; Shakila Ioanna Brati, Hamsa Devi, Tina Georgitsis; Caroline Wise; Mana Youngbear; Michael Starsheen; Carolina A. Amor. Goddess World Contributions by Michael Starsheen and Linda Iles. News from Members and Centers.

 

A new Oracle of the Seasons has just been published. It is the wonderful Oracle of the Goddess Brigantia from the FOI Liturgy Book “Brigid of the Rainbow Planets” rite. No. 4, “Realm of Jupiter: The Sword in the Stone.”


January 7 - Dulce Domum. A blog post has been published in honor of the work of a renowned FOI member: In Memory of Steve Wilson

2016

December 21 -
Announcing an event in London, May 6th in honor of Lawrence Durdin-Robertson's birthday, celebrating "The Elemental Goddess". Details are provided on Fellowship of Isis Central blog.

December 21 -
A Winter Solstice Prayer by Olivia Robertson has been uploaded to the FOI Prayers and Attunement Times page.

November 14 - The Stars of Valdis - a new page in honor of Olivia Robertson, featuring new materials never before published. We hope you will tune in to the energies of the Supermoon this evening (November 14) and remember and honor FOI Co-Founder Olivia Robertson on this, the third anniversary of her passing.

November 10 - "Magie de Neptune et Ngame" the French translation of "Magic of Neptune and Ngame" from "Urania, Ceremonial Magic of the Goddess" has been uploaded to the liturgy section. We extend heartfelt thanks to Nathalie Guyomarch of L'Iseum (sanctuaire d'Isis) des Sentiers d'Avalon and to Sarah Rooke of Lyceum of Isis and Sekhmet of the Stars.

November 1 - Mr. Fox: Amergin of the Slaney has been added to the Olivia Robertson section. This article was received from Olivia in 2009, in response to queries sent to Olivia when researching Mr. Fox and the area around Clonegal for information featured on the page "The Faery Seat of Dana" in the Druid Clan of Dana section of this website.

October 30 - Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News Issue No. 162, Samhain 2016 has just been published. Cover: “Leda and the Swan” by Olivia Robertson; Invocation and Oracle of the Goddess Brighid by Olivia Robertson; Editorial/Reflections by Caroline Wise; Attunement Times & FOI Daily Prayer; Announcement: FOI Union Triad: The House of Life with a Summary by Michael Starsheen; FOI Events and Reports; Poem by David de Roeck; The Path of a Priestess by Lady Isis Cerridwen; Chakra Stones by Tina Georgitsis; Tir Na nOg by Hennie van Geel; Isis Rosa Mundi by Claudia Wehmeyer; Book Contribution: “Dreaming of Babalon and the Bride of the Land” by Caroline Wise; Badgers, new sacred drumming CD by Lydia Lyte; The Black Horse by Andrew Freedom; Heilawac - the Valley of Healing Wells by Claudia Wehmeyer; Three Hares, a Cathedral, Woden and 200 Sacred Wells by Claudia Wehmeyer (Goddess World Blog); Dainava Forest near Vilnius, Lithuania by Kim Young; Berlin, province of the Goddess Berolina by Caroline Wise; Animal Family of Isis; News from Members and Centers. View this issue as a pdf: Samhain 2016.pdf

October 30 - An Oracle of the Seasons has been uploaded for Samhain. We are contemplating the Oracle of the Goddess Brighid, from the FOI liturgy book "Panthea, Initiations and Festivals of the Goddess" ritual no. 11, "Communion with the World of Spirits" written by FOI Co-Founder Olivia Robertson.


October 1 - New blog post "Honoring the Great Mother Goddess Isis of Ten Thousand Names" on the Fellowship of Isis Central Blog


FOI Convocation hosted by the Temple of Isis, Geyserville, California. Beginning Friday, October 7, check-ins at 3:00 pm, ending Monday, October 10, at 5:00 pm. This event has been held annually since 1990. For more information: http://templeofisisusa.blogspot.com/p/convocation-schedule.html

Annual FOI Chicago Goddess Convention, Chicago, Illinois. Saturday, October 15, 9:30 am - 7:00 pm. This gathering has been held annually since 1994. Fore more information please visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1066925373398752/permalink/1092116240879665/

August 29 - A Centenary Celebration of the life of FOI Co-Founder Olivia Robertson will be held in Glastonbury, April 2017. You may view the full announcement here: Fellowship of Isis Central Blog

July 30 - A new oracle has been uploaded to Oracles of the Seasons page. For the Season of Lughnasadh we are contemplating the Oracle of the Goddess Gráinne, first published in Isian News issue 5, Summer, 1997.  Olivia gave the following key phrase for this oracle when it was later  reproduced in “Sybil, Oracles of the Goddess”: ‘Solar Vitality’.


July 30 - Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News Issue No. 161, Lughnasadh 2016 has just been published. Cover: “The Goddess Gráinne Brings Hope and Joy” by Olivia Robertson; Invocation & Oracle of the Goddess Gráinne by Olivia Robertson; Editorial: “Flying with the Swans” by Olivia Robertson; Attunement Times & FOI Daily Prayer; Announcement: Message of Support for the People of France; FOI Events; Reports; An Essay on Oracles by Hamsa Devi; Arianrhod, Goddess of the Silver Wheel by Lady Isis Cerridwen; Triple Goddess of Ancient Egyptian Seasons by Michael A. Starsheen; Poem: Pan by Hennie van Geel; Anubis - Part II. by Judith Page; Pathworking: Path to Anpu by Judith Page and Jan M. Malique; Goddess World Blog by Hamsa Devi; The Rainbow Net of Gaia by Hamsadevi Claudia; Mt. Shasta by Michael A. Starsheen; News from Members and Centers. View this issue as a pdf: Lughnasadh 2016.pdf

July 16 - Many thanks to Nathalie Guyomarch for providing a French translation of "Magic of Jupiter and Hathor" from the FOI Liturgy book "Urania".

July 16 - A heartfelt thank you to Rarius Chandalen and Nathalie Guyomarch for their transation of the FOI Manifesto into French! FOI Manifesto: French Translation

July 15 - A message of support for the people of France, on behalf of the international membership of the FOI, has been uploaded to the Fellowship of Isis Central blog.

July 3 - FOI Liturgie en français A new ritual has just been uploaded: Magie de Mars et de la Morrigane Many thanks to Rarius for these FOI Liturgy translations into French and to Prs. H. Sarah Rooke of Lyceum of Isis and Sekhmet of the Stars.

May 1 - Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News, Issue No. 160, Beltane, 2016 has just been published. This issue features the cover art "Scota" and the Oracle of the Winged Isis and Oracle of Horus of the Golden Eye by Olivia Robertson. Contents include an editorial by Arthur Freeheart, several reports of FOI activities worldwide, listings of upcoming FOI events, two announcements from the FOI Union Triad: Order of Signs, Sigils and Seals, and Goddess World. A new book has been published for FOI members: "The Art and Oracles of Olivia Robertson." There are also many lovely offerings from FOI members: poetry, articles and photos. Plus news from Members and Centers. This issue is 52 pages in length!

May 1 - A New Oracle of the Seasons has been uploaded. For the season of Beltane we are contemplating twin oracles: Oracle of the Winged Isis, and Oracle of Horus of the Golden Eye. These oracles come from the FOI liturgy book "Sphinx, Goddess Myths and Mysteries" ritual no. 3, written by FOI Co-Founder Olivia Robertson.

April 13 - Remembering Olivia Robertson. She would have been 99 years old today. Photo Album: "Olivia Robertson Through the Years"

March 19 - Commemorative Edition of Isian News – Celebrating 40 years of the Fellowship of Isis, founded on the Vernal Equinox, 1976. This issue features previously unpublished photos and insights of the FOI Co-Founders, along with two announcements from the FOI Union Triad: 1. Order of Signs, Sigils and Seals.  2. Goddess World. An Announcement of a new book “The Art and Oracles of Olivia Robertson”.  Other features include articles by FOI members and the late FOI Co-Founder Olivia Robertson; all dealing with the Past, Present and Future of the Fellowship of Isis.

March 19 - Order of Signs, Sigils and Seals – with deep thanks to members of the FOI Union Triad. Designed to help the devotee discover the hidden keys of the Mysteries of Isis and Osiris. This new series of study was created to honor the wishes of Olivia Robertson as demonstrated in her announcement in 2012.

March 19 - The Veil of Isis – originally published in the Mirror of Isis, Beltane 2010, is available in the Olivia Robertson section.

March 15 - FOI Liturgie en français: FOI Liturgy translations into French. Many thanks to Rarius and to Prs. H. Sarah Rooke of Lyceum of Isis and Sekhmet of the Stars.


March 15 - Blog post: Goddess World, reviving a project near and dear to the hearts of FOI Co-Founders Olivia Robertson and Lawrence Durdin-Robertson.


March 13 -
Exciting news! The Art and Oracles of Olivia Robertson to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Fellowship of Isis, Isis of Utah Press in conjunction with Fellowship of Isis Central Website, has published a new full color spiral-bound book honoring Olivia Robertson's art and Goddess oracles, 102 pages, full color.


January 29 - Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News, Issue No. 159, Brigantia, 2016 has just been published.

 

Cover Art: “Osiris, Isis and Horus” by Olivia Robertson. Oracle: Oracle: The Goddess Isis of Egypt by Olivia Robertson. Editorial: What is the Fellowship of Isis? By Maury White-Hereford. Daily Attunement Times & FOI Daily Prayer. Announcement: A Call to Peace: FOI Union Triad. Biography: Hamsa Devi (Claudia Wehmeyer). FOI Events: FOI 40th Anniversary Celebrations (for all members). Book Salons and Workshops: TOI Long Beach. Summer Solstice Faire, Long Beach. Isis Symposium. Annual FOI Convocation at Isis Oasis. FOI Chicago Annual Goddess Festival. Isis Oasis: Noon Rites, Sunday Services. Circle of the Sacred Cauldron. FOI Liturgy Circle. Reports: Weighing of the Heart for Olivia Robertson. FOI Priest on TV in Brazil. Dulce Domum for Paris. Mystery of the Labyrinth. Muses Symposium: Book review: Daughter of the Sun: A Devotional Anthology to Sekhmet. Dancing by Hennie van Geel. The Flood by David de Roeck. Prayer to Nuit at Winter Solstice by Linda Iles. The Trio by Máire Doyle. A Fragrant Bouquet of Blessing by Claudia Wehmeyer (Hamsa Devi). A Message of Peace by Apu Adman Aghama. Lady of the Mist by Lady Isis Cerridwen. Celebrating Summer at Midwinter by Michael A. Starsheen. Some Memories to Share Today by Marie Clewley. For the Love of the Great Mother by Hennie van Geel. News from Members and Centers. Dulce Domum: Mary deWitt: Remembrance by Denise Murray Allen. Jean Williams: Remembrance by Caroline Wise.


A New Oracle of the Seasons has been uploaded. For the season of Imbolc we are contemplating the beautiful Oracle of the Goddess Isis of Egypt, from the FOI liturgy book "Sybil, Oracles of the Goddess" by FOI Co-Founder Olivia Robertson.


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