Sunday, May 1, 2016

Isian News Beltane 2016

Cover art: "Scota" - a painting by Olivia Robertson

Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News, Issue No. 160, Beltane, 2016 has 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!

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. 



Saturday, March 19, 2016

Happy Anniversary to the Fellowship of Isis!


Greetings Aset Shemsu! Celebrating 40 Years of the Fellowship of Isis!
  
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 This issue features previously unpublished photos and insights of the FOI Co-Founders, along with two announcements from the FOI Union Triad: 1.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.

 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.

The Veil of Isis – originally published in the Mirror of Isis, Beltane 2010, is available in the Olivia Robertson section of the Fellowship of Isis Central Website www.fellowshipofisiscentral.com


Photo of FOI Co-Founders Olivia Robertson and Lawrence Durdin-Robertson courtesy of Caroline Wise. © Fellowship of Isis Central Website. All rights reserved.

Friday, January 29, 2016

Isian News, Brigantia 2016 and New Oracle of the Season


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.

Painting of Isis, Osiris and Horus by Olivia Robertson, from the private collection of deTraci Regula. Used by Permission.

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Isian News Issue No. 158, Samhain 2015

Samhain Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News, Issue No. 158, Samhain, 2015 issue has just been published. 

Cover: “Pallas Athena, Goddess of Light and Darkness” by Olivia Robertson. Oracle of the Goddess Isis by Olivia Robertson; Editorial: The Goddess Athena by Olivia Robertson; Daily Attunement Times & FOI Daily Prayer; FOI History: Excerpt from a Letter written by Olivia Robertson. 

Announcements: Inauguration: Order of the Shining Helmet of Athena; Vision of Pallas Athena by Olivia Robertson; Musings on the Order of the Shining Helmet of Athena by Caroline Wise; FOI Aegis Circle of Hierophants by Maury White-Hereford. 

FOI Events: Our Lady’s Prayer Circle; Sunday Services and Noon Rites, Isis Oasis; Circle of the Sacred Cauldron; FOI Liturgy Circle. Reports: Ocean Mothers and Gods of the Deep, Temple of Isis/Long Beach; FOI Convocation, Temple of Isis, Geyserville; Parliament of World’s Religions, Salt Lake City. 

Books: Musings I & Musings II: by Michael A. Starsheen; The Queen of the Sky: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Bast. 

Muses Symposium: Goddess Art Wall Calender 2016; The Emerald Tablet by Maire Doyle; Ares and Athena by Michael A. Starsheen; Ritual: Rainbow Lineage of the Goddess by Claudia Wehmeyer; Goddess of the Sacred Landscape by Claudia Wehmeyer. 

News from Members and Centers: Appointments, Centers, Experiences; Dulce Domum.

You may view the current issue as a pdf at this link:

Isian News Samhain 2015

 

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Isian News Issue No. 157, Lughnasadh 2015






Summer Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News, Issue No. 157, Lughnasadh, 2015 issue has just been published. A previously unpublished editorial by Olivia Robertson and an article about an early FOI member, Brownie Pate, including a photo of her membership certificate from July, 1976.

Cover: Photo of Olivia Robertson conducting an Isis Wedding Rite at Summer Solstice by Dennis Murphy of Logic Realty; Oracle of the Goddess Isis by Olivia Robertson; Editorial: “I Imagine – Therefore I Create” by Olivia Robertson; FOI History: Brownie Pate: An Early FOI Member; First Iseums and Lyceums; Goddess Cesara by Lawrence Durdin-Robertson; Fellowship of Isis Daily Attunement Times; Witches Brew Magazine and Cauldron Radio; FOI Events; Special Report: Inner Sanctum Symposium on Infinite Possibilities, with photos; Apparition of the Goddess Dana by Carolina A. Amor, Apparition of the Goddess Dana by Tracy Kronzak; Books and Publications By Members: “The Magic of the Summer Solstice” by Danu Forest; Muses Symposium: Articles & Poems; News from Members and Centers: Appointments, Centers, Experiences; Dulce Domum.

From this time onward, issues of Isian News will not be uploaded in blog format. Instead they will be issued as pdf files.

You may view the current issue as a pdf:


Past Issues are available here: 

Current and Past Issues of Isian News (beginning with Issue No. 131 Brigantia 2009 onward)

Photo and text  © Fellowship of Isis Central



Thursday, April 30, 2015

Isian News Issue No. 156, Beltane 2015


 Cover art for this issue: "Amaterasu and Uzumi" by Olivia Robertson

Beltane Greetings Aset Shemsu! Isian News, Issue No. 156, Beltane 2015 issue has just been published.

Cover art “Amaterasu and Uzumi” and Oracle of the Goddess Ama-Terasu-o-mi-kami by Olivia Robertson; Editorial: Hearth of the Goddess by Olivia Robertson and Lawrence Durdin-Robertson; Editorial: Olivia’s Rainbow Network by Michael A. Starsheen FOI History: Quote & Photo from a Newspaper Article; Fellowship of Isis Daily Attunement Times; FOI History: Photo and Announcement from Isis-Seshat; Announcement: FOI Foundation Union Triad; Registration in the Fellowship of Isis; Website Authorization and Copyright Information; Announcement: New Director of Isis Oasis Retreat Center; FOI Events; Books and Publications By Members; Muses Symposium: Articles & Poems; News from Members and Centers: Appointments, Centers, Experiences.

From this time onward, issues of Isian News will not be uploaded in blog format. Instead they will be issued as pdf files.

You may view the current issue as a pdf:


Past Issues are available here: 

Current and Past Issues of Isian News (beginning with Issue No. 131 Brigantia 2009 onward)


Art and text  © Fellowship of Isis Central

  

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Cover - Isian News 155, Brigantia 2015

Issue No. 155, Brigantia, 2015
Published Quarterly Since 1976

  “Brigid of the Five-Fold Fractal”
by Olivia Robertson

 
Aset Shemsu – Retinue of Isis