O la mama wa ha su kola O la mama wa ha su wam O la mama kow wey ha ha ha ha O la mama ta te kayee
Autumn Time Autumn Time, red leaves fall The weeping sky looks over all Demeter sadly walks the land The dying grasses in her hand
Barge of Heaven Your crescent shaped barge of heaven So well belayed, so well belayed. Full of loveliness like the new moon Your fertile fields well watered The hillock lands well watered too At your mighty rising The vines rise up and the fields rise up And the desert blooms in green Just like a living garden
So mote it be By Ed Fitch Blood of the Ancients It's the blood of the Ancients that runs through our veins And the forms pass, but the circle of life remains By Ellen Klaven & Charlie Murphy Burn Bright Burn bright, flame within me: Kindled of eternal fire. Of the people I do be: And the people part of me, All one in many parts: A single fire of flaming hearts! By Nicholas Sea By the Gods Above By the gods above and by the goddesses so mighty, Help us to remember who we are and what we will be.
Circle Fire Dance Spirits of fire come to us: We will kindle (the) fire Spirits of fire come to us: We will kindle (the) fire We will kindle the fire: Dance the magic (sacred) circle round We will kindle the fire: We will kindle the fire
Circle 'Round The Fire Circle 'round the fire: To raise the cone of pow'r To bring what we desire: So mote it be By Selena Fox copyright 1977 Closing Song By the air that is her breath By the fire of her bright spirit By the waters of her womb By the earth that is her body
Our circle is open yet unbroken May the peace (love, joy) of the Goddess Be ever in our hearts Merry meet, and merry part and merry meet again Earth Is My Body (Temple Version) Earth is my body: Water my blood: Air is my breath and: Fire my spirit
back chant: Earth, water, air, fire
(The) Earth Is Our Mother The Earth is our Mother, we must take care of her The Earth in our Mother, we must take care of her
Chorus: Hey Yanna Ho Yanna Hey Yon Yon, Hey Yanna Ho Yanna Hey Yon Yon
Her sacred ground we walk upon, with every step we take (x2) The Earth is our Mother, she will take care of us (x2)
Alternate verses: Chorus: Hey Yanna Ho Yanna Hey Yon Yon, Hey Yanna Ho Yanna Hey Yon Yon (or: Unite my people be as one be as one, Unite my people, be as one, be as one)
The Sky is our Father, we will take care of him (x2) The Sea is our Sister, we will take care of her (x2) The Forest is our Brother, we will take care of him (x2) etc..
Traditional, Hopi Earth Mother We are healing the earth, we are healing the earth: We are healing the Earth Mother Earth Mother, we are coming to your aid: Earth Mother, we are coming to your aid Earth My(Our) Body Earth my(our) body, water my(our) blood: Air my(our) breath and fire my(our) spirit
(The) Earth, The Air, The Fire, The Water The earth, the air, the fire, the water: Return, return, return, return The earth, the air, the fire, the water: Return, return, return, return Aye ay aye ay aye ay aye ay: Aye oh aye oh aye oh aye oh Aye ay aye ay aye ay aye ay: Aye oh aye oh aye oh aye oh
Eko Eko Eko Eko, Aradia: Eko Eko, Hecate, Freya We'll teach our children year after year To love with their hearts: And live without fear Exerpt. By Kenny & Tzipora Klein
Elemental Chant Nurtured by earth: Guided by winds Forged by fire: And tempered by water By Cory Baumhouer
Evening Breeze Evening breeze, spirit song Come to me when day is done Mother Earth awakens me With the heartbeat of the sea
Flow and Ebb We are the flow, we are the ebb We are the weavers (and), we are the web
We are the weavers, we are the web We are the spiders (and), we are the thread
We are the spiders, we are the thread We are the flow and, we are the ebb By Shekhinah Mountainwater For The Beauty of the Earth For the beauty of the earth: For the glory of the skies For the love which from our birth: Over and around us lies
Refrain: Lord of all to thee we raise: This our hymn of grateful praise
For the wonder of each hour: Of the day and of the night Hill and vale and tree and flower: Sun and moon and stars of light
For the joy of ear and eye: For the heart and mind's delight For the mystic harmony: Linking sense to sound and sight
For the joy of human love: Brother, sister, parent, child Friends on Earth and friends above: For all gentle thoughts and mild
For Thy Church, that evermore: Lifteth holy hands above Offering up on every shore: Her pure sacrifice of love Experts from "For the Beauty of the Earth" By Folliott S. Pierpoint, 1864.
From Every Direction*Chorus From every direction the earth is singing, change it, change it From every direction the earth is singing change it now
Open your heart to the song of the East (South, West, North) Open your heart to the East (South, West, North) Open your heart to the Air! (Fire, Water, Earth) *Please do not print this chant on paper grown from trees.
Gentle Loving Mother Gentle loving Mother, hold me in your arms Hold me, rock me, soothe me, keep me safe from any harm By Jean Frances
God And Goddess Chant Isis, Astarte, Diana, Hecate, Demeter, Kali, Innanna Pan, Poseidon, Dionysus, Cernunnos, Mithras, Loki, Apollo Isis-Astarte by Deena Metzger, Caitlin Mullin, Will Shepardson and Greenham Common Pan-Poseidon by Lady Bridget
Goddess Is Alive The Goddess is alive and magick is afoot! etc. Alternate: The Horned One is alive and magick is afoot!
Honored Maiden Huntress/Silver Shining Wheel Honored Maiden huntress, Artemis, Artemis New Moon come to us Silver shining wheel of radiance, radiance Mother come to us Honored Queen of wisdom, Hecate, Hecate Old one come to us Horned One, Lover, Son Horned One, lover, son: Leaper in the corn Deep in the Mother: Die and be reborn
Ho Spirit Ho spirit, air spirit Golden wings come dance with me Ho spirit, fire spirit Crimson passion burn in me Ho spirit, water spirit Tears and ocean blend in me Ho spirit, earth spirit Stone and crystal steady me
Ho spirit, ho spirit, ho spirit
Hymn For The Pagan (Russian) Earth If the people lived their lives: As if it were a song For singing out of light: Provides the music for the stars To be dancing circles in the night
Merry Meet Merry Part:From fire to water to earth and to wind The circle of life, the dance without end So merry meet and merry part: And merry meet again
By Pashta MaryMoon(?)
Mill of MagickAir Breath and Air blow: Make the Mill of Magick go Work the Will for which I pray: Io! Dia! Evoe!
Fire Flame and Fire Burn: Make the Mill of Magick Turn Work the Will for which I pray: Io! Dia! Evoe!
Water heat and Water boil: Make the Mill of Magick toil Work the Will for which I pray: Io! Dia! Evoe!
Earth without and Earth within: Make the Mill of Magick Spin! Work the Will for which I pray: Io! Dia! Evoe!
Mill (Wheel) of Magick, Version 2Air breathe, Air blow: Make the wheel of magic go Work the wish for which we pray: Eo-deo-ah-hey-yeh
Fire blaze, Fire burn: Make the wheel of magic turn Work the wish for which we pray: Eo-deo-ah-hey-yeh
Water bubble, Water boil: Make the wheel of magic toil Work the wish for which we pray: Eo-deo-ah-hey-yeh
Earth without, Earth within: Make the wheel of magic spin Work the wish for which we pray: Eo-deo-ah-hey-yeh
Millwheel Spin ChantPower of wind and power of air and power of mountains bleak and bare Turn the time of night and day and spin the wheel or i ay.
Chorus: Spin and spin and spin and spin and spin and spin and spin and spin Spin and spin and spin and spin and spin the wheel or i ay
Power of flame and power of fire, power of all our hearts' desire Light of dark and light of day and spin the wheel or i ay
Power of ice and water free and power that hides in depth of sea Turn the tide of night and day and spin the wheel or i ay
Power of stone and power of earth and power that shapes our place of birth Weave the web of night and day and spin the wheel or i ay
Moon Phase ChantWhere is the Moon when the Moon is new? It's a sliver to the right getting bigger every night
Where is the Moon when the Moon is round? Rising as the sun is going down
Where is the Moon when the Moon is waning? Sliver to the left till there's no Moon remaining
Moon, Sister MoonMoon Sister Moon, shining so high Smile down upon me, full face in the sky Moon Sister Moon, with your silver glow Whisper your secrets, tell me what you know
Mother Earth And Father SkyMother Earth and Father Sky: We are the children you and I Flame of their flame, light of their light: Let us burn hot, let us burn bright They are the power in everyone: Every daughter, every son Earth below and sky above: Married together in sacred love
Mother/Father Hear UsMother, daughter, sister, lover: Hear us, hear us It is you we seek within us: Goddess guide us
Father, brother, son and lover: Hear us, hear us It is you we seek within us: Horned One guard us
Mother/Father Of DarknessMother of darkness, Mother of light: Earth beneath us, soul in flight Songs of love and love of life: Guide us to our hearts
Father of darkness, Father of light: Sky above us, soul in flight Songs of joy and joy of life: Guide us to our hearts
Mother I Feel YouMother I feel you under my feet: Mother I hear your heart beat Mother I hear you in the river's song: Eternal waters flowing on and on Mother (Father) I can see you when the eagle flies: Flight of the spirit's gonna take us higher
Mothers and Fathers of OldFrom far beyond this mortal plane: Mothers and Fathers of old, We pray that you return again: Mothers and Fathers of old. To share with us the mysteries: And secrets long untold, Of the ancient ways we seek to reclaim: Mothers and Fathers of old.
Come and tell of a distant age: Mothers and Fathers of old. Of King and warrior, bard and mage: Mothers and Fathers of old. To share with us the mysteries: And stories long untold, And the ancient ways will live once again: Mothers and Fathers of old.
Verse 1 by Sable. Verse 2 by Gwynne Green
My (Our) Love Is A GardenMy (our) love is a garden enclosed: A sacred fountain A well of living water and: All green in our bed
Sisters (Friends) Now Our Meeting is OverSisters (Friends) now our meeting is over: Sisters (Friends) we must part And if I never see you anymore: I will love you in my heart Yes we'll land on the shore: Yes we'll and on the shore Yes we'll hand on the shore: And be safe for evermore
Spiral Dance SongMen sing: Turning, re-turning, transforming, our heart's fire is (repeat)
Women sing: Winding, binding the seeds we've sown, weaving the truths we've known And drawing them home again (repeat)
By Pashta MaryMoon
Spirit All Around MeSpirit above me, spirit below me, spirit before me, spirit behind Spirit all around me, spirit am I
Love is above me, love is below me, love is before me, love is behind Love is all around me, loving am I
Spirit Am ISpirit am I, Woman (Pagan) am I: I am the infinite within my soul (self) I can find no beginning I can find no end: All this I am
Spirit Elemental ChantSpirit of the Air (Fire, Water, Earth) carry (calling) me Spirit of the Air (Fire, Water, Earth) carry (calling) me home Spirit of the Air (Fire, Water, Earth) carry (calling) me home to myself
By Craig/Star Williams
Spirit Of The WindSpirit of the Wind carry me Spirit of the Wind carry me home Spirit of the Wind carry me home to myself
Spirit of the Ocean, depth of emotion Sprit of the Sea, set myself free
Spirit of the Rain, wash away the pain Spirit of the Storm, help me be reborn Spirit of the Sun, warm light healing me Spirit of the Sky, spread my wings and fly
Spirit of the Earth, help me with my birth Spirit of the Land, hold me in your hand
Spirit of the River, blessed forgiver Spirit of the Shore, shows me more and more
By Brooke Medicine Eagle
Summer Solstice ChantSun spirit shine with might Godess rock us through the night Living, breathing, lighted flame From deep within they rise again
By Cricket, written for the Ottawa Temple's Summer Solstice ritual, 2002
Sure as the wind Sure as the wind my people and sure as the rain Sure as the sun does shine we will raise our song again
We Are A Circle We are a circle, within a circle With no beginning, and never ending
By Rich Hamouris
We Are A Circle Moving We are a circle moving one with another, we are Moving together, we are one. We are a circle moving one with another, we are Moving together, we are one. I am spirit and I flow in you. You are spirit and you flow in me.
We Are One/The One Chant (back chant) We are one, we are one: In this task we've begun What we will shall be done: We are one, we are one
Back chant: We are one, we are one, we are one, we are one, etc..
We Are One With The Lady/Lord We are one with the Lady: We are one with the Lord We are one with the chalice: We are one with the sword And we pray that the balance will one day be restored And they'll know we are Pagan by our love, by our love Yes they'll know that we are Pagan by our love
We Are Opening We are opening up in sweet surrender: To the luminous love light of the one (bis) We are opening: We are opening (bis)
By Gladys Gray.
We Are The Old Women (People) We are the old women (people): We are the new women (people) We are the same women (people): Stronger (deeper, wiser etc..) than before
By Morning Feather and Will Shepardson.
We Are the Walking Breath We Are (I am) the walking breath, We are (I am) the spirit of the earth We Are (I am) alive and walking, where we are (I am) is beautiful
Wearing My Long Wing Feathers Wearing my long wing (white) feathers as I fly Wearing my long wing (white) feathers as I fly I circle around, I circle around The boundaries of the Earth: The endless universe
Arapaho Ghost Dance Song. Melody by Judith Foster (NROOGD)
We Have Gathered We have gathered in their names: Now we sing them home again
Wiccan Amazing Grace Amazing Grace, how sweet the earth That formed (bore) a witch like me I once was burned, now I survive Was hanged but now I sing. (I'm free)