INVOCATION TO THE DEITIES
Shining ones, your children call out to you, hear us eldest and brightest!
The first children of the mother, our wisest and mightiest, loving and comforting, gods and goddesses, we offer you welcome!
Gods and goddesses of this place, ancient and powerful, known or unknown to us, gods of this place, we offer you welcome!
All of the deities of those here gathered, with whom we worship, you who bless our lives, our patrons and matrons, we offer you welcome!
We would give you honour and praise, and ask that you would join us here this day, and offer you this oil.
(An offering of oil is made to the fire)
DRUID: Gods and Goddesses, join us here - accept our sacrifice!
ALL: Gods and Goddesses, join us here - accept our sacrifice!