Wash me, and I shall be made whiter than snow! I conjure thee, , by the image and likeness of Jesus Christ our Saviour, whose death and passion redeemed the entire human race, who also wills that, by His providence, thou appear forthwith in this place. A little must be given him when he is required to depart; he renders man happy and also discovers treasures. In no circumstances shall you make any attempt upon the body, soul, or spirit of the reader, nor inflict any harm on those who may accompany him, either by mutterings, tempests, noise, scandals, nor yet by lesion or by hindrance in the execution of the commands of this Book. Think therefore what thou refusest, and pledge therefore thine obedience, swearing by the said last dreadful day of judgment, and by Him who bath created all things by His word, whom all creatures obey. Lift up the eternal gates.
Open your gates, ye princes, open the eternal gates, and the King of Glory shall enter! Come, then in the name of and in the names of all other demons. I conjure thee by the judgment of the living and the dead, by the Gospel words of our Saviour Jesus Christ, by His preachings, by His sayings, by all His miracles, by the child in swaddling-clothes, by the crying child, borne by the mother in her most pure and virginal womb; by the glorious intercession of the Virgin Mother of our Saviour Jesus Christ; by all which is of God and of His Most Holy Mother, as in heaven so on earth. O Lord, confirm this work! In like manner, I conjure thee by the Holy Trinity, by all other mysteries, by the sign of the Cross, by the most precious blood and water which flowed from the side of Jesus Christ, by the sweat which issued from His whole body, when He said in the Garden of Olives: My Father, if it be possible, let this chalice pass from me—I conjure thee by His death and passion, by His burial and glorious resurrection, by His ascension, by the coming of the Holy Ghost. This experience is commonly performed between eleven and twelve o'clock, or between three and four. He shall skin the lamb, and shall cast its tongue and heart into the fire. It is Thou who hast given us power to crush dragons, scorpions, and all Thine enemies beneath Thy feet.
I exorcise thee by the ineffable , to wit, Gog and Magog, which I am unworthy to pronounce; Come hither, Conic hither, Come hither. On , at break of day, let him say a Mass of the Angels, placing the feather taken from the bird upon the altar, together with a new penknife. O Lord, we fly to Thy virtue! Jesus, be Thou my help, now and for ever! Catherine, and by all the Saints. And I conjure thee to be submitted in thine own person, or in the person of him or of those whom thou shalt send me, to do and accomplish my will, and all that I shall command, without harm to me or to any one, so soon as I make known my intent. I conjure thee by the head of St. I conjure thee, , wicked spirit, by the words Christ of Nazareth, unto whom all demons are submitted, who was conceived of the Virgin Mary; by the mystery of the , I conjure thee; and again in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost; in the name of the glorious Virgin Mary, and of the Most Holy Trinity, in whose honour do all the Archangels, Thrones, Dominations, Powers, Patriarchs, Prophets, Apostles, and Evangelists sing without end; Hosannah, Hosannah, Hosannah, Lord God of Hosts, who art, who wast, who art to come, as a river of burning fire! Who bath not received his soul in vain, and hath not sworn false witness against his neighbour. I command thee by Him who shall appear with flames to judge the living and the dead, unto whom is all honour, praise, and glory.
He is to be received with dignity and honour. The Complete Grimoire of Pope Honorius contains material translated from all four of the different French editions of the Grimoire of Pope Honorius, including the complete text of one manuscript version never before seen in English Wellcome 4666 , and a new translation of the later corrupted German version of 1845. As well as charms for health, wealth, sex and protection, the Grimoire of Pope Honorius also contains a substantial number of agrarian charms by the Norman magician Guidon for protecting livestock, emphasising the popular rural use of such charms until at least the 19th century. O thou, , King and Emperor of the Northern parts, I call, invoke, exorcise, and conjure thee, by the virtue and power of the Creator, and by the virtue of virtues, to send me presently, and without delay, Madael, Laaval, Bamlahe, Belem, and Ramath, with all other Spirits of thine obedience, in comely and human form! Proceed as on Monday; compose the circle, and write about it: Obey me,! Who shall be received in his Holy Place? The earth is the Lord's and all those who dwell therein, because He established it upon the seas and prepared it in the midst of the waves. The Litanies of the Holy Name of Jesus must then be repeated, but instead of the Agnus Dei, substitute: Immolated Lamb, be Thou a pillar of strength against the demons Slain Lamb, give power over the Powers of Darkness! This grimoire also played a role in social events which rocked France, being used in the Affair of the Poisons which scandalised the French royal court in 1679, and by the young priest who assassinated the archbishop of Paris in 1857.
The corpus of charms comes from diverse sources, including Scot's Discoverie of Witchcraft 1584 , and some like the Letter of St Anthony can be dated back to at least the 13th century. Despite the iniquities of the Pacta Conventa Dæmonum. Behold the Lion who is the conqueror of the Tribe of Judah, the Root of David! The will answer for the above and following Conjurations, which can be said on all days and at all hours. The same shall be blessed of God, and shall obtain mercy of God to his salvation. Immolated Lamb, grant favour and strength unto the binding of the Rebellious Spirits. I exorcise thee, , by thy name, by the virtue of all spirits, by all characters, by the Jewish, Greek, and Chaldean conjurations, by the confusion and malediction, and I will redouble thy pains and torments from day to day for ever, if thou come not now to accomplish my will and submit to all that I shall command, being powerless to harm me, or those who accompany me, either in body or soul. Hasten, fulfil my behests, without wile or falsehood, but in all truth, in the name of the Saviour and Redeemer, Jesus Christ.
The Magic Circle of Honorius When they have been duly made, and the words have been written about the circle, the which has served to bless the same may also be used to prevent the spirits from inflicting any hurt. All of the material and its variations found in the five different editions of the Grimoire of Pope Honorius is contained in this work, presenting the entire corpus of this grimoire in print for the first time. Whence, if you or they do not obey promptly and without tarrying, I will shortly increase your torments for a thousand years in hell. Requisites: , and consecrated to compose the circle, about which these words must be written: I forbid thee, , in the name of the Most Holy Trinity, to enter within this circle. Thus: Go, all Spirits accursed, who are condemned to the flame eternal which is prepared for you and your companions, if ye be rebellious and disobedient.
Terrible of aspect are they, deformed and horrible to sight; but do Thou restore unto them their angelic shapes when I shall impose my will upon them. I conjure thee, , or whomsoever thou mayest be, by all the said names, with power and with exorcism! On the evening of the operator must rise at midnight, and, having sprinkled about the chamber, he must light a taper of yellow wax, which shall have been prepared on the and pierced in the form of a cross. Hereinafter follow the three small pentacles of , and that of the Gospel of St. Combining a grimoire of conjurations to demons of the four directions and seven days of the week with a Book of Secrets full of simple charms, the Grimoire of Pope Honorius was second only to the Key of Solomon in the influence it exerted on magicians, charmers and cunning-folk in both rural and urban France. I command thee by virtue of the Most High, to send me immediately before this circle the Spirit Passiel Rosus, with all other Spirits who are subject unto thee, that the same may answer in everything, even as I shall require them.
Go in peace unto your places. This experience is performed at night from eleven to one o'clock. The remains must be interred at sunset in a secret place, a cross of a palm in height being set upon the mound, while at each of the four corners the signs which here follow must be drawn with the thumb: On this day also the operator should drink no wine and abstain from eating meat. Let not the demons destroy my soul when I shall raise them from the deep pit, when I shall command them to do my will. Ask him anything you will, and he will obey you on the spot. Who shall ascend unto the mountain of the Lord? In Honour of the Most Holy and August Trinity, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost.
Circles should be described with charcoal or , sprinkled with the wood of the blessed Cross. The innocent of hands and clean of heart. May the Name of the Lord be blessed, now and henceforth for ever! After these three days, upon the morrow, and at the hour of sunrise, he shall recite the Seven Gradual Psalms, with the accompanying Litanies and Prayers, the whole on his knees; further, he must drink no wine and eat no meat on that day. Behold that which forbids rebellion to our wills, and doth ordain you to return unto your abodes. This grimoire also played a role in social events which rocked France, being used in the Affair of the Poisons which scandalised the French royal court in 1679, and by the young priest who assassinated the archbishop of Paris in 1857.
I command thee to appear without delay, or, that failing, to send me forthwith another Spirit having the same power as thou hast, who shall accomplish my commands and be submitted to my will, wanting which, he whom thou shalt send me, if indeed thou comest not thyself, shall in no wise depart, nor until he bath in all things fulfilled my desire. May the day be bright, may the and shine forth, when I shall call upon them. . Very Powerful Conjuration for all days and hours of the Day or Night, being for Treasures hidden by men or Spirits, that the same may be possessed and transported. O Baymon, most potent King, who reignest in the Western quarter, I call and I invoke thee in the name of the Deity! The Grand Pentacle of A.