The Janite Deanic Creed

THE JANITE DEANIC CREED (slightly adapted from the Madrian.)

This is a statement of belief.

The shorter form, as used in our Rite of Sacrifice and public liturgies may be found below.

Long Form:

I believe that I am created from before the dawn of time
By the Eternal One, Madria Dea.
I believe that She is One and there are none beside Her,
And I believe that She is also Three.

I believe in the Celestial Mother, She Who is Pure Light;
The Creatrix of the Earth and of the Heavens,
and of all the infinite cosmos.

And I believe in Her Holy Daughter, born of the Celestial Mother;
She Who rules all the energies of Creation,
Whose Nature is Perfect Love.

And I believe that there is She, Who stands beyond these Two,
Whose Name has not been spoken upon this Earth;
For She is the Beginning and the End,
The First Principle and the Final Cause,
The unoriginated Origin of being;
The Great Mother of all that is and all that is not;
She, Who Is.

I believe in the Seven Janae, the Seven Great Powers of Dea.
I believe that they are the Living Streams of Virtue
who flow from the Mother and that together,
these Living Streams form the River of Life.

And I believe that I was made a perfect creature,
and I believe that at the dawn of time,
my soul did turn from the Perfection of existence,
that I may know of the other things,
for many things I did not know.

And thus I gathered infirmity in my sovereign will;
I believe that through this choice,
I needs must suffer the limitation of imperfect being,
to learn and know the other things,
for I believe within Her Divine Will,
the darkness must be known to truly know the Light,
And the Dark beyond the light.

And I believe that all Her Will might Be,
that the Daughter of Eternity
gave Herself to be cast down into darkness.
I know that She rose from that darkness,
triumphant, and reigns as Queen of Heaven.
I know that through Her Shattering,
the fault of my soul shall perish,

And I know that through Her triumphant Life,
My soul shall rise renewed in Her Perfection;
That I may return to Eternal Communion
with the Eternal One, Madria Dea,
In the Completion of the Wholeness of Her Will.

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Short Form:

I believe that I am created from before the dawn of time
by the Eternal One, Madria Dea;
I believe that She is One
and that She is also Three.

I believe in the Mother, She Who is Pure Light;
the Creator of the Earth and of the Heavens,
and of all the infinite Cosmos.

And I believe in Her Holy Daughter, born of the Holy Mother;
She Who rules all the energies of Creation,
Whose Nature is Perfect Love.

And I believe that there is She, Who stands beyond these Two,
Whose Name has not been spoken on this Earth;
for She is the Beginning and the End,
the First Principle and the Final Cause,
the unoriginated Origin of Being;
the Great Mother of all that is and all that is not;

I believe in the Seven Janae, the Seven Great Powers of Dea.
I believe that they are the Living Streams of Virtue
who flow from the Mother and that together,
these Living Streams form the River of Life.

I believe that through the Holy Daughter,
we are assumed to Eternal Communion
with the Eternal One, Madria Dea,
in the Completion of the Wholeness of Her Will.

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The Janite Trinitarii Deanic Faith. Valid & legally ordained Janite Order of Priestesses