To one and all, blessings for Samhain


What is Covenant of the Goddess

In this series, we hope to dispel myths about The Covenant of the Goddess (COG) regarding what the organization is about, membership and its costs, and benefits to being a member. One of the first questions we want to address is if COG and their local councils are Facebook organizations. Q. Is the Covenant just …

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Candlemas or Imbolc

  According to, Candlemas, or Imbolc, is one of the four principal festivals of the Irish calendar, usually celebrated by the Gaels, other Celtic cultures, and modern Pagans at the beginning of February. Originally dedicated to the goddess Brigid, it was subverted by Christianity as St Brigid's Day. According to the Oxford Dictionary, Candlemas …

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The First Known Depiction of a Witch on a Broomstick

The First Known Depiction of a Witch on a Broomstick In the 15th century, the image of the witch flying on a broomstick first appeared, its meaning, laden with sexual and spiritual depravity. Allison Meier2 days ago As Halloween approaches, it offers a chance to delve into the occult, phantasmagoric, otherworldly, and haunted aspects of …

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Coming Together at MerryMeet 2016

There's a gathering of witches taking place this weekend. MerryMeet is the annual gathering for Covenant of the Goddess (CoG) and includes two days of workshops, rituals, lectures, local vendors and entertainment. Concurrently, during MerryMeet, the Covenant conducts its annual business meeting known as Grand Council (GC). GC is the forum for its members (covens …

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Psychic Fair in Orange County

Coming up on May 21st the Orange County Local Council Covenant of the Goddess (OCLC-CoG) will hold their annual Psychic Fair in Santa Ana from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Fair will be held at The Dragon & The Rose, which is located at 1636 E. Edinger Ave, Ste U, Santa Ana, California. On …

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