of the Goetia
intend to call any evil spirit,
know the seal of this spirit,
must draw on parchment during the ritual.
show the seal of evil spirits from the goetia.
He appeareth in divers shapes,
sometimes like a Cat,
sometimes like a Toad, and sometimes
like a Man,
and sometimes all these forms
He speaketh hoarsely.
This is his character which is
used to be worn as a
Lamen before him who calleth
or else he will not do thee homage.
He teaches all Languages or Tongues
He hath power also to destroy
Dignities both Spiritual and Temporal,
and causeth Earthquakes.
He was of the Order of Virtues.
This Spirit is of a Good Nature,
and his office is to declare
things Past and to Come,
and to discover all things Hid
He appeareth in the form of a
little Horse or Ass,
and then into Human shape doth
he change himself at the request of the Master.
He speaketh with a hoarse voice.
He ruleth over 30 Legions of
He teaches all Liberal Sciences,
and giveth account of Dead Souls
that died in sin.
He answereth truly of things
Hidden or Secret.
He causeth Diseases and cureth
Again, he giveth great Wisdom
and Knowledge in Mechanical Arts;
and can change men into other
He is a good Familiar,
but tempteth them he is a familiar
of to steal.
He telleth all things Past and
He procureth feuds and reconcileth
controversies between friends.
He giveth understanding of the
singing of Birds,
and of the Voices of other creatures,
such as the barking of Dogs.
He breaketh the Hidden Treasures
open that have been laid by the
Enchantments of Magicians.
He is of the Order of Virtues,
of which some part he retaineth still;
and he knoweth all things Past,
and to come,
and conciliateth Friends and
be in Power.
This Spirit can teach all Arts
and Sciences, and other secret things.
He bindeth or maketh any man
subject unto the Magician if he so desire it.
He giveth good Familiars, and
such as can teach all Arts.
He is to be observed towards
He is of the Order of Dominations.
Now if thou callest this Spirit
Paimon alone, thou must make him some offering.
He teaches Philosophy, both Moral
and the Logic Art, and also the
Virtues of all Herbs and Plants.
He healeth all distempers in
man, and giveth good Familiars.
He telleth all things, Past,
Present, and to Come,
and showeth the meaning and resolution
of all questions thou mayest ask.
He conciliateth and reconcileth
and giveth Honour and Dignity
He enflameth men with Womenís
and Women with Menís love;
and causeth them also to show
themselves naked if it be desired.
He is very furious at his first
appearance, that is,
while the Exorcist layeth his
for to do this he must hold a
Hazel Wand in his hand,
striking it out towards the South
and East Quarters,
make a triangle,without the Circle,
and then command him into it
by the Bonds and Charges of Spirits
as hereafter followeth.
And if he doth not enter into
the triangle, at your threats,
rehearse the Bonds and Charms
and then he will yield Obedience
and come into it,
and do what he is commanded by
He causeth all great Battles
and maketh wounds to putrefy
that are made with Arrows by Archers.
He discovereth hidden things,
and knoweth things to come; and of Wars,
and how the Soldiers will or
He causeth the Love of Lords
and Great Persons.
His office is to cause Women
to love Men,
and to bring them together in
He also maketh them barren.
He telleth all things Past, and
and reconcileth Friends and Foes.
He knoweth the Virtues of Herbs
and Precious Stones,
and can transport men suddenly
from one country to another.
He causeth the Love of Women
and of Men to Women.
He knoweth all things hidden,
and can discover Treasure,
and tell all things Past, Present,
and to Come.
He can take a Body either Human
and answereth truly of all Earthly
things both Secret and Divine,
and of the Creation of the World.
He bringeth forth good Familiars.
His office is to make Men very
knowing in Astronomy,
and all other Liberal Sciences;
also he can give good Familiars,
knowing the virtues of Herbs
and Stones which be precious.
He knoweth all things Past, Present,
and to Come.
He maketh men witty and bold.
He maketh thee witty in all manner
and giveth true answers unto
He maketh men cunning in all
Arts and Sciences,
but especially in the Art of
He restoreth lost Dignities and
He teacheth all Arts and Sciences
in an instant,
and is an Author of Bloodshed
He teacheth all things Past,
and to Come.
If desired he causeth the love
both of Friends and of Foes.
He can make a Man to go Invisible.
He speaketh with a high and comely
He changeth the Place of the
and causeth the Spirits which
be under him to gather together upon your Sepulchres.
He giveth Riches unto a Man,
and maketh him Wise and Eloquent.
He giveth true Answers unto Demands.
He teacheth the Art of Rhetoric
very well and giveth Good Servants,
Knowledge of Tongues,
and Favours with Friends or Foes.
He giveth true answers, Past,
Present, and to Come.
Thou must make use of a Ring
in calling him forth,
as is before spoken of regarding
He can turn all metals into Gold.
He can give Dignities, and can
confirm them unto Man.
He speaketh with a, very clear
and subtle Voice.
He teacheth, and maketh men wonderfully
knowing in the Art of Rhetoric.
He causeth men to have a Good
and to have the knowledge and
understanding of Tongues.
He maketh one to be beloved of
his Foes as well as of his Friends.
He can give the understanding
how they may know the Virtues
of all Herbs and Precious Stones.
He teacheth the Arts of Logic
and Ethics in all their parts.
If desired he maketh men invisible,
and to live long, and to be eloquent.
He can discover Treasures and
recover things Lost.
He giveth the Ring of Virtues;
he teacheth the Arts of Arithmetic,
Astronomy, Geometry, and all
He giveth true and full answers
unto thy demands.
He maketh one Invincible.
He showeth the place where Treasures
and guardeth it.
He can deliver Familiars out
of the Custody of other Magicians,
and answereth truly and perfectly
of things Past, Present,
and to Come.
He can carry and re-carry men
very speedily from one Kingdom to another,
at the Will and Pleasure of the
Also he will wittingly urge Love
between Man and Woman.
He can raise Lightnings and Thunders,
Blasts, and Great Tempestuous Storms.
And he giveth True Answers both
of Things Secret and Divine,
And he is a strong fighter.
He was of the Order of Dominations.
He is a Poet, good and excellent.
And he will be willing to perform
He hath hopes also to return
to the Seventh Throne
after 1,200 years more, as he
said unto Solomon.
He speaketh with a hoarse Voice.
His Office is to build up Towers,
and to furnish them with Ammunition
and to send Men-of-Warto places
He can build Houses and High
and can bring to thy Knowledge
Enemiesí Desires and Thoughts,
and that which they have done.
He giveth Good Familiars.
If thou makest a Sacrifice unto
him he will receive it kindly and willingly,
but he will deceive him- that
His office is to steal Treasures
out Kingís Houses,
and to carry it whither he is
and to destroy Cities and Dignities
of Men, and to tell all things,
Past and What Is, and what Will
and to cause Love between Friends
He was of the Order of Thrones.
His office is to slay Men,
and to drown them in the Waters,
and to overthrow Ships of War,
for he hath Power over both Winds
but he will not hurt any man
if he be commanded to the contrary
by the Exorcist.
He also hath hopes to return
to the Seventh Throne after 1,000 years.
His office is to govern the Waters,
and to guide Ships laden with
Arms, Armour, and Ammunition, etc.,
And at the request of the Exorcist
he can cause the seas to be right
stormy and to appear full of ships.
Also he maketh men to die in
by Putrefying Wounds or Sores,
and causing Worms to breed in
His office is to build high Towers,
Castles and Cities,
and-to furnish them with Armour,
Also he can afflict Men for many
Wounds and with Sores rotten
and full of Worms.
He giveth Good Familiars at the
request of the Exorcist.
His Office is to take away the
Hearing, or Understanding of
any Man or Woman at the command of the Exorcist;
and to steal money out of the
houses of Kings,
and to carry it again in 1,200
If commanded he will fetch Horses
at the request of the Exorcist,
or any other thing.
But he must first be commanded
into a Triangle,
Ò, or else he will deceive
and tell him many Lies.
He can discover all things that
and not kept by Wicked Spirits.
His Office is to discover Things
Witches, Wizards, and Things
Past, and to Come.
He, at the command of the Exorcist
will build Towers,
overthrow Great Stone Walls,
and make the Waters rough with
His Office is to make one knowing
Geometry, and other Arts
He teacheth the Virtues of Precious
Stones and Woods.
He changeth Dead Bodies, and
putteth them in another place;
also he lighteth seeming Candles
upon the Graves of the Dead.
His Office is to procure the
Love of Woman, and to tell Things Past,
Present, and to Come.
He also procureth Friendship
between Friends and Foes.
He was of the Order of Potestates
His Office is to make Men wise,
and to instruct them in divers
things; also to Transmute all Metals into Gold;
and to change Wine into Water,
and Water into Wine.
He, at the Command of the Exorcist,
will produce Great Noises like
the Rushings of many Waters,
although there be none.
He warmeth Waters, and discovereth
He was of the Order of Potestates,
or Powers, before his fall,
as he declared unto the King
His Office is to teach the Arts
Astrology, Rhetoric, Logic, Cheiromancy,
and Pyromancy, in all their parts,
He speaketh with a hoarse Voice,
giving True Answers of Things
Past, Present, and to Come.
He maketh men to go Invisible,
and also to be Witty.
He is a Good Disputer.
His Office is to give unto Men
the Understanding of all Birds,
Lowing of Bullocks, Barking of
Dogs, and other Creatures;
and also of the Voice of the
He giveth True Answers of Things
He was of the Order of Angels,
but now ruleth over 30 Legions of Spirits Infernal.
His Office is to teach Philosophy
and to constrain Souls.
Deceased to come before the Exorcist
to answer those questions
which he may wish to put to them,
His Office is to tell of all
Things Past, Present, and to Come;
and of Treasures Hid,
and what they lie in; and to
procure the Love of Women both Young and Old.
His Office is to teach the Virtues
of the Stars,
and to know the Mansions of the
Planets, and how to understand their Virtues.
He also transformeth Men, and
he giveth Dignities, Prelacies,
and Confirmation thereof; also
Favour with Friends and with Foes.
He maketh Men Witty.
He can turn Wine into Water,
and Blood into Wine, also Water into Wine.
He can turn all Metals into Coin
of the Dominion that Metal is of.
He can even make Fools wise.
His Office is to sow Discords.
If the Exorcist have not a care,
he will slay both him and his fellows.
He can teach Geometry perfectly.
He maketh Men very subtle therein;
and in all Things pertaining
unto Mensuration or Astronomy.
He can transform a Man into the
Likeness of a Bird.
Also he can cause Trees to bend
and incline according to the Exorcistís Will.
He giveth Excellent Familiars.
His Office is to discover the
Virtues of Birds and Precious Stones,
and to make the Similitude of
all kinds of Birds to fly before the Exorcist,
singing and drinking as natural
His office is to give True Answers
of Hidden Treasures,
and to tell where Serpents may
The which he will bring unto
without any Force or Strength
being by him employed.
He giveth True Answers of all
things, Present, Past, and to Come.
But if he be not commanded into
he will Lie in all these Things,
and deceive and beguile the Exorcist
in these things,
or in such and such business.
He will, lastly, talk of the
Creation of the World, and of Divinity,
and of how he and other Spirits
He destroyeth and burneth up
those who be the
Enemies of the Exorcist should
he so desire it;
also he will not suffer him to
be tempted by any other Spirit or otherwise
He ruleth over all Spirits in
the parts of Africa.
His Office is to teach perfectly
Logic, Rhetoric, and to discover
things Lost or Hidden,
His Office is to distribute Presentations
and Senatorships, etc.;
and to cause favour of Friends
and of Foes.
He giveth excellent Familiars,
and governeth 50 Legions of Spirits.
Note well that this King Belial
must have Offerings,
Sacrifices and Gifts presented
unto him by the Exorcist,
or else he will not give True
Answers unto his Demands.
But then he tarrieth not one
hour in the Truth,
unless he be constrained by Divine