Ecclesia Ordinis Caelestis Templum Olympicus/Celestial Order and Temple of Olympus

Festival for Fides

October 1

(Roman) Ancient: Kal. Oct. (new moon).
A minor festival in honor of Fides (Good Faith). The priests show their good faith, and protect the shrine from pollution, by wrapping their hands as far as their fingers. Similarly, the right hand of the image of the Goddess was bound in white. [SFR 189–90]