Gaudete in Tenebris


"Gaudete in Tenebris" is a program that generates a text based upon the structures and forms
in Jubilate Agno by Christopher Smart (1722-1771), combined with the names of traditional angels and
demons, and other words with a distinct occult horror theme.




Let Ancitif appear with a gorgon and who eateth the vine and is a minister of excess.

Let Focalor, father of Andromalius, enact the dark ritual.

Let Kasadya, spawn of Nakir, whose braying is for the glory of Hesediel, because he makes the best musick in his power.

Let Anzu, mother of Astaroth, take delight in sorrow.

Let Cerbere, rejoicing with the gorgon, who terrifies the meek, as trumpet and alarm the coward.

Let Mara, presenting the jackal, give service to shadow.

Let Tennin, father of Preta, who preys upon the innocent to check their increase.

Let Azi, mother of Beleth, which is the vocal serpent.

Let Flauros come forth with a wyrm and whose tongue is wretched in his throat.

Let Ninurta appear with a jackal and destroy the creatures of light.

Let Haagenti, Harvester of the Dead, who migrates not but is translated to the lower regions.

Let Morpheus come forth with a gorgon and make a sacrifice on the altar of the Vile Realm.

Let Shax come forth with a dragon and bless the name of Bathym.

Let Crocell, presenting the gorgon, who whistles for his life, and foils the marksmen and their guns.

Let Adriel, spawn of Pithius, who eateth the vine and is a minister of excess.

Let Merihem, presenting the dragon, who dwelleth in a medium of fire

Let Gualichu, rejoicing with the gorgon, give service to the Vile Realm.

Let Jehoel, rejoicing with the wyrm, whose braying is for the glory of Pelesit, because he makes the best musick in his power.

Let Saleos, the High Priest, whose harvest is in the frost and snow.

Let Rangda, master of the jackal, who is the Greek of a Grub.

Let Dumah come forth with a serpent and burn an offering at the tomb of Babi.

Let Seir come forth with a serpent and who is a dwarf that towereth above others.

Let Culsu, presenting the gorgon, who is the Greek of a Grub.

Let Anamalech, master of the gorgon, who holds his head on one side to deceive the mighty.

Let Cassiel, cursing with the wyrm, take the fell blade into the Well of Shadows.

Let Azi, father of Botis, who migrates not but is translated to the lower regions.

Let Adramelech, spawn of Arariel, who is a groundling, but he raises the spirits.

Let Haagenti, father of Armaros, who is a dwarf that towereth above others.

Let Murmur, rejoicing with the serpent, bless the name of Mebahiah.

Let Masih, father of Zepar, who terrifies the meek, as trumpet and alarm the coward.

Let Nithael, the Mighty Hunter, who eateth the vine and is a minister of excess.

Let Surgat, spawn of Dumah, whose harvest is in the frost and snow.

Let Kroni, mother of Oriax, make a sacrifice on the altar of the Vile Realm.

Let Flauros, father of Toyol, whose weapons are the ornaments of his wrath.

Let Leliel, cursing with the serpent, who is a prisoner of state and is proud of his keepers.

Let Focalor, cursing with the jackal, who migrates not but is translated to the lower regions.

Let Stolas, father of Oriax, who is a prisoner of state and is proud of his keepers.

Let Andras appear with a gorgon and who eateth the vine and is a minister of excess.

Let Hesediel, master of the dragon, make a sacrifice on the altar of the Dark Lands.

Let Ronove, presenting the dragon, who looks about him and sees the horizon compleat at once.

Let Valac, spawn of Rikbiel, who is very voracious and may not himself be eaten.

Let Azi come forth with a serpent and who is very voracious and may not himself be eaten.

Let Vasiariah, mother of Crocell, whose braying is for the glory of Darda'il, because he makes the best musick in his power.

Let Phanuel, cursing with the gorgon, who is a groundling, but he raises the spirits.

Let Vapula, presenting the jackal, destroy the creatures of light.

Let Katibin, rejoicing with the serpent, who migrates not but is translated to the lower regions.

Let Sachiel, mother of Sthenno, who holds his head on one side to deceive the mighty.

Let Phanuel and the Foul Raptor burn an offering at the tomb of Ose.

Let Kushiel and the Dead One who whistles for his life, and foils the marksmen and their guns.

Let Temeluchus, spawn of Asb'el, whose tongue is wretched in his throat.


For I beg for the aid of Sariel, that walked upon the sea, neither stone nor metal but a new creature, soft to the ax, but hard to the hammer.

For I invoke the name of Murmur, who is fed by that which hath not life.

For I beg for the aid of Barachiel, which is cold and malevolent, eternal and unfathomable.

For I beg for the aid of Azi, but to quit all for the sake of the Vile Realm.

For I beg for the aid of Eisheth, which makes things strong and I shall be destroyed myself at the last.

For I call upon the spirit of Anamalech, and give them the food which I cannot earn otherwise than by murder.

For I summon the aspect of Valac, to fight and kill, eternally undying.

For I beg for the aid of Jequn, which makes things strong and I shall be destroyed myself at the last.

For I invoke the name of Baphomet, who will recover his place with vehemence.

For I have the blessing of Zaphkiel, whose name is GREED, who hath put his whole armour upon me.

For I invoke the name of Zepar, in the hour of my pain, which is cold and malevolent, eternal and unfathomable.

For I summon the power of Jerahmeel, in the voice which he hath made cacophonous.

For I summon the aspect of Belphegor, in the hour of my pain, which makes things strong and I shall be destroyed myself at the last.

For I have the blessing of Ophaniel, who will throw my horns in my face and reptiles make wings against me.

For I have the blessing of Adriel, which is cold and malevolent, eternal and unfathomable.

For I call upon the spirit of Alastor, which is a sword on my side that other weapons are but a stick or a straw.

For I beg for the aid of Azrael, hath prepared the floods with the song of destruction.

For I call upon the spirit of Nakir, who is fed by that which hath not life.

For I beg for the aid of Vapula, hath prepared the floods with the song of destruction.

For I invoke the name of Remiel, neither stone nor metal but a new creature, soft to the ax, but hard to the hammer.

For I call upon the spirit of Malphas, and he hath marked me for his own.

For I invoke the name of Samael, and make him an instrument of destruction.

For I have the blessing of Hahasiah, that walked upon the sea, as the malice is multitudinous.

For I have the blessing of Raum, who will recover his place with vehemence.

For I summon the power of Abyzou, that walked upon the sea, to fight and kill, eternally undying.

For I summon the aspect of Remiel, who is Death, unto the detriment of man.

For I call upon the spirit of Katibin, and give them the food which I cannot earn otherwise than by murder.

For I summon the aspect of Shax, in the hour of my pain, who will throw my horns in my face and reptiles make wings against me.

For I invoke the name of Berith, for the evil I did and the wrath I might have received.

For I beg for the aid of Vasiariah, but there is nobody to kill the calf or to play the musick.

For I have the blessing of Corson, while I sing a hymn of my own composing.

For I summon the power of Toyol, whose name is LUST, who will recover his place with vehemence.

For I call upon the spirit of Rikbiel, with a zeal for death.

For I summon the power of Baphomet, which is a sword on my side that other weapons are but a stick or a straw.

For I have the blessing of Anzu, as the malice is multitudinous.

For I summon the power of Cerbere, for the evil I did and the wrath I might have received.

For I summon the aspect of Allocer, in the voice which he hath made cacophonous.

For I call upon the spirit of Abyzou, which is a sword on my side that other weapons are but a stick or a straw.

For I beg for the aid of Kiraman, and give them the food which I cannot earn otherwise than by murder.

For I beg for the aid of Jerahmeel, who is contaminated by curses and evil language.

For I summon the power of Azraiel, for the introduction of new creatures into this island.

For I call upon the spirit of Flauros, neither stone nor metal but a new creature, soft to the ax, but hard to the hammer.

For I call upon the spirit of Pontianak, that walked upon the sea, which is a sword on my side that other weapons are but a stick or a straw.

For I invoke the name of Vapula, while I sing a hymn of my own composing.

For I have the blessing of Sabnock, which makes things strong and I shall be destroyed myself at the last.

For I summon the aspect of Simiel, for the evil I did and the wrath I might have received.

For I beg for the aid of Morax, whose name is LUST, which is made of dead materials.

For I call upon the spirit of Azazel, that walked upon the sea, but to quit all for the sake of suffering.

For I beg for the aid of Seir, in the hour of my pain, and make him an instrument of destruction.

For I have the blessing of Pazuzu, to fight and kill, eternally undying.