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An Introduction to the Symbolism of Freemasonry

by Albert Gallatin Mackey

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Freemasonry,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Social Science,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11863848M
    ISBN 101425366651
    ISBN 109781425366650

    This book goes into great detail about the past, present, and future of Freemasonry, and gives an excellent primer on the goings on with the Fraternity. In a way that is respectful to the customs and secrets of Freemasonry it gives the uniniated a glimpse into what Freemasonry is all about, but does it in a way that even those who are members 5/5(5). Introduction 5 Freemasonry 6 Masonic Formation 7 The Masonic Secret 7 Symbolism 8 Expectations—By you, of the Fraternity and vice versa 9 Officers of a Masonic Blue Lodge 10 Becoming a Mason 13 Duties and Rights of Entered Apprentices 28 Proficiency and Advancement 29 Mentorship 33 The California Masonic Code

      I discuss the basics of Freemasonry in my book, Freemasonry: An Introduction, which will shortly be available again through Amazon; interested readers may ask to be notified of this availability through sending me an e-mail at [email protected] A masterful early encyclopedia covering all areas of Freemasonry. Book availability. Best Masonic books on Freemasonry. Introductory. Complete Idiot's Guide to Freemasonry, The. by S. Brent Morris () An introduction to Freemasonry, its organization and practices, and includes illustrations. Book availability.

      The Square, Compass and open book. Often referred as the “Three Great Lights” of Masonry is the Square, the Compass and the open Book. The open book, holy book or book of truth can be a scripture book of choice depending on the preferences of the members in the Lodge even in many cases a book representing a common religious preference that they base their truths on.   Freemasonry: An Introduction to Heresy By Ed Decker. For a number of years now I have been in an intense study on the subject of Freemasonry. As many of you know, I spent 20 years in the Mormon Church where the temple rituals have been directly “lifted” from the Blue Lodge degrees.


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Introduction to Freemasonry – Entered Apprentice – by Carl H. Claudy Early History Many of Freemasonry's symbols and teachings go back to the very childhood of the race. Through these a direct relationship may be traced, in mind and heart and ideal, if not in written document, to such diverse ages and places as China four thousand years ago File Size: KB.

The Symbolism of Freemasonry: Illustrating and Explaining Its Science and Philosophy, Its Legends, Myths, and Symbols Albert Gallatin Mackey. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ Learning Masonic Ritual - The Simple, Systematic and Successful Way to /5(8). Looking for the best short introduction to the world of Masonry.

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Freemasonry uses the simplest of symbols, / An Introduction to Symbolism. This book by Brother Mackey on Symbolism has been written around the most familiar of Masonic objects. They are spread before us with all their scope as fully expressed as the printed page may communicate.

Here are truly the quarried treasures of the fraternity. The symbolism of Freemasonry; illustrating and explaining its science and philosophy, its legends, myths, and symbols / by Albert G.

Mackey. (New York: Clay and Maynard, ), by Albert Gallatin Mackey (page images at HathiTrust) Leo Taxil, Diana Vaughan et l'Église romaine: histoire d'une mystification. Meditations on Masonic Symbolism is Master Mason John R.

Heisman's reflective, scholarly exploration of the symbolism in the ritual of Freemasonry for Freemasons and non-Masons alike. While there is much to discover about the meaning of the hallmark Masonic symbols, there is nothing secret about Freemasonry's defining love for humanity.

Introduction To Freemasonry The Master's Book Details Hits: Chapter 1 the book of Masonic law—it has many names, such as Code, Methodical Digest, Ahiman Rezon, Constitution and By-laws, etc.; the Manual in which is printed all that may lawfully be put in type of the ritual and Ceremonies of the degrees, and most especially the by.

Freemasonry describes itself as a "'beautiful system of morality, veiled in allegory and illustrated by symbols".

The symbolism is mainly, but not exclusively, drawn from the tools of stonemasons – the square and compasses, the level and plumb rule, the trowel, the rough and smooth ashlars, among others.

Moral lessons are attributed to each. Let him who would receive all that Freemasonry has to give dig deeply into the symbolism, the history, the philosophy, the jurisprudence and the spiritual meanings of the Ancient Craft.

So, and only so, will he become a real Freemason - free to travel in foreign countries and receive Master's wages. Freemasonry: An Introduction, (), by Mark Koltko-Rivera. Mark's book is currently out-of-print, but we anticipate it will become available again in September Book Review, by Arturo de Hoyos: This easy-to-read introduction is one of the few books that delivers what it promises.

It explains what Freemasonry is, where it came from, and. More an explainer of the secrets, symbols and mythology of Freemasonry, The Apprentice – a Treatise on the First Degree of Freemasonry, is an introduction into the forgotten ideas behind the making of a mason.

This work explores the symbolism of that ritual journey from the perspective of what it. book, masonic, masonry, freemasonry.

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Amazon Kindle Edition; Kolko-Rivera Ph. Freemasonry Defined What is the definition of Freemasonry. In old England, it was defined as "a system of morality, veiled in allegory (or a story) and illustrated by symbols." Masonry is a course of moral instruction which uses both allegories and symbols to teach its lessons.

Freemasonry book. Read 18 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An experienced Freemason and award-winning psychologist provides a prec /5(18). ii Why “A Course on Masonic Symbolism?” Grand Lodge of Iowa, A. & A. Jerry L.

Levay, Grand Master, - Introduction In his Encylopedia of Freemasonry Brother Albert G. Mackey defines SYMBOL as a visible sign with which a spiritual feeling, emotion, or idea is Size: KB.

In Freemasonry we expand the definition of allegory to include metaphoric content which exists in our ritual, our tradition, and our symbolism. Regarding the veiled content and deeper meaning of our Ritual, Brother W.L.

Wilmhurst wrote [XII]. Carl H. Claudy was born inand died in The preceding year he had been named Honorary Passed Grand Master of North Dakota. Claudy's association with Freemasonry began inwhen, at the age of 29, he was raised a Master Mason in Harmony 17 in Washington, DC.

The Fundamental Philosophic Secrets within Masonry Download Book The Meaning of Masonry Wilmshurst Download Book The Pocket History of Freemasonry Download Book The World of Freemasonry Download Book Chronological History of Freemasonry (Dec ) Download Book The Early Masonic Catechisms by Ha.

The Symbolism of Freemasonry: Illustrating and Explaining Its Science and Philosophy, its Legends, this book is dedicated to you as a slight testimonial of regard for your personal character, and in grateful recollection of acts of friendship. to inquire into the historical origin of Freemasonry, as a necessary introduction to any.[xx] Carl Claudy, Introduction to Freemasonry, 3 vols.

(Washington, DC: ­The Temple Publishers, ) Vol.1, 8. The phrase originates as least as far back as William Preston who in wrote: “The whole is one regular system of morality, conceived in a strain of interesting allegory, which unfolds its beauties to the candid and industrious.Carl Claudy: Introduction to Freemasonry—Fellowcraft Page 1 of 25 As the Entered Apprentice Degree as a whole is symbolic of infancy and youth, a period of learning fundamentals, a beginning, so the Fellowcraft Degree is emblematic of manhood.