"This is Albert Pikes' 861 web page quantity of 'lectures' at the esoteric roots of Freemasonry, in particular the 32-degree Scottish ceremony. till 1964, this e-book was once given to each Mason finishing the 14th measure within the Southern jurisdiction of the USA Scottish ceremony Freemasons. Masonic lectures are ordinary oral shows given in the course of initiation to a brand new measure. Lectures offer history fabric for initiates and the talk about tasks of the measure usually phrases. they don't current information of the rituals, gestures, regalia, etc., for which one needs to seek advice different books on Masonry.
Pike states correct off that 1/2 the textual content is copied from different works. regrettably none of those rates are appropriately pointed out, and in general it is just a shift fashionable which permits us to spot a quote. There also are lapses of truth and good judgment. So it might be a mistake to exploit this paintings as an authoritative resource with no extra study and important considering. That stated, Morals and Dogma is a giant, rambling treasure-house of esoteric facts, relatively at the Kabalah and historic secret religions. no matter if you simply browse those pages or research it from one finish to the opposite, it is a must-read booklet for somebody trying to find long-lost wisdom. " (Quote from sacred-texts.com)
Table of Contents:
Publisher's Preface; Preface; Apprentice; The Fellow-craft; The grasp; mystery grasp; excellent grasp; Intimate Secretary; Provost and decide; Intendant Of The development; pick Of The 9; Illustrious decide on Of The Fifteen; elegant decide on Of The Twelve; Or Prince Ameth; Grand grasp Architect; Royal Arch Of Solomon; Grand pick, excellent, and elegant Mason; bankruptcy Of Rose Croix; Knight Of The East Or Of The Sword; Prince Of Jerusalem; Knight Of The East And West; Knight Rose Croix; Council Of Kadosh; Grand Pontiff; Grand grasp Of All Symbolic inns; Noachite, Or Prussian Knight; Knight Of The Royal awl Or Prince Of Libanus; leader Of The Tabernacle; Prince Of The Tabernacle; Knight Of The Brazen Serpent; Prince Of Mercy, Or Scottish Trinitarian; Knight Commander Of The Temple; Knight Of The solar, Or Prince Adept; Grand Scottish Knight Of St. Andrew; Knight Kadosh; Consistory; Grand Inspector Inquisitor Commander; chic Prince Of The Royal Secret
About the Publisher:
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