A lecture upon the origin of freemasonry

traced from the earliest known period up to the present century, collected from authentic records

Publisher: [s.n.] in Montreal

Written in English
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Statementby a freemason.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (14 fr.).
Number of Pages14
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ISBN 10066526786X

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The beginnings of this book contain very archaic language, but the struggle is worth the time given to study. It seems that most books are a variation of this material, or refer to this material. Whether it is "the definitive history of Freemasonry," or not, is up to debate/5(18). The Beginning of Masonry THE ancient Cosmic Science, of which Freemasonry is the modern survival, gives the date of its incep-tion, as that at which the above "Cardinal Signs" commenced their reign, viz.

C., commonly reck-oned as B. C., which, added to File Size: 5MB. This poem describes the origins of Freemasonry in Ancient Egypt or the modern city of Alexandria to be precise. It mentions that Euclid counterfeited geometry and gave it a new name of masonry. This was done to attract children of nobility in Ancient Egypt to this profession.

All articles and lectures published are of the responsibility of the author. The Museum of Freemasonry Foundation does not endorse any of its contents. The history of Freemasonry encompasses the origins, evolution and defining events of the fraternal organisation known as covers three phases.

Firstly, the emergence of organised lodges of operative masons during the Middle Ages, then the admission of lay members as "accepted" masons (a term reflecting the ceremonial “acception” process that made non stone masons members of.

THIS book, uniform in style and presentation with my earlier Freemasons' Guide and Compendium, which, in the main, dealt with Craft masonry, is an attempt to provide a simple explanation of the origin, rise, and development, and the customs, ritual, and symbolism, of Royal Arch masonry so far.

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This Lecture on the Origin of Freemasonry delivered in their Lodge of Instruction and by them deemed worthy of publication is respectfully dedicated by their faithful brother Robert Longfield Febru reflecting the idea that Freemasonry derived from ancient solar cults (this idea perhaps derived from Thomas Paine’s Essay on Free Masonry, but it reflects a more general intellectual fashion of the period to explain all manner of religions in terms of solar myths, as reflected in the works ofFile Size: 2MB.

Introduction To Freemasonry The Master's Book Details Hits: Chapter 1 PREPARING TO BE MASTER Bro FRED L. Pick concluded the Prestonian Lecture for with these words: “There would therefore appear to be some justification for the theory of Bro J. Shum Tuckett (The Origin The Museum of Freemasonry Foundation does not endorse.

The Age of Reason, Common Sense, Rights of Man and Crisis, Thomas Paine (/01/29 - /06/08) has not been proven to have been a freemason. A brilliant pamphleteer, his theory about the origins of Freemasonry is only of interest as an historical curiosity. Jump to navigation Jump to search. The origins of Freemasonry are not known definitively.

National organized Freemasonry began in with the founding of the Grand Lodge—an association of Masonic lodges—in England. However, Freemason societies have existed for much longer.

The most popular theory is that Freemasonry emerged out of the stonemasonry guilds of the Middle Ages. Working stonemasons had lodges where.

The Origin and Objects of Ancient Freemasonry Part 1 A Treatise To introduce the subject of Ancient Freemasonry at this period with a design to adduce anything new, at least to the enlightened, would be a work of supererogation, having the semblance of assumption, more than an effort to impart Size: 96KB.

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The Masonic historian, Albert G. Mackey, describes the Illuminati as a "secret society, founded on May 1,by Adam Weishaupt who was professor of canon law at the [Jesuit-controlled] University of Ingolstadt" (Encyclopedia of Freemasonry, Mackey p.

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The Scottish Rite Ritual Monitor and Guide 78 tain prisoners.3 In it again appears in the surname of “John le Fremassoun.”4 An-other early use appears in an August 9,entry in the city of London “letter-book H,” where two men are listed as “fremasons” by trade.5 The original use of the word. The Masonic Myth: Unlocking the Truth About the Symbols, the Secret Rites, and the History of Freemasonry () Knight, G.

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Maine Masonic Text BookFile Size: KB. Freemasonry is a relatively obscure subject with many myths surrounding the organization. This lecture attempts to provide some insight into the past and present background of freemasonry as a fraternal organization, highlight the main myths associated with freemasonry as well as to shatter these myths or illusions hovering over its membership.

The Volume of the Sacred Law is considered one of the landmarks of Freemasonry and Albert Mackey, in his Encyclopedia of Freemasonry, defines it as “an indispensable part of the furniture of every Lodge.” “Advisedly,” he says, “a Book of the Law, because it is not absolutely required that everywhere the Old and New Testaments.”.Pietre-Stones Review of Freemasonry is written by Master Masons and Masonic Scholars The Masonic Magazine where Freemasons find educational material for Masonic lodge lectures and their daily advancement in Masonic knowledge after initiation.

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6 p. 7. DUNCAN'S RITUAL AND MONITOR OF FREEMASONRY. ENTERED APPRENTICE, OR FIRST DEGREE. Seven Freemasons, viz., six Entered Apprentices and one Master Mason, acting under a charter or dispensation from some Grand Lodge, is the requisite number to constitute a Lodge of Masons, and to initiate a candidate to the First Degree of Masonry.

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