The Serpent Emblem

Sir Godfrey Higgins had written in Celtic Druids, “The notion of the Gnostics, above mentioned, probably originated in the tradition which ascribed superior wisdom to that reptile. “Be ye wise as serpents,” etc., was the injunction of Christ to his...

Masonry is a religion seeking to unite God and man

(By 33rd Degree Freemason, Manly P. Hall) – When the mob governs, man is ruled by ignorance; when the church governs, he is ruled by superstition; and when the state governs, he is ruled by fear. Before men can live together in harmony and understanding,...

In Masonry the sun has many symbols

In Masonry the sun has many symbols. One expression of the solar energy is Solomon, whose name SOL-OM-ON is the name for the Supreme Light in three different languages. Hiram Abiff, the CHiram (Hiram) of the Chaldees, is also a solar deity, and the story of his attack...