There are very few things that are secret in freemasonry
, what they call the modes of recognition - the funny handshakes, the words given to candidates when they come in," provincial grand master Gareth Jones said.
Ascending stairs remind a member of the path to higher levels of Freemasonry
, with another "G" at the top as the ultimate goal.
Rob Morris, Freemasonry
and the Order of the Eastern Star" is based on more than 200 letters Morris and his family members composed while Morris was traveling.
Since it started in the Ottoman Empire some 200 years ago, Freemasonry
has been banned many times.
Only the other night we interviewed two prospective young candidates who will be coming into the lodge shortly," says Mr Laws, who last April released a book, A History of Freemasonry
in Wallsend, in an attempt to demystify some of his lodge's activities.
The organisation is renowned for private rituals, but Sam Robinson, who meets at the hall regularly, said Freemasonry
was opening up and bringing itself into the 21st century.
After I moved to Las Cruces, New Mexico, I transferred my membership to the local lodge, where a banner with the Latin crosses of the Trinity violated all the tenets of Freemasonry
has been the topic of much wonder in history.
The origins of and occurrences in the obscure society, considered by many to be a secret one with closed membership, have already been probed online in The Journal for Research into Freemasonry
and Fraternalism and are now set to be released in hard copy next week.
Manama A Kuwaiti political activist has challenged a lawmaker who had accused her of promoting freemasonry
in the country to an open debate in the presence of the media.
Let us remember that Christianity and Freemasonry
are, by their nature, irreconcilable" I urge everyone to read Chapter IV of a highly singular book, Freemasonry
and the Anti-Christian Movement by a brilliant Jesuit, Rev.
Robinson, the founder of the Masonic Information Center, Born in Blood: The Lost Secrets of Freemasonry
is a historical account of the Freemasons grounded on years of research, piecing together the mystery of their origins with the ingenuity of a skilled detective.
DAN Brown's follow-up to The Da Vinci Code - a novel about Freemasonry
called The Lost Symbol - is not selling as well as expected.
is rich in symbols, and many are ubiquitous like the pentagram, or five-pointed star, or the "all-seeing eye" in the Great Seal of the United States, but most symbols are not unique to Freemasonry
, Kinney said.
My concern derived from the salience of freemasonry
, reflected in debates in the standards committee and the Assembly as a whole.