Brother Tehuti Evans is a member of Redemption Lodge No. 24 MWPHGLDC. He is currently Secretary (and Past Master) of the David A. McWilliams Sr. Research and Education Lodge and also Grand Historian and Archivist for the Grand Lodge and Secretary and Keeper of the Seal and Archives for Jonathan … [Read more...] about Meet Brother Tehuti Evans
How many of us understand what Hermetic thought is, beyond the idea of "hermetically sealed"? Some time back I attended a lecture, presented by a lodge here in Southern California, by Dr. Stephan Hoeller, the Gnostic "Bishop" of Los Angeles. His title, I assure you, is not a pun or insult, but a … [Read more...] about The Hermetic Foundations of the American Republic
Recently I attended a Festive Board of Jewel P. Lightfoot Lodge No 1283, Grand Lodge of Texas AF & AM. The guest speaker DDGM John Tolbert made a passionate presentation on Hermeticism and Freemasonry using slides as illustrations. That made his presentation peppered with pictures which is what … [Read more...] about Hermetic Philosophy and Freemasonry
Masonic tradition has had a rich application of the notion that it is imbued with a Hermetic philosophy with very little explanation of what that means. At no time, in the teachings of the fraternity, is a candidate or member handed a pamphlet, booklet or tract explaining what Hermetic has to do … [Read more...] about Freemasonry and the Hermetic Arts
In case you woke today feeling different, it could be because your zodiac sign has changed. From the Minneapolis Star Tribune: The ancient Babylonians based zodiac signs on the constellation the sun was "in" on the day a person was born. During the ensuing millenniums, the moon's gravitational … [Read more...] about What’s your zodiac sign? No, really, what is it now?
By Carlos Antonio Martinez, Jr., J.D., PH.D., M.A., 33º ANCIENT MYSTERIES AND SYMBOLISM With respect to the term “Mysteries”, no semi-educated mind can doubt that Symbols (especially Masonic symbols) were the Universal Language of Ancient Theology. For the Tutors of the Ancient World - in likeness … [Read more...] about Symbols and Symbolism
AN OMITTED INDISPENSABLE PART OF OUR RITUAL By Carlos Antonio Martinez, Jr., J.D., PH.D., M.A., 33º The Chamber of Reflection... After being told a few words of warning calling for the reconsideration on the steps he is about to take, mysterious words bearing a contrasting and intimidating … [Read more...] about The Anteroom or Chamber of Reflection
By Carlos Antonio Martinez, Jr., J.D., PH.D., M.A., 33º Read - Is CoMasonry the Antidote part 1 Read - Is CoMasonry the Antidote part 2 The pre-revolutionary condition and philosophy of illustration of the era, propitiated the strengthening of the Principle of Equality between a man and a … [Read more...] about Is CoMasonry The Antidote? – Part 3