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Symbolism

Why Does Freemasonry Use Odd Symbols?

Skulls, architectural tools, mallets, aprons... all of these things can we weird. So why does Freemasonry use so many odd… Read More

Why is Freemasonry a Ritual Practice?

What makes something a “ritual?” Is it an evil connotation? Is it something sinister? Why then is Freemasonry considered a… Read More

God and Freemasonry | Symbols and Symbolism

A philosophical exploration of the meaning of God in the esoteric practice of Freemasonry. Read More

Geometry in Freemasonry | Symbols and Symbolism

In this episode, we explore the significance of Geometry as it relates to Freemasonry. An old attribution, its scientific and… Read More

The Masonic Apron | Symbols and Symbolism

In this episode we look at the definition of what the masonic apron represents. Of the many emblems of Freemasonry, none… Read More

The Beehive | Symbols and Symbolism

In this episode of Symbols and Symbols we examine the Masonic symbol of the beehive, a symbol that Mackey, in… Read More

Volume of the Sacred Law

Few elements in Freemasonry are as contentious as the holy book on the altar of the lodge. Is their a… Read More

Ordo Ab Chao | Symbols and Symbolism

In this installment of Symbols and Symbolism, we explore the origins of the Latin phrase ordo ab chao better known as order out… Read More

Great Architect of the Universe – Symbols and Symbolism

In this installment of Symbols and Symbolism, we look at Albert Mackey's Encyclopedia of Freemasonry definition of the Great Architect… Read More

Riding the Goat – Symbols and Symbolism

In this edition of Symbols and Symbolism, we look at a reading from Albert G. Mackey’s Encyclopedia of Freemasonry on the subject of… Read More