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Early Masonry In Great Britain

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


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Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL11921043M
ISBN 101430409142
ISBN 109781430409144

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pt. 1. The history, charges, and regulations of free masons -- pt. 2. The songs usually sung in lodges, prologues and epilogues spoken at the theatres in London in honour of the craft, with an account of all the places where regular lodges are held. Anti-Masonry (alternatively called anti-Freemasonry) is "avowed opposition to Freemasonry". However, there is no homogeneous anti-Masonic movement. Anti-Masonry consists of radically differing criticisms from sometimes incompatible groups who are hostile to Freemasonry in some form. 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. B. C., commonly reck-oned as B. C., which, added to . Origin myths and theories Early Masonic sources. The earliest masonic texts each contain some sort of a history of the craft, or mystery, of oldest known work of this type, The Halliwell Manuscript, or Regius Poem, dates from between and This document has a brief history in its introduction, stating that the "craft of masonry" began with Euclid in Egypt, and came to.

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GOULD’S HISTORY OF FREEMASONRY. THROUGHOUT THE WORLD. VOLUME 1. period of Freemasonry will be held to have extended to and the special circumstances which distinguish the early Masonry of Scotland THE ANTIQUITIES OF FREEMASONRY 3 from that of its sister kingdom will, to the extent that may be requisite, be further considered when. This book is a new edition of David Stevenson's classic account of the origins of Freemasonry, a brotherhood of men bound together by secret initiatives, rituals and modes of identification with ideals of fraternity, equality, toleration and reason. Beginning in Britain, Freemasonry swept across Europe in the mid-eighteenth century in astonishing fashion--yet its origins are still hotly /5(4). “After becoming a member in , Britain's attitude towards the European Community continued to be unenthusiastic. Although trade with Europe greatly increased, most British continued to feel that they had not had any economic benefit from Europe. The early activities of the Grand Lodge were explicitly linked to aesthetic propaganda in support of Vitruvian architecture and opposed to Gothic traditions, seen as monkish and ignorant. In many ways, this innovative metropolitan Freemasonry was inclusive, as is evident from the prominence of Jewish and Huguenot membership of early lodges.