Meaning of Masonry

by W. L. Wilmshurst

Publisher: Rider in London

Written in English
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Number of Pages216
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This book is the eye opening book about masonry you have been looking for, While not a mason myself this book in my research answered so many questions and put many historical timelines into context.

This book is a lesson in self reflection that brings meaning to what has become wrote ritual/5. The Meaning of Masonry explores the Meaning of Masonry book behind the order, its cryptic rites and symbols, and uncovers its ultimate purpose.

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/5(75). The Meaning Of Masonry Paperback – March 7, by W. Wilmshurst (Author) out of 5 stars 49 ratings/5(49). Summary: This is a set of essays which discuss the esoteric side of Masonry. The author attempts to demonstrate that Masonry has a deeper meaning, specifically the striving for human perfection, and is firmly in the mainstream of traditional mystery : W.

Wilmshurst. This is a set of essays which discuss the esoteric side of Masonry. The author, Walter Leslie Wilmshurst, (b.d. ) attempts to demonstrate that Masonry has a deeper meaning, specifically the striving for human perfection, and is firmly in the mainstream of traditional mystery teachings.

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the general public today thinks of them as a social Free shipping over $/5(5). The Meaning of Masonry stresses the original purpose of Freemasonry as a “spiritual science,” a specialised form of mysticism designed to answer the timeless questions of those who seek self-knowledge: What am I?Whence come I.

Whither go I?” W. Wilmshurst was an initiate of Huddersfield Masonic Lodge in England and became a prominent author of books and articles on /5(8). The Meaning of Masonry by W. Wilmshurst. This book discloses the real purpose of modern Masonry, and clearly states the true body of teaching and practice concerning the Esoteric meaning of Masonic Ritual.

Written by a great mystic to promote a deeper understanding of the Fraternity. The papers here collected are written solely for members of the Masonic Order, constituted under the United Grand Lodge of England.

To all such they are offered in the best spirit of fraternity and goodwill and with the wish to render to the Order some small return for the profit the author has received from his association with it extending over thirty-two years.4/5(3). The Masonic Symbolism of Color In Symbolic Masonry we encounter reference to but three, the alternating black and white of the Mosaic pavement denoting the “dual principle;” the pure white of the Lily and the Blue color attributed to the Lodge and the Heavens which it is said to imitate in certain particulars.

The Meaning of Masonry – by W.L. Wilmshurst relationship of modern Masonry to the Ancient Mysteries, from which it is the direct, though greatly attenuated, spiritual descendant.

Thus in the five papers I have sought to provide a survey of the whole Masonic subject asFile Size: KB. masonry: [noun] something constructed of materials used by masons. the art, trade, or occupation of a mason. work done by a mason. The meaning of Masonry, however, is a subject usually left entirely unexpounded and that accordingly remains largely unrealized by its members save such few as make it their private study; the authorities of what in all other respects is an elaborately organized and admirably controlled community have hitherto made no provision for explaining.

In this classic book the author, himself a Mason, reveals the relationship between modern Masonry and the Ancient Mysteries; the philosophy and meaning of the symbols and rites of the Craft.

Masonry is the building of structures from individual units, which are often laid in and bound together by mortar; the term masonry can also refer to the units themselves. The common materials of masonry construction are brick, building stone such as marble, granite, and limestone, cast stone, concrete block, glass block, and y is generally a highly durable form of construction.

W.L WILMHURST. Nice original masonic book presented by. Quite Scarce and collectable amongst the masonic, freemasonry, lodge historians/collectors etc. Quite scarce and nice collectable. The book itself is in good clean condition the dust cloth is a bit tatty but has done a good job of preserving the cloth bound hardback blue cover which has gold coloured gilt lettering to spine and front Rating: % positive.

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A great and interesting read. Pretty deep at times. The book is written for Freemasons so some of it would be easier to understand to those more versed in the craft.

A fine book, theme, and call for masons to dig deeper. Read full review/5(2). Masonry, by means of a series of dramatic representations, is intended to furnish those who care to discover its purport and to take advantage of the hints it throws out in allegorical form, with an example and with instructions by which our return to the "East" may be accelerated.

The Meaning of Masonry explores the beliefs behind the order, its cryptic rites and symbols, and uncovers its ultimate purpose. Book Description This book discloses the real purpose of modern Masonry, and clearly states the true body of teaching and practice concerning the Esoteric meaning of Seller Rating: % positive.

Albert Pike – The Meaning of Masonry SUCH, my brethren, is the subject on which I have been requested to address you. Some who have the interests of Masonry at heart, have thought it was possible to say something upon this subject that might tend to remove erroneous impressions, to.

The book was most instructive, as you might guess from the title, as to the meaning of masonry. It is my experience that if you ask masons what the meaning of /5(58).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 3 preliminary leaves, [5] pages, 1 leaf ; 22 cm: Contents: The position and possibilities of the masonic order --The deeper symbolism of masonry --Masonry as a philosophy --Further notes on craft symbolism --The holy royal arch --The relation of masonry to the ancient mysteries.

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The Book M: or Masonry Triumphant by William Smith Transcribed and Edited by R.’.W.’. Gary L. Heinmiller Director, Onondaga & Oswego Masonic Districts Historical Societies [OMDHS] April Leonard Umfreville, Printer - b.

23 Dec ; d. 9 Mar was the third son of Captain Thomas Umfreville. He was an File Size: KB. There is, of course, only one answer, but that answer is the confession of a simple faith - the simple faith of Masonry.

We do not enquire a candidate's religion, but we do insist on a belief in a Supreme Being - faith in the Great Architect of the Universe is the rock foundation on. The Meaning of Masonry W. L. Wilmshurst’s The Meaning of Masonry is a classic.

First published inThe Meaning of Masonry has challenged and encouraged Masons for nearly a century to look beyond the exoteric explanations and meanings assigned to the symbols and lectures of the Craft.The Meaning of Masonry | This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series.

Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.THIS book, uniform in style and presentation with my earlier Freemasons' Guide and Compendium, which, in the main, dealt with Craft masonry, is an attempt to provide a simple explanation of the origin, rise, and development, and the customs, ritual, and symbolism, of Royal Arch masonry so far.