By Robert W. Sullivan IV
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“And Enoch walked with God: and he used to be no longer; for God took him.” - Genesis 5:24.
The Royal Arch of Enoch: The influence of Masonic Ritual, Philosophy, and Symbolism files an undiscovered old anomaly: how a excessive measure Masonic Ritual - constructed in France within the mid 1700’s - integrated parts of the ebook of Enoch which used to be thought of misplaced until eventually Freemason and traveller James Bruce back to Europe with copies from Ethiopia in 1773. those copies weren't translated into English till 1821 at Oxford collage. This excessive measure ritual - titled The Royal Arch of Enoch - files the restoration of the “Lost be aware of a grasp Mason”, the identify of God. it really is this ritual particularly that has outlined, between different issues, the yankee nationwide personality. The Royal Arch of Enoch additionally records the symbolic recovery of the solar because the ultimate icon in all of Freemasonry and because the best brand of imperial management and religiosity lifted from the traditional Mysteries, integrated into the Abrahamic Faiths, and carried on in either Blue inn and excessive measure Masonry.
This e-book offers a true existence “Da Vinci Code/National Treasure” secret which, until eventually the booklet of this publication, used to be formerly unknown to heritage and historians in either the East and West.
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