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Symbolic Significance Of The Masonic Five Senses

by H. L. Haywood

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

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    Open LibraryOL11895072M
    ISBN 101428690360
    ISBN 109781428690363

    The Compass is a masonic symbol reminding Masons to keep their actions within the limits of Masonry and possibility. The Square is a reminder to always measure their actions against the perfections of Masonry. Representing God and Geometry. Obeyed by the Sun, Moon and Stars and able to direct Comets, the Masonic Symbol The All Seeing Eye sees. In Freemasonry seven brethren are required to open or work a lodge: three Master Masons, two Fellowcraft and two Entered apprentice. While those fascinated by numerology will make much of the two rows of seven tassels found on most Master Mason aprons, this was an aesthetic choice made by regalia makers and has no masonic significance.

    Arts and Sciences, Five Orders of Architecture, Five Human Senses, and other symbolic associations of the staircase. Since these are so intertwined, it seems best to begin with a discussion of the number of Masons required to form a lodge. It has long been a point of Masonic tradition that some number of masons are required toFile Size: 68KB. Weekly episodes - Masonic papers Freemasonry for today. Masonic tracing board with a Portal to another Dimension appearing between the pillars of Heaven and Earth. There are three degrees of masonic tracing boards: Initiate (first degree) - view of the. The Masonic Ladder and the Great Chain of Being - See The Royal Secret book Mais.

    The five points should remind us also of other masonic "fives". The five orders of arch itecture, the five points of fellowship, the five senses and the five who must be present in order for a Lodge to be held. The star is also said to represent the Morning Star which is yet another symbol of rebirth which is so significant to each of us. In what degree are the lessons of the five senses explained? FIXED LIGHTS. What are the fixed lights of a Lodge? FLOOR. Of what is the Mosaic pavement emblematic? FOOT TO FOOT. What is the symbolism of the foot in Masonry? MASONRY DEFINED FOREIGN CORRESPONDENCE.


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Symbolic Significance Of The Masonic Five Senses by H. L. Haywood Download PDF EPUB FB2

Symbolic Significance Of The Masonic Five Senses [Haywood, H. L.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Symbolic Significance Of The Masonic Five SensesAuthor: H. Haywood. In the Fellowcraft degree of Freemasonry, there is a lecture that follows that includes discussion of the five senses.

They are so described as to their pertinence to Masonry and Masonic recognition, but have a much deeper meaning. The five senses are seeing, hearing, smelling, touching, and tasting. These faculties assist the person in experiencing. Symbolic Significance Of The Masonic Five Senses: ISBN () Softcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC, Symbolic Significance Of The Word Destitution.

The explanations of the Five Orders of Architecture, the Five Senses and the Seven Liberal Arts and Sciences no longer embrace the essentials of a first-class education, but think not less of the degree on that account, since it is Symbolic Significance Of The Masonic Five Senses book be understood symbolically, not.

Five is the marriage of the hieros gamos as combination of feminine and the masculine. Feminine being even, as 2, in frequency and masculine being odd as 3 in frequency = 5. The number five symbolizes meditation; religion; versatility.

It represents the five senses (taste, touch, smell, sight, hearing) everywhere except in the East. Masonic Numbers THREE SENSES. Of the five human senses, the three which are the most important in Masonic symbolism are Seeing, Hearing, and Feeling, because of their respective reference to certain modes of recognition, and because, by their use, Freemasons are enabled to practice that universal language the possession of which is the boast of the Order.

Masonic Shoe – The Masonic shoe which is also called the Blue Slipper, is symbolic of a physical confirmation of a spoken deed.

To unloose one’s shoe and give it to another person was the way of confirming a contract in ancient times. Masonic Star – The Masonic Blazing Star, not to be confused with the 5-Pointed Star, is one of the most. lays his moral and Masonic edifice. The Second section, comprised of five steps, denotes manhood.

It builds on the foundation laid in the previous section. The steps represent the five orders of architecture. These five steps also have special reference to the human senses. The first three of these senses are held in highest esteem among Size: 17KB.

the Five Senses, which are represented by the Five Points. The White Ray is the Head. The Yellow and Green Rays are the Hands. The Blue and Red Rays are the Feet. The Altar is the Heart. The Open Bible is the Light of Life. The symbol of the prepared Altar with open Bible is: "That Light which lighteth every man that cometh into the world."File Size: 59KB.

Masonic ritual is the scripted words and actions that are spoken or performed during the degree work in a Masonic Lodge. Masonic symbolism is that which is used to illustrate the principles which Freemasonry espouses.

Masonic ritual has appeared in a number of contexts within literature including in "The Man Who Would Be King", by Rudyard Kipling, and War and Peace, by Leo Tolstoy.

Five Steps Upon the Winding Staircase. The second degree lecture holds a wealth of esoteric study and contemplation. In the preceding examination we looked at the depth and meaning of the first three steps as the conductor in Duncan’s Ritual and Monitor ushers the candidate into the allegorical chamber of King Solomon’s temple.

Now, the candidate is faced with a further rise of steps. The Middle Chamber. From the three steps to the five steps, we now stand at the landing of of the middle chamber.

On this journey we have climbed much – traversing up Jacob’s ladder in the first degree, climbed the first series of three steps and introduced to their significance in our maturity with an introduction to the Kaballah. In some Masonic Affiliations once Raised a Master Mason is given a Handbook or Manual as well as the Ritual Book.

In one UGLE Lodge to which I once belonged the Proposer often gave the new MM a Bible if they were a Christian. Perhaps it is the Manual that is being mentioned.

This issue of ritual, its meaning and importance is relevant today, perhaps more so than in the past. Our global society, ever expanding, becoming homogenous in nature and activity is more concerned with the acquisition of material and the temporal satiation of the five.

The penalties have the same significance as those invoked in the First Degree, and are symbolic rather than physical. and geometry is the fifth science.

There are five human senses. the Middle Chamber is the symbolic place of reward. In Masonic mythology this was thought of as the place where the Fellowcraft met to receive wages for. CHAPTER XXXVI THE ASCENT I. The Three, Five and Seven Steps have long been a puzzle to the candidate and a problem to Masonic writers; in the present connection there is no need that we go into the erudite debates that have circled about the matter, because our main concern is with that living and practical truth of which the stairs are a symbol.

Book of Constitutions, groundwork of Freemasonry, ; symbol of Third Degree, ; symbolical interpretation of, p. Book of Constitutions guarded by the Tiler's Sword, symbolical significance of, "Book of the Dead, The," an Egyptian memorial.

The significance of the strawberry plant to Clan Fraser has been well documented, the Fraser surname thought to be derived from the French word, fraisier (strawberry).

Strawberries in antiquity were used by stone masons in architecture to symbolize perfection and righteousness while the trefoil leaves are symbolic of the holy trinity. William Preston (‑) is considered by some writers to have been responsible for the introduction of the Five Orders of Architecture into the masonic system.

Certainly his Lectures have a noted place in masonic literature, but there is ample evidence that the Five Orders were of significance to Freemasons before the publication of his. The new edition of this book, as it now appears, is almost a new book, in content as well as in format.

Originally little more than a pamphlet, poorly printed, it now takes its place—revised and enlarged by more than one-third — in the M. National Masonic Library, as a substantial and important contribution to the, exposition of. Every country and religion of the ancient world would afford one.

75 Sufficient has been cited to show the complete coincidence, in reference to the sun, between the symbolism of Freemasonry and that of the ancient rites and Mysteries, and to suggest for them a common origin, the sun being always in the former system, from the earliest times of.SQUARE.

This is one of the most important and significant Symbols in Freemasonry. As such, it is proper that its true form should be preserved. French Freemasons have almost universally given it with one leg longer than the other, thus making it a carpenter's square American Freemasons, following the incorrect delineations of Brother Jeremy L.

Cross, have, while generally preserving the.In Freemasonry, five is a sacred number, inferior only in importance to three and seven. It is especially significant in the Fellow Craft’s Degree, where five are required to hold a Lodge, and where, in the winding stairs, the five steps are referred to the orders of architecture and the human senses.