Statue of William of Orange on College Green, in Dublin, erected in 1701. It was destroyed in 1929.
History

The Origin of Irish Secret Societies

September 16, 2020

Irish secret societies and their resistance to gain independence dates back to many centuries ago. Plagued with factionalism, they experienced many failures through this course of resistance. Read on to see how it all started and who were the main actors. […]

FREEMASON wood word on compressed or cork board with human's finger at N letter.
History

Freemasonry: Its Properties and Scope of Activities

September 6, 2020

Since the establishment of the first Masonic lodge in 1717, Freemasonry has spread around the world steadily. It has been connected to many other cults and has affected many political activities and even revolutions. It has been subject to many speculations since a lot of information about its origins have been lost. […]

Dollars and symbol of freemasonry.
History

Freemasonry: Symbolism and Features

September 6, 2020

How is it possible to learn about what goes on inside a secret society like Freemasonry? After all, it is a society that demands the utmost secrecy and loyalty from its members. […]

Freemasonry Square, compasses, and bible. The three great lights.
History

The Origins of Modern Freemasonry

September 6, 2020

Freemasonry is one of the most widely-known secret societies in the world. As one of the most prestigious brotherhood orders, it has attracted members of royal families and aristocrats. It has influenced many other secret societies and historical events. […]

Rose Cross of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn.
History

The Origins of Rosicrucianism

August 8, 2020

The Rosicrucian Order has many branches and traces in different parts of the world and different religions. It started as an underground society due to the conditions of that time. However, a pure coincidence contributed to its public announcement. […]

Official Worldwide Emblem of the Rosicrucian Order.
History

Harvey Spencer Lewis, the Imperator of the Rosicrucian Order

August 8, 2020

Harvey Spencer Lewis was the head of the American order of the Rosicrucianism. He was a talented speaker who attracted many followers through pulp advertising and radio talk shows. But as it is the case with any secret society, there are many allegations and doubts surrounding his order and its origins. […]

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