Born in Blood: The Lost Secrets of Freemasonry
John J. Robinson
Its mysterious symbols and rituals have been utilized in mystery for hundreds of years earlier than Freemasonry published itself in London in 1717. as soon as recognized, Freemasonry unfold in the course of the international and attracted kings, emperors, and statesmen to take its sacred oaths. It additionally attracted nice revolutionaries resembling George Washington and Sam Houston in the US, Juarez in Mexico, Garibaldi in Italy, and Bolivar in South the United States. It used to be outlawed over the centuries through Hitler, Mussolini, and the Ayatollah Khomeini. yet the place had this strong association come from? What was once it doing in these mystery centuries ahead of it rose from underground greater than 270 years in the past? And why was once Freemasonry attacked with such excessive hatred by way of the Roman Catholic church?
This notable detective tale solutions these questions and proves that the Knights Templar in Britain, fleeing arrest and torture through pope and king, shaped a mystery society of mutual defense that got here to be known as Freemasonry. in keeping with years of meticulous learn, this publication solves the final closing mysteries of the Masons―their mystery phrases, symbols, and allegories whose real meanings were misplaced in antiquity. With a richly drawn heritage of the bloody battles, the opportunistic kings and scheming popes, the tortures and spiritual persecution in the course of the heart a while, it's an enormous publication which could require that we take a brand new examine the heritage of occasions resulting in the Protestant Reformation.
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