Doctrines And Morality Of Initiation by George Oliver

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  • Freemasonry,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit : Spirituality - General,
  • Social Science / Freemasonry,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • New Age / Body, Mind & Spirit,
  • Novelty

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ISBN 10142530141X
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In Twelve Lectures Comprising a Detailed Account of the Rites and Ceremonies, Doctrines and Discipline of all the Secret and Mysterious Institutions of the Ancient World. Contents: General Introduction; History of Initiation in Hindostan; Philosophy of the Eastern Mysteries; Initiation in Persia; History of Initiation in Greece; Ceremonies of Initiation into the Mysteries of Bacchus; Places of.

The Catholic Catechism is divided into three sections: doctrines of faith, morality and the spiritual life, and ritual and worship. Each of these sections, according to Fr. Hardon's introduction, overlap because faith, morality, and ritual affect and interact with one another.

This is a facsimile of the book "The History of Initiation, in twelve lectures; comprising a detailed account of the rites and ceremonies, doctrines and discipline of all the secret and mysterious institutions of the ancient world" by Rev.

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