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The Mysteries of John the Baptist: His Legacy in Gnosticism, Paganism, and Freemasonry

Condition: BRAND NEW
ISBN: 9781594774744
Author(s): Tobias Churton
Format: Paperback
Year: 2012
Publisher: Inner Traditions International
Dimensions: 152 x 226 x 20 (w x l x h)
Pages: 273

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The search for the real historical person known as John the Baptist and the traditions that began with him Explores why John the Baptist is so crucially important to the Freemasons, who were originally known as St. John s Men Reveals how John and Jesus were equal partners and shared a common spiritual vision to rebuild Israel and overcome corruption in the Temple of Jerusalem Explains the connections between John as lord of the summer solstice, his mysterious severed head, fertility rites, and ancient Jewish harvest festivals Few Freemasons today understand why the most significant date in the Masonic calendar is June 24th--the Feast of the Birth of St. John the Baptist and the traditional date for appointing Grand Masters. Nor do many of them know that Masons used to be known as St. John s Men or that John the Baptist was fundamental to the original Masonic philosophy of personal transformation. Starting with the mystery of John in Freemasonry, Tobias Churton searches out the historical Baptist through the gospels and ancient histories, unearthing the real story behind the figure lauded by Jesus s words no greater man was ever born of woman. He investigates John s links with the Essenes and the Gnostics, links that flourish to this day. Exposing how the apostle Paul challenged John s following, twisting his message and creating the image of John as merely a herald o
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