Jachin and Boaz or, An authentic key to the door of free-masonry, both ancient and modern. Calculated not only for the instruction of every newmade mason, but also for the information of all who intend to become brethren. Containing, I. A circumstantial account of all the proceedings in making a mason, with the several obligations of an entered apprentice, fellow-craft, and master; the prayers, and also the sign, grip, and password of each degree, with the ceremony of the mop and pail. II. The manner of opening a lodge, and setting the craft to work. III. The entered apprentice, fellow-craft, and master's lectures, verbatim, as delivered in all lodges; with the song at the conclusion of each part. IV. The origin of masonry; description of Solomon's Temple; history of the murder of the Grand Master Hiram by the three fellow-cratfs; their discovery and punishment; the burial of Hiram by King Solomon's order; with the five points of fellowship, &c. V.

Main Author: R. S
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Printed for W. Nicoll, at No. 51, St. Paul's Church-Yard; and E. Newbery, the Corner of Ludgate-Street 1785, 1785
Edition:A new edition, greatly enlarged and improved
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Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T192916. - Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford). - The 'Advertisement' signed: R. S. - The final ten pages contain a list of lodges
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (vi,50,10p.,plate) 8°