In this episode, we complete our discussion of “Morals and Dogma: The Annotated Edition” and the Scottish Rite System.

"Morals and Dogma" is available from these sites:

Albert Pike's Morals and Dogma: Annotated Edition (to purchase)Morals and Dogma (free but unannotated online PDF)Albert Pike's Morals and Dogma (Audible audiobook for purchase)


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Introduction (01:14)Square and Compass (02:16)Double-Headed Eagle (03:04)Textbooks (04:14)Origins of the Degrees (06:18) Albert Pike (09:56)Esoteric Psychology (15:36)The Meaning of the Degrees (21:16)Conclusions (27:08)


Scottish Rite Ritual Monitor & Guide (Amazon)A Bridge to Light (Amazon)Albert Pike (Wikipedia)Prince Hall Freemasonry (Wikipedia)Prince Hall (Wikipedia)Albert Pike Memorial (Wikipedia)House of the Temple (Wikipedia)Sigmund Freud (Wikipedia)Carl Jung (Wikipedia)Sigmund Freud and the Jewish Mystical Tradition (Amazon)The hidden Chasidic roots of Sigmund Freud (, Gnosticism and Jungian Psychology ( Gnostic Jung and the Seven Sermons to the Dead (Amazon)The Search for Roots: C. G. Jung and the Tradition of Gnosis (Amazon)The Birth of Tragedy (Wikipedia)