(PDF READ) [Mason Rite Schroder: first degree] ☆ Helio Silva


Mason Rite Schroder: first degreeThe false simplicity of the Schrder RiteThose who attend a Schrder Rite session for the first time believe that it is a simplified system with no in depth teaching content Those who characterize the rite as simple system with no in depth teaching content Those who characterize the rite as simple mistaken because just because it is practiced as a Masonic rite there is a need to contain a spirit that guides it guided by a set a Masonic rite there is a need to contain a spirit that guides it guided by a set ideas that give tone to the riteThe Brother initiated in the Scottish Brazilian and Adonhiramite rites for example which contains asophisticated ritualistic system than the others can believe that the followers of the Schrder rite do their sessions without significant ritual content The rapid duration and absence of elements present in most rites opening the book of the law checking the sacred word and circulating the bag of proposals and information makes the rite have the nickname of simpleOur aim in this small work is not to compare the Schrder Rite with the other Masonic rites but to demonstrate that such a rite has its own uniue Masonic spirit and that Brother Schrder's happiness in conceiving it indeed the only rite practiced in the country that takes a person's Ame a new Masonic ideal aroseBased on the German idealist current that has names like Hegel Kant Fichte Goethe among others in the German idealist current that has names like Hegel Kant Fichte Goethe among others in the being is reduced to consciousness the Schrder rite adopts the postulate that man's knowledge is acuired by man himself What identifies the Schrder rite adopts the postulate that man's knowledge is acuired by man himself What identifies Mason of the rite is dignity and ethics spirits of humanism that preach the virtue of reason for personal improvementInspired by such a libertarian principle in Germany at humanism that preach the virtue of reason for personal improvementInspired by such a libertarian principle in Germany at end of the 18th century Brother Schroder believes that Freemasonry is not an esoteric institution and concerned with excessive ritualistic interpretations which still remain today He sought to create a teaching system riteunlike anything that existed at the time with the following maxim Freemasonry is a union of virtues and the lodge is the place where the brothers come together to make virtuous efforts together for the progress of humanityIn this way the humanist thought of the time valued a great concern with the candidate's mental and intellectual preparation solidifying Freemasonry in three important pillars simplicity essentiality and morality The Schroder rite therefo. Re removes all types of symbolism considered mystical esoteric religious and from its ritualsThe three symbolism considered mystical esoteric religious and from its ritualsThe three mentioned above are understood as follows a simplicity from the vestments to the decoration of the temple and the symbolic explanation of Freemasonry on the carpet the entrance and exit of the store the opening and closing the rite in itself provides for the simplicity; b essentiality present in knowing ourself during the trip in the three symbolic degrees emphasizing the humanist intellectual concern of the time; c morality in the rite the teaching takes place in the workshop It is there that the Mason learns and for that he does not need to swear a sincere handshake shows the dignity of Mason SchroderFor these reasons I do not consider the rite simple It is a simple I do not consider the rite simple It is a simple ritualistically speaking but with significant moral and intellectual content in which the discovery of man by man is the primary task After all what use are scientific discoveries in the field of biology the exact sciences and the earth if the main uestion that surrounds us since we were born still remains who am I who are