COME CLOSER TO HIM

Sir Godfrey Gregg  Grand Commanding Officer "And as he prayed, the fashion of his countenance was altered, and his raiment was white and glistering. But Peter and they that were with him were heavy with sleep: and when they were awake, they saw his glory and the two men that stood with him." (Luke 9:29, … Continue reading COME CLOSER TO HIM

INTRODUCTION TO JACOB’S LADDER

The introduction of Jacob's ladder into the symbolism of The Mystical Court is to be traced to the vision of Jacob, which is thus substantially recorded in the twenty-eighth chapter of the Book of Genesis: When Jacob, by the command of his father Isaac, was journeying toward Padanaram, while sleeping one night with the bare … Continue reading INTRODUCTION TO JACOB’S LADDER

JACOB’S LADDER

Research Author Sir Godfrey Gregg OHPM, ROMC When this symbol, which is taken from Jacob's Vision (Genesis 28), was introduced into English Speculative Freemasonry is not exactly known. But we find allusions to it a little after the middle of the last [18th] century. It has always been a symbol of Spiritual Baptist and The … Continue reading JACOB’S LADDER

LEAVING A GODLY LEGACY

TRIBUTE TO HIS EMINENCE HONOURABLE EDMOND JOHN BY: HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D. Div A good workman knows that it takes time to build a home that will last for decades. He skillfully lays the groundwork and refuses to cut corners as he pieces together a solid frame. In the same way, we need to … Continue reading LEAVING A GODLY LEGACY

DAILY DEVOTIONS FOR 21 DAYS OF PRAYER

Day 10 - Unwavering in Faith What do you expect when you pray? When we pray with earnest expectation, we are exercising our faith. The earnest prayer of righteous people produces powerful results, and the most earnest prayers come from us recognizing our need for God.  There can be a natural tendency to shrink back … Continue reading DAILY DEVOTIONS FOR 21 DAYS OF PRAYER

THE TWO PETITIONS OF THE PRODIGAL SON

The Two Petitions of the Prodigal A certain man had two sons: And the younger of them said to his father, Father, give me the portion of goods that calleth to me. And he divided unto them his living--Luke 15:11-12 GREETINGS My Lord Divisional Patriarch Sir Godfrey, Matriarch Lady Janet, Archbishop Adrian Toussaint, Archbishop Bailey, … Continue reading THE TWO PETITIONS OF THE PRODIGAL SON

THE FIVE POINTS OF FELLOWSHIP

The Five Points of Fellowship   Joyful task it is, dear brothers Thus to take upon the lip With full heart, and fitting gesture, All our points of fellowship. Foot and knee, breast, hand, and cheek Each a measured part shall speak: Speak of answering mercy's call; Speak of prayer for Mystical members all; Speak … Continue reading THE FIVE POINTS OF FELLOWSHIP

THE REASON

Sir Godfrey Gregg Grand Commanding Officer From its inception, The Mystical Court has anticipated how chivalry would have evolved as an ethical code if it had survived intact from medieval times. This means a code or philosophy that continued to shape itself over time, as accumulated knowledge increased rapidly, new ideas competing with old, the … Continue reading THE REASON

14 STATIONS OF THE CROSS

Pilate condemns Jesus to die Jesus accepts his cross Jesus falls for the first time Jesus meets his mother, Mary Simon helps carry the cross Veronica wipes the face of Jesus Jesus falls for the second time Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem Jesus falls for the third time Jesus is stripped of his clothes … Continue reading 14 STATIONS OF THE CROSS

ARE YOU THE CAPTIVE?

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. In the fifth day of the month, which was … Continue reading ARE YOU THE CAPTIVE?