Vestals–Christina d’Arcy

“Vestals,” by Christina d’Arcy, SRC, from the “The Sacred Feminine” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. In this podcast, Soror d’Arcy discusses the caretakers of the hearth where the divine flame lived in ancient Rome, the Vestals. These women and girls were exalted in Roman society, and the position is reflected today in the Rosicrucian Tradition. […]

Martinist Lessons–Julian Johnson

Illuminating a Rosicrucian Digest article by Julian Johnson, SI, this podcast explores some of the fundamental lessons of Martinism for the mystical aspirant, from the Alchemy of Illumined Thought to the concept of the Middle Pillar. Running Time: 21:11 | 19.5 MB Podcast Copyright © 2021 Rosicrucian Order, AMORC. All Rights Reserved.

The Call to Knighthood–Hugh McCague

Knighthood in its noblest form remains as important as ever for the evolution and maturation of humanity. It is the symbol par excellence for service and the courage needed thereof. The keynote of knighthood is unconditional caring, known through the mystical experience of the Divine Within, and only applied through the high development of character. […]

Fama Fraternitatis or a Discovery of the Fraternity of the Most Laudable Order of the Rose Cross–Christina d’Arcy, SRC

Fama Fraternitatis or a Discovery of the Fraternity of the Most Laudable Order of the Rose Cross, by Christina d’Arcy, SRC, from the “Discovering the Rosicrucian Path” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest. ​In this podcast, Soror d’Arcy discusses the context and content of the seminal Rosicrucian manifesto, the Fama Fraternitatis, published in 1614. This manifesto presents the allegorical initiatic journey of […]

How I Became a Rosicrucian–Lonnie C. Edwards Sr., MD, FRC

How I Became a Rosicrucian–Lonnie C. Edwards Sr., MD, FRC Lonnie Edwards, FRC serves as the Vice President of the English Grand Lodge for the Americas. Dr. Edwards tells us the story of his Path to the Rosicrucian Order, AMORC. 2019 World Convention and Mystical Italy: Join Imperator Christian Bernard and all of the Grand […]

Discovering the Rosicrucian Path–Grand Master Julie Scott, SRC

Discovering the Rosicrucian Path–Grand Master Julie Scott, SRC Julie Scott. SRC serves as the Grand Master for the English Grand Lodge for the Americas, and as the Supreme Secretary of the Order. Grand Master Scott introduces us to the many ways that Members have found their way to the Rosicrucian Order, AMORC. 2019 World Convention […]

Just Beneath the Surface: A Report on the Transdisciplinary Fume Research at the Temple of Apollo at Delphi–Elisa Cuttjonn, SRC

“Just Beneath the Surface: A Report on the Transdisciplinary Fume Research at the Temple of Apollo at Delphi” by Elisa Cuttjonn, SRC In addition to all of the ancient traditions surrounding the Oracle at Delphi, modern science has recently verified the geological and chemical bases of this revered site. This reading of Soror Cuttjonn’s study leads […]

“Michelangelo’s Piazza del Campidoglio” David M. Aguilera, FRC, PhD, ABPP

“Michelangelo’s Piazza del Campidoglio” David M. Aguilera, FRC, PhD, ABPP, from the “Mystical Italy” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest Michelangelo’s magnificent design for the Piazza del Campidoglio on Rome’s Capitoline Hill was only completed in the 1940s. Its stately curvilinear lines with twelve points suggest the astrological influence of Marsilio Ficino, among other references. In this […]

Domina Rectina’s Library: Herculaneum’s Villa of the Papyri–Benefactor Taciturnus, FRC

“Domina Rectina’s Library: Herculaneum’s Villa of the Papyri” — by Benefactor Taciturnus, FRC, from the “Mystical Italy” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest The Villa of the Papyri in Herculaneum, buried on 79 CE like Pompeii by the explosive eruption of Mount Vesuvius, contains the only intact ancient Library from the ancient Greco-Roman world. The fascinating story […]

Francis of Assisi — by Elisa Cuttjohn SRC

“Francis of Assisi” — by Elisa Cuttjohn SRC, from the “Mystical Italy” issue of the Rosicrucian Digest Francis of Assisi (1181-1226) is one of the best known Mystics in the world, from the Christian Tradition. Soror Cuttjohn gives us a moving portrait of this Italian mystic who revolutionized his own Church, and inspired the world with […]