A lifelong Catholic, John Salza was initiated into Wisconsin's Masonic Lodge, lured by the group's camaraderie and philanthropies. Yet, as he rose through the ranks, he became increasingly troubled by its dangerous teachings, mysterious rituals, and complete incompatibility with the Catholic Faith.
Essential for anyone affiliated with or considering the Lodge, their families, and the friends, this eye-opening book presnets evidence on:
Complete with a discussion of symbolism, relevant Church documents, papal decrees, extensive references, and a comprehensive glossary, Masonry Unmasked: An Insider Reveals the Secrets of the Lodge is the definitive resource for understanding American Freemasonry from a Catholic perspective. Step inside the Masonic Temple, and unlock the secrets of the Lodge!
The perfect antidote for Dan Brown's newest novel.
There is something about a secret. Tell me you know one, and I want to know it, even if it involves something in which I have no interest. What is in that book pledges have to carry? What happens on hell night? What do the Masons do in their lodge? Well, I don't have the answers about pledge books and hell night, but Masonry Unmasked by John Salza does tell us what happens in our local Masonic Lodge. Salza was raised Catholic and has always considered himself to be Catholic. He was initiated into a Masonic lodge in 1996 and quickly became very involved in it, moving up through the ranks and performing and teaching Masonic rituals. It was his understanding, confirmed by his parish priest, that Catholics could now be Masons, and at first he did not see any conflict between Catholicism and Freemasonry. He started researching Masonry so he could defend it against Christians who claimed it conflicted with Chr Full Review...
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