The Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz. Originally published in German in This edition derives from an English trans- lation published in The drawings on this page appeared as illustrations in The Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz, published by Lectorium Rosicrucianum, a Rosicrucian. The Chymical Wedding is an allegoric story divided into Seven Days, or Seven Journeys, and which tells us how Christian Rosenkreuz was invited to go to a.
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The seven ships can also been seen as the seven chakras that went through the transformation process. It shouldn’t go unnoticed that, after reading this tablet, CRC cuts the bread. The ring of office was now placed upon my finger, and the King embraced me, telling me this was the last time I would see him in this manner, from all of which I understood that in the morning I, most wretched man, had nobody to show me the way, who should approach me but the two august old lords — Atlas and the Warden of the Tower — who conducted me into a glorious lodging, in which stood three beds, and each of us lay in one of them.
His head was wrapped in a black cloth; his blood was caught in a golden cup; both were placed with his body in the first coffin. Those who had weighed only a little too light were allowed to redeem themselves with gold and jewels, and to depart with dignity, receiving at the door the Draught of Forgetfulness.
The Tower itself was as if seven round towers had been built one by another, yet the middlemost was somewhat higher, and within they all entered one into another.
The merry comedy opened with an ancient King sitting upon his throne; a little chest found floating on the sea was brought to him. Choose now which one you will of the three, and persevere constantly therein, for know whichever you will enter, that is the one destined for you by immutable Fate, nor can you go back in it save at great peril to life.
It is related to The Rosicrucian Fellowship but not formally affiliated with it. In the letter of James we find reference to the royal way or royal law Jas 2: Now the dungeon was covered again, and those of us who had been drawn up were freed from our fetters, and our names recorded on a golden tablet.
The story follows the Passover and the seven days of unleavened bread exactly. With this I easily found her name, at which she was well pleased. Drink, Brethren, and live!
The images are drawings from Johfra Bosschart, a Dutch modern artist These we laid on two little satin cushions, and beheld them till we were almost besotted upon so exquisite an object. Then my page and I again retired to rest; and at last, being extremely weary, we both fell asleep. He gave to the world the watchwords “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity”; and though these were misunderstood by the French Revolutionists in the first flush of rrosenkreutz excitement, rightly interpreted they can become watch-words of our present epoch and the key to the development of the future.
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But those with ropes had to wait until these had been suspended for them from iron hooks, and even then the ascent was not compassed without blisters. Olympus is the mountain where the Greek gods resided. All subsequent Rosicrucian orders that have appeared, have claimed to be linked with this Fraternity werding the Rose Cross.
It is, in fact, one of the first documents to represent the modern stream of Rosicrucianism. Seeing me among them, she laughed and exclaimed: When the King sent his page for the keys, we were shown a costly clockwork regulated according to the course of the planets; and next a huge terrestrial globe, on which we found our native lands marked with little rings of gold; others doing likewise, we discovered that our company was drawn from all parts of the Earth.
Watching the execution of these sentences, I felt my eyes run over, till at last the garden, which had been so full, was chtistian, and a silence fell upon it.
The twelve musicians who had sat in the ship of the Chymica now brought in a fountain, and with it a great oval casket, which, as I surmised, contained the bodies of the beheaded Kings and Queens. The fifth and seventh are equal. I decided, even at my own peril, to release rosenkreutx Guardian of the First Portal from his office; so, when I was called in, I made a full confession. Chymische Hochzeit Christiani Rosencreutz anno is a German book edited in  in Strasbourg.
And the King replied. This was the first night that I slept in quiet; and yet a scurvy dream would not suffer me rosekreutz rest, for I was troubled with a door which I could not open, though at last I did so; and with these fantasies I passed the time till I awaked. The winged sort were able to do so instantly. Chymlcal came into the care of the twelve wisest men of that age, who by world destiny were gathered in a certain spot in Europe.
In the first temple he receives a seal that says: I had fastened my tokens round my hat, of which the young King soon took notice, and demanded if I were he who at the gate had redeemed these tokens. In the second chapter CRC sits down wsdding rest under three tall cedars.
By us the Bridegroom offers you a choice between four ways, all of which, if you do not sink down in the way, can bring you to his royal court. She welcomed us in the name of the Bride and the Bridegroom, but warned us that next morning we must all be weighed, to determine which were worthy to stay and assist at the Wedding.
The eagle went first to her, and gave her his branch, then came to me, motioning me to give him mine. An important point is that it’s the Bridegroom Bible that is offering these paths. Dusk was now falling; and a beautiful Virgin, robed in sky-blue and bearing a glorious torch, was lighting lanterns along the road to the inner Portal. It is therefore a book of great significance for our time, one that it is important should be studied both for the deep impression made by its Mystery pictures and for an understanding of its spiritual revelations.
This could equally be said of “The Chymical Wedding.