Ceremony for the degree of Sublime Sage, of Knight of Kneph,
Dit Amerikaanse rituaal dateert uit de tweede helft van de negentiende eeuw.
In one view this Egyptian Symbol of a winged egg signifies the two energies
of creation by which all things are produced, universal spirit acting on
primordial matter; but in a less recondite sense it represents the productive
We have the law of evolution and involution, the descent of body into Spirit,
and reascent to Spirit. At worldly death the seven principles become three
and D . Dissolution of the Ka or double, and the
immortality of the Spiritualised.
Sign: represent oval with thumb and forefingers, spreading out the fingers as
Touch: join hands, and touch eaches palm with fingers.
Password: same as before.
Secret Word: Kneph (spirit); Answer: Jao (united two natures).
Jewel and Symbol: an oval with a central point.