We know the Mormon temple endowment has Freemasonic ideas and themes. But the Kabbalistic themes have been downplayed, and both have a Hermetic basis. We… Read More »Backyard Professor: 130: What Was Joseph Smith Up To? The Hermetic Endowment
I discuss the beautiful symbolism of Orion and Perseus in ancient Mithraism and how it helps explain Christian symbolism which shows how much Mormonism simply… Read More »Backyard Professor: 091: The Cosmos Connecting to Ourselves on Earth Through Astronomic symbolism
I share some ideas from David Fideler, natural philosopher, scientist, and Theologian on the power of our world and the power of our place in… Read More »Backyard Professor: 090: Restoring the Soul of the World
I had a startling experience, a seriously rather unpleasant one today while at work. I share my musings concerning it as I was experiencing it,… Read More »Backyard Professor: 081: Spirituality From Simple Daily Experiences – Amazing To Think on It!