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Symbolism of Odd-fellowship

by William Henry Ford

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Published by The author in Providence, R.I .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Wm. Henry Ford.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHS993 .F7
The Physical Object
Paginationx, xiii-xvi, [17]-278 p. incl. front. (port.) illus.
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6938110M
LC Control Number04006917
OCLC/WorldCa4892046

  If one reads early ritual and early accounts of the Order, Odd Fellowship had more in common with the movie Animal House, than it had to the 18th century Anglican Church. ODD FELLOWS, FOR SURE. The Victorian Period in the ’s put an end to such shenanigans, when much of the religious content in ritual apparently found its way into the Order. Welcome to the home of Oddfellow's Books. Among our inventory you will find antiquarian (antique) books, signed/first editions, antique maps, vintage comic books, ephemera, Topeka and Kansas history books, and more.

The Odd Fellows, like many fraternal organizations, are shrouded in secrecy and steeped in esoteric symbolism. Though they were a charitable staple of many communities throughout America for much of the 19th and 20th centuries, whose purpose was to “visit the sick, relieve the distressed, bury the dead and educate the orphan,” little was known about what was happening behind closed doors. An Esoteric Reading of Biblical Symbolism by Harriet Tuttle Bartlett. Metaphysical Ideas of the Ancient Hebrews; The Story of Creation; Significance of the Genealogy of Shem and the Work of Abraham and Lot; Noah and the Flood; The Significance of the Two Covenants of Abraham; Moses; Reincarnation in the Bible; Can Jesus be Identified in Other Lives; The Visions of Ezekiel; Jehovah Commanded.

You have taught us the meaning of the Enamel which surrounds this Jewel. It stands for your devotion to the principles of Odd Fellowship and your clear shining example of the life of a true Rebekah. The Olive wreath brings to our minds the thought of peace and harmony, and your fraternal life has brought that peace and harmony into our lodge. The book, 'Official History of Odd Fellowship', mentioned that District Deputy Grand Sire, Charles H. Burritt, chartered the Independent Order of Odd Fellows in the Philippines by forming Manila Lodge no.1 in the City of Manila on J


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out of 5 stars Interesting old book on symbols of Odd Fellowship. Reviewed in the United States on Ap Verified Purchase. I found it an interesting book, not only for the background to symbolism used in Odd Fellowship, but also for the cultural history contained in it as well.

Symbolism goes back thousands of years, and it was /5(4). Symbolism of Odd-Fellowship by Wm. Henry Ford. Long considered the "first cousin" of Freemasonry, the Odd Fellows carved their own path as a popular fraternal order in the middle to late 's and early 's. Ford's work is one of the few surviving books to give detailed explanations into the deep symbolism and practices of the Odd Fellows.

Ford's work is one of the few surviving books to give detailed explanations into the deep symbolism and practices of the Odd Fellows. This classic book offers a fascinating look into the teachings of this mysterious system. Photographic reproduction of the edition. This is a look at some Odd Fellow’s lost symbols and what they meant to members in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries.

These symbols have been a source of fascination and awe for years. I consulted a few authors and books, among them: The Odd Fellows Monitor and Guide, Symbolism of Odd Fellowship, and The Beacon Light.

Ford's work is one of the few surviving books to give detailed explanations into the deep symbolism and practices of the Odd Fellows.

Book/Printed Material The Odd-fellow's manual: illustrating the history, principles, and government of the Order, Also available in digital form. Contributor: Grosh, Aaron Burt. Odd fellowship: Its history and. out of 5 stars Interesting old book on symbols of Odd Fellowship. Ap Format: Paperback Verified Purchase.

I found it an interesting book, not only for the background to symbolism used in Odd Fellowship, but also for the cultural history contained in it as well.

Symbolism goes back thousands of years, and it was fascinating for. The Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) is a non-political and non-sectarian international fraternal order of Odd was founded in by Thomas Wildey in Baltimore, Maryland, United ng from the Order of Odd Fellows founded in England during the s, the IOOF was originally chartered by the Independent Order of Oddfellows Manchester Unity in England but has.

Odd Fellowship started in England and it is still active there. Odd Fellows came to the United States through the work of an Englishman who came to this country. Thomas Wildey, founder of Odd Fellowship in North America, was a man of immense vitality, humor, and warmth.

He was born in London, England, in - Explore bahbeanz's board "Odd fellows" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Odd fellows, Ioof, Secret society pins. - Explore Julia Green Illustration's board "Odd Fellows symbols", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Odd fellows, Ioof, Secret society pins. Although some books claim to trace Odd Fellowship back to Roman times when members of the Roman Legions in England were called “Fellow Citizens”, what is said to be the earliest printed record of an Odd Fellows Lodge appears in a reference to a lodge meeting at a Globe Tavern in England, in Symbols for the First Degree: The Bow.

Evolving from earlier Orders of Odd Fellows first founded in England during the 's, the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) is a non-political and non-sectarian co-ed international fraternal order founded in by Thomas Wildey in Baltimore, Maryland.

For Odd Fellows, the degrees in Odd Fellowship emphasize a leaving of the old life and the start of a better one, of welcoming travelers, and of helping those in need.

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[xiv] Addeddate Call number Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II External-identifier urn:oclc:record Foldoutcount 0. A new phase in Odd Fellowship’s history began inwhen the Manchester Unity voted to admit women to regular membership in Odd Fellows lodges.

After much debate, the Independent Order passed similar measures in During these same years, much-needed reforms helped encourage an influx of younger members into the Odd Fellow orders, and. The rich history of Odd Fellowship has been captured in many ways. Books, magazines, newsletters, photographs, and symbols all detail Friendship, Love, and Truth and how these basic tenets guide the IOOF in fulfilling it’s mission.

However, this hasn’t stopped some Odd Fellows, specifically a Wm. Henry Ford (not the car-maker) to write a book and explain some of the history and deeper meaning and significance of each symbol. In it, he describes not just all of the symbols (also called emblems) used in Odd Fellowship, but also many Judeo-Christian symbols.

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Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. Ford W H Symbolism Of Odd Fellowship Item Preview remove-circle. There are many symbols in cemeteries that identify the deceased as a member of the Odd Fellows.

My mom and dad, my first "students," will see the three chain links now and immediately murmur, "Oh, an Odd Fellow." Some of the following symbols are seen less frequently, as they relate to the higher degrees. Odd Fellows (or Oddfellows; also Odd Fellowship or Oddfellowship) is an international fraternity consisting of lodges first documented in in London.

The first known lodge was called Loyal Aristarcus Lodge No. 9, suggesting there were earlier ones in the 18th century. Notwithstanding, convivial meetings were held "in much revelry and, often as not, the calling of the Watch to restore order.Join, Odd Fellowship of Brothers, The question book, prepared and sold by The Sovereign Grand Lodge, and which each lodge must use, contains the following form.

These words tell you, in essence, the true meaning of Odd Fellowship. You were reminded of the certainty of death, and the necessity for a useful and moral life.Vintage The Illustrated History of Odd Fellowship Book Masonic RedRiverAntiques.

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