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General term (derived from Latin occultus, occulere, to hide; the opposite of apocalypse, that which is revealed). The word has come to denote that which is hidden from the uninitiated, which is imperceptible by normal senses, and thus refers to various magical and divinatory beliefs and practices, beginning with astrology, tarot, palmistry, numerology and other divina-tory arts and especially including various forms of spirit contact— Spiritualism (and the various forms of mediumship), magic, and witchcraft. It also applies to specific practices such as the prediction of the future, exploring past lives (reincarnation), casting spells, and psycho kinesis (mind over matter)[1]

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Is Masonry compatible
with Christianity ? 

Masonry - Behind Closed Doors 

Order of DeMolay 

American Freemasonry includes local Lodges, Scottish Rite Temples, York Rite, and the Shriners and Prince Hall a Masonic order for black men.
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by John Ankerberg featuring Dr. Walter Martin Jack Harris, former worshipful master in the Masonic lodge, reenacts portions of  Masonic rituals from the first three degrees in freemasonry and explains what he taught in the lodge.  investigate further

The Order of DeMolay was founded in 1919 in Kansas City, Missouri, by Frank S. Land, director of the Masonic Relief and Employment Bureau of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry. One of the requirements for membership is the belief in a Supreme Being. Members include Christians, Jews, Mormons, Hindus, Buddhists, Muslims and others. The initiation into the DeMolay is very much like that of Freemasonry. The candidate is blindfolded to ‘symbolize lack of knowledge.
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Is there a Biblical explanation to the growing UFO/Alien Phenomenon? Some have claimed they are extraterrestrial, others say they are from a different dimension. Though some encounters have a natural explanation. There is a growing percentage that defies explanation.
During alien encounters there is an anti Biblical message communicated. Are these encounters serving as vehicles of evangelism for an Anti Christ world view message?    investigate further

   Symbols1 and their Meaning
A Visual Glossary of Religious Symbols
Role playing Games
Role-Playing Games & Popular Occultism
Role-Playing Games & Popular Occultism Open doors to forbidden realms and spiritual seductions

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  Encyclopedia of Occultism & Parapsychology • 5th Ed. for subjects A-L
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Job’s Daughters

The International Order of Job's Daughters was founded in Omaha, Nebraska in 1920 by
Mrs. Ethel T. Wead Mick.
Job's Daughters is open to girls ages 10 to 20 who have a Masonic “heritage” and is the only international organization for girls that requires all of its members to be related to a Master Mason, and while they claim to have no affiliation to the Freemasons, this pre-requisite ties it closely to the Masonic Order.

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