In this article, Christian Rebisse presents the history and narratives of the three Rosicrucian Manifestos published in , , and —the Fama. Confessio Fraternitatis or The Confession of the Laudable Fraternity of the Most Honorable Order of the Rosy Cross, Written to All the Learned. The Rosicrucian Manifestos: Fama Fraternitatis and Confessio Fraternitatis. Originally published anonymously in and The contents of this docu-.

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Therefore, one day it will come to pass, that the mouth of this viper shall be stopped, and his triple crown shall be brought to nought, of which things more fully when we shall have met together. Now, whatsoever hath been said in the Fama, clnfessio hatred of impostors, against the transmutation of metals and the supreme medicine of the world, we desire to be so understood, that this so great gift of God we do in no manner set at naught, but as it bringeth not always with it the knowledge of Nature, while this knowledge bringeth forth both that and an infinite number of other natural miracles, convessio is right that we be rather earnest to attain to the knowledge of philosophy, nor tempt excellent wits to the tincture of metals sooner then to the observation of Nature.

Now there remains yet that which in short time, honour shall be likewise given to confesio tongue, and by the same; what before times hath been seen, heard, and smelt, confessii finally shall be spoken and uttered forth, when the World shall awake out of her heavy and drowsy sleep, and with an confesso heart, bare-head, and bare-foot, shall merrily and joyfully meet the new arising Sun.

Ellie rated it really liked it Aug 13, The Fama was soon published in separate form. But brevity, which we do observe, will not permit at this present to make rehearsal of it, till a more fit time.

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We could here relate and declare what all the time, from the year of Our Lord in which year our Christian Father was born till now, hath happened, where we might rehearse what alterations he hath seen in these one hundred and six years of his life, which he hath left to our breathren and us after his decease to peruse. The new world view as it was set out by Kepler, Galilei or Tycho Brahe was opposed in the Counter-Reformation by strong forces of the Catholic Church and traditional science.

In his autobiography he indicated the Chymische Hochzeit as one of his works—as a “ludibrium”, possibly meaning “lampoon”. It is the Lord Jehovah who seeing the Lord’s Sabbath is almost at hand, and hastened again, his period or course being finished, to his first beginning doth turn about the course of Nature; and what heretofore hath been sought with great pains, and daily labour, is now manifested unto those who make small account, or scarcely once think upon it; but those which desire it, it is in a manner forced and thrust upon them, that thereby the life of the godly may be eased of all their toil and labour, and be no more subject to the storms of inconstant Fortune; but the wickedness of the ungodly thereby, with their due and deserved punishment, be augmented and multiplied.


But to the false and to impostors, and to those who seek other things then wisdom, we witness by these presents publikely, we cannot be betrayed unto them to our hurt, nor be known to them without the will of God, but they shall certainly be partakers of that terrible commination spoken of in our Fama, and their impious designs shall fall back upon their own heads, while our treasures shall remain untouched, till the Lion shall arise and exact them as his right, receive and imploy them for the establishment of his kingdom.

Fillmont marked it as to-read Feb 01, We do not reject parables. Trivia About Fama fraternitati This page was last edited on 24 Decemberat We desire not to be received by you, but invite you unto our more than kingly houses and palaces, and that verily not by our own proper motion, but that you likewise may know it as forced unto it, by the instigation of the Spirit of God, by his admonitions, and by the occasion of this present time. Roskenkreuz worked on the book with other members of the order; the m.

He must needs be an insatiable creature, who is come so far, that neither poverty nor sickness can hurt him, yea, who is exalted above all other men, and hath rule over that, the which doth anguish, trouble and pain others, yet will give himself again to idle things, as to build houses, make wars, and use al manner of pride, because he hath gold and silver infinite store.

Mohammad added it Mar ffraternitatis, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The which we know is already reasonable manifest and known to many learned men in Germany, as their writings and secret congratulations do sufficiently witness the same.

Wherefore we do admonish everyone for to read diligently and continually the Holy Bible, for he that taketh all his pleasures therein, he shall know that he prepared for himself an excellent way to come to our Fraternity. The manifestos had been translated into five languages.

Wherefore there shall cease all servitude, falsehood, lies, and darkness, which by little and little, with the great world’s revolution, was crept into all arts, works, and governments of men, and have darkened the most part of them. Lists with This Book. Open Preview See a Problem?

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Anabela Costa cnfessio it it was amazing Oct 23, This led him to ArabiaEgypt and Moroccowhere he came into contact with sages of the East who revealed to him the “universal harmonic science”. Fama fraternitatis ; Confessio fraternitatis ; Chymische Hochzeit: Many historical figures have been attributed its authorship, including Francis Bacon.


Wherefore there shall cease all servitude, falsehood, lies, and darkness, which by little and little, with the great world’s revolution, was crept into all arts, works, and governments of men, and have darkened the most part of them. The Fama tells the story of the “Father C.

It is thought in occultism that Rosenkreuz’s pilgrimage seems to refer to transmutation steps of the Great Work. Views Read Edit View history. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. And moreover, excellent wits ought not to be drawn to the tincture of metals, before they be exercised well in the knowledge of Nature. Be it ours rather to bear witness, that from the beginning of the world there hath not been given to man a more excellent, admirable, and wholesome book then the Holy Bible; Blessed is he who possesses it, more blessed is he who reads it, most blessed of all is he who truly understandeth it, while he is most like to God who both understands and obeys it.

Concerning the amendment of philosophy, we have as much as at this present is needful declared that the same is altogether weak and faulty; nay, whilst many I know not how alledge that she is sound and strong, to us it is certain that she fetches her last breath.

But let them think, that although there be a medicine to be had which might fully cure all diseases, nevertheless those whom God hath destined to plague with diseases, neverthelesss those whom God hath destined to plaque with diseases, and to keep under the rod of correction, such shall never obtain any such medicine.

The Brothers of the Fraternity were sent in mission throughout the world, having as their first frqternitatis to use their knowledge to cure the sick free of charge ” gratis “not wearing any special clothing, and met once each year in the mysterious “House of the Holy Spirit”. Lists with This Book.

fraternigatis This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 70 years or less.

Johannes Valentinus Andreae a. Refresh and try again. Although that great book of nature stands open to all men, yet there are but few that can read and understand the same.