Is Freemasonry Esoteric?

Esotericism is a matter of degrees.
By Arturo de Hoyos, 33°, Grand Cross |
Grand Archivist & Grand Historian |
Some people consider Freemasonry inherently esoteric, while others think the Craft is a fraternity celebrating friendship and mutual support.
Is Freemasonry esoteric, or not? The short answer is “Yes, no, maybe.” Esotericism is any topic “intended for or likely to be understood by only a small number of people with a specialized knowledge or interest.” This certainly applies to Masonry. But on a deeper […]