Category: history

The early days of Le Droit Humain

I realised that when I’m looking for details of the start of mixed gender Freemasonry, I often find myself trying to read non-English websites. What...

Human Right

The oldest mixed gender Masonic organisation is shortly known as “Le Droit Humain”, “the human right”. The full name is “Ordre Maçonnique Mixte Internationale Le...

Lest a woman should offer herself

A while ago I was reading Jachin and Boaz (1) the famous ‘exposure’ from 1762. On the part about the taking of the oath, the...

Rudolf Steiner and Le Droit Humain?

The possible connections of Rudolf Steiner (1861-1925) with Le Droit Humain remain elusive. Over four years ago I wrote about Anthroposophy and co-Masonry for which...

Old photos, who likes a puzzle?

Yesterday I received a little book in Dutch which was published to celebrate the 50th birthday of the international order Le Droit Humain in 1949....