Mars fellows - sin - The Synthetic Men of Mars - Project Gutenberg Australia

“Therein is the secret fire, living and philosophical, of which all the Hermetic philosophers speak with the most mysterious reserve: the Universal Seed, the secret whereof they kept, and which they represented only under the figure of the Caduceus of Hermes. This is the grand Hermetic arcanum…. So that the Great Work is more than a chemical operation; it is a real creation of the human word initiated into the power of the Word of God.” – Morals and Dogma , Albert Pike, p 501-502.

That something was summed up in the title of a provocative article by Fr. Hugh Barbour, ., written months before Pope Francis’s press conference and published in the July 2013 issue of Chronicles: A Magazine of American Culture : “Do Homosexuals Exist?”

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