THE INITIATION OF THE POSTULANT.
As the created light is the primary force
manifested in the system of creation, so also
is the Uncreate, or Self-Begotten Light
(Kheper-Ra), the prime mover and creator
whether of the visible or of the unseen uni-
verse. " Light Great Creator is his Name ; "
we read in one of the chapters added to the
Egyptian Ritual at the Saite recension. And
again in another ancient papyrus : " The God
of the Universe is in the light above the
firmament; and His symbols are upon the
earth." Now it was with that divine Light,
immortal, invisible, intolerable to mortal eye,
the Light which none may look upon in the