A young man name Lucius becomes fascinated with witchcraft is transformed into a donkey. Passed from owner to owner his ordeal exposes him to many trials and ordeals until the magic spell is broken by the goddess Isis and Lucius is initiated into her cult. This story of transformation has many mystical implications which are discussed from a Rosicrucian perspective. There will be a discussion period and meditation.
The facilitator will be E. Bernard West serves the Ancient Mystical Order Rosae Crucis (AMORC) and Traditional Martinist Order (TMO) as a lifetime member. During his many years of membership he is known for his expertise in Egyptian, Greek and Roman mythology. His life is a design for excellence as he moved up the ranks in his military career retiring as a Field Grade Officer; his service to AMORC and TMO follows the same dedication and excellence. He now serves as the TMO Provincial Master in Georgia and AMORC EGL as Grand Councilor for Georgia and Louisiana. He also serves various masonic affiliations including Master of a Prince Hall Affiliated Blue Lodge, Patron of an Eastern Star Chapter, Noble of the Mystic Shrine and Grand Inspector General 33ᵒ United Supreme Council.
Bernard has a Bachelor’s in Political Science, Master’s in History, Doctorate in American Studies, and is a published author. His book, Living Atlanta: An Oral History of the City[masked], vividly recreates life in the city during the three decades from World War I through World War II – a period in which a small, regional capital became a center of industry, education, finance, commerce and travel.
Bernard enjoys golfing and traveling the world as a licensed pilot.