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The secret Ritual of Kappa Sigma (1995)

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Summary

The Ritual of Kappa Sigma manual (1995). The secret manual pertains to North America's largest and oldest masonic secret fraternity, first founded in Bologna, Italy during the 1400s. The manual includes details on secret codes, initiation rites, funeral rites and others. The manual has been photographed page by page and includes added notes and small clarifications where necessary (provided by the source). Verified by a legal demand from Kappa Sigma (see 'Note').

Notable society alumni include Bob Dole, Ted Turner, Robert Redford and Jimmy Bufett[1][2].

Distribution restriction (one of many):

The book, when not in use should be kept in the custody of the proper officer, under lock and key.

A higher resolution, but ten times larger (76Mb, PDF) version of the file can be found here    File | Torrent | Magnet .

In the PDF, on page 34 and pages 40 and 41 in the actual book is a blurred page. Below is a mostly complete copy of that page.

circumstances is the Ceremony to continue without the fees being paid.

After a brief pause, the Conductor continues.

Conductor: Do you believe in the holy bible and reverence its teachings

The Candidate must answer affirmatively  (See Appendix A for additional instructions)

Conductor: Are you, or have you ever been, a member of any college secret fraternity of 

any kind?

The Candidate must answer negatively

Conductor: Are you willing to submit to such forms and ceremonies as all true Kappa Sigmas 

have submitted to before you?

The Candidate must answer affirmatively

Conductor: Then you will put off your right shoe, suffer yourself to be blindfolded and 

when directed, follow your conductor

After the Candidate has removed his right shoe, but not his sock, and is securely 

blindfolded, the Conductor takes the Candidate's left forearm and accompanies him to the 

door of the Chapter Hall (See Appendix A for additional instructions)

<BLOCK OF TEXT - top of pg41>
The GMC is then signaled to the door by the 
Conductor with raps of the door in this order: 
* ** *** answered in a like manner from within, but 
given and answered intermittently one answered by
one, two answered by two, etc. Then the GMC
opening the door and advancing, lays his right hand
on the Candidate's left shoulder three times it a 
gentle, but firm, restraining manner as he asks:
</BLOCK OF TEXT>


GMC: Who comes here? Who comes here? Who comes here?

conductor: Mr. _____, a poor blind student on his way to the University of Bologna. He 

believes in the bible and reverences its teachings.

GMC: Brother Conductor, what comes he here to do?

Conductor: To acquaint himself with the Mysteries and share the Perils or Benefits of the

Kappa Sigma Fraternity, and by obeying its Teachings, to become heart and soul a member of 

the same, and to become a better man.

GMC: Mr. _____, is it of your own free will and accord that you make this request?
A.E.K.D.B=adelphoi en kardia dios bous

Brother's in Heart throughout Life
Brother's in Heart in Life
Brother's in Heart for Life

Secret Alphabet of Kappa Sigma:

Much like the Freemasons for whom the cipher is best known, Kappa Sigma uses a pigpen code, but starting with "CADMUS". It follows this form:

  CA|DM|US
  --+--+--
  HI|OP|BE
  --+--+--
  LN|JK|FG

and for the second grid:

     \WX/
  YZ |  | TV
     /QR\
Note
From: "Levine, James H. S." <JLevine@Schnader.com>                              
To: <legal@sunshinepress.org>                                                   
Cc: "Adam Apatoff" <aapatoff@apatoffpeters.com>,                                
        "Mitchell B. Wilson" <mic@hq.kappasigma.org>                            
Date: Thu, 22 May 2008 18:31:17 +0100 (BST)                                     
                                                                                
Dear Sir or Madam:                                                              
                                                                                
My name is James Levine and I write you to demand, on behalf of Kappa Sigma     
Fraternity, that the file(s) listed at                                          
http://www.wikileaks.org/wiki/The_secret_Ritual_of_Kappa_Sigma_%281995%29 be    
immediately removed from your website and permanently deleted from your         
servers.  The images that were uploaded to comprise this file contain           
pictures of materials that are protected by copyright, namely a book known as   
The Ritual of Kappa Sigma.  This information was uploaded by an individual or   
individuals who did not and do not possess the consent or authorization of      
Kappa Sigma Fraternity to disseminate this information.  This book is the       
exclusive property of Kappa Sigma Fraternity and its reproduction on your       
site has occurred without the Fraternity's consent.  Kappa Sigma Fraternity     
demands that the information and images that have been improperly uploaded be   
removed as quickly as possible and that you cease and desist any and all        
republication of this protected material.                                       
                                                                                
Please contact me at jlevine@schnader.com <mailto:jlevine@schnader.com>  or     
via telephone at (215)751-2318 for additional information.                      
                                                                                
Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter.                             
                                                                                
Best Regards,                                                                   
James Levine                                                                    
                                                                                
James H. S. Levine, Esq.                                                        
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP                                             
Suite 3600, 1600 Market Street                                                  
Philadelphia, Pa. 19103                                                         
215-751-2318 (phone)                                                            
215-751-2205 (fax)               

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Context
United States
Cults and religious organizations
Kappa Sigma
Primary language
File size in bytes
7652221
File type information
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Cryptographic identity
SHA256 755bf3b56057310428766ee00f330fecaddc3116d4775824470eb93d49da25f9


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