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Who is the International School of the Golden Rosycross?


On these pages we would like to introduce to you the International School of the Golden Rosycross, Lectorium Rosicrucianum. Click the links to learn more about the international organisation, the history and the teachings of the School of the Golden Rosycross.

History of the Lectorium Rosicrucianum

The beginnings of the Lectorium Rosicrucianum (LRC) date back to 1924 with the work of the spiritual leaders, Jan van Rijckenborgh and Catharose de Petri, in the Netherlands. Today, the LRC is active in thirty-six countries.

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Goal of the Lectorium Rosicrucianum

The Lectorium Rosicrucianum (LRC) is a gnostic spiritual school. The aim of this school is to achieve the original Christian initiation path of transfiguration. The pupils of the LRC are those who have a yearning for a spiritual renewal of life.

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Pupils and members in the Lectorium Rosicrucianum

What does it mean to be a pupil or a member of the Lectorium Rosicrucianum? The starting point for this is the inner experience and realization that, apart from our ordinary life in the well-known physical world, there is a spiritual destiny of man.

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Current organisation of The Lectorium Rosicrucianum

Currently, the Lectorium Rosicrucianum has pupils and members in 36 countries, including most European countries, North and South America, Africa, Australia and New Zealand. The head office of the international organization is located in Haarlem, the Netherlands.

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The Pillars of the Rosicrucian Philosophy

Man is two-fold: In his present form, he is mortal and at the same time immortal with respect to the spirit-park in his deepest, inner core. Through transfiguration, an immortal being arises out of this spark of Light and manifests itself in the world of eternal life.

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Children and Youth in the Lectorium Rosicrucianum

Each person is born into this world with a certain inner purpose. The goal of the Youth Work is to keep the hearts of children open, so that they will one day recognize it, and choose their own way of life.

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Origin of the Rosicrucians

Where do the Rosicrucians come from, and who is Christian Rosycross? The Rosycrucian teachings of universal wisdom date back to ancient sources. At the beginning of the 17th Century the term “Rosycross” was published in Europe in the classical Rosicrucian wrtitings.

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How do Rosicrucians practice their Spiritual Path?

On the spiritual path of the Rosycross, the candidate passes through many doors. Above the first one is inscribed: Know thyself! Whoever opens his heart to the light of the spirit, begins a dynamic path that leads from self-knowledge to a complete renewal of life.

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