"So mote it be" is a ritual phrase used by Freemasons, in Rosicrucianism, and
more recently by Neopagans. It means "so may it be" or "so must it be", and may ...
meaning “certainly.” Thus a congregation saying “Amen” is literally saying “So be
it.” The word mote is an archaic verb that means “may” or “might,” and traces ...
Chaucer uses the exact phrase in the same sense in which we use it, meaning “
So May It Be.” It is found in the Regius Poem, the oldest document of the Craft, ...
The word "mote" is derived from the Anglo- Saxon word "motan" meaning "to be
allowed". Hence, the phrase "So mote it be". These are the last words in the ...
Many people in the Pagan community use the phrase So Mote It Be - but what
does this actually mean, and where did it come from?
SO MOTE IT BE THE QUESTION OF FREEMASONRY The question of the .... are,
in general, the most ignorant of the true meaning of that which they teach.
It's easy to define "So Mote It Be", much harder to tell you why Masons prefer it. ...
"Amen, So Mote It Be" is the final phrase in our oldest known written document.
probably from a very old Anglo-Saxon word meaning “dog.” Cowan came to ...
The phrase So mote it be is used by Masons as a response at the end of a prayer
Feb 10, 2011 ... I am often asked what "so mote it be" means. The actual meaning of mote is
based upon old Anglo-Saxon language and means thank you as in ...