By Adam McLean
The Chemical marriage ceremony of Christian Rosenkreutz, frequently regarded upon because the 3rd Rosicrucian manifesto, has a completely various tone from the opposite Rosicrucian files. not like the Rosicrucian manifestoes, which tackle the transformation of society, The Chemical marriage ceremony is worried with the interior transformation of the soul. it's a deeply inside paintings, one that asks the reader to step into its international of symbols and stroll with Christian Rosenkreutz alongside his direction of transformation. regardless of its significance as a key textual content of the Western esoteric traditions, this is often the 1st ever modern English translation of The Chemical marriage ceremony, made particularly for this variation via Joscelyn Godwin. additionally integrated during this variation is an advent and observation by way of Adam McLean, which illuminates the transformative symbolism.