posted on Nov, 21 2006 @ 05:59 AM
Here's one of those "secret organizations" for you - supposedly peopled by murderers the organization is a bit of a blackmailing institution or
First described by a Heinrich von Stoss in the mid-1800s as being of French origins where the candidate is selected among someone known to have
Carried off in a coffin that he won't know the location of their meeting place they give the ultimatum for him to confess his guilt and be forgiven
or to perish. From there I guess it gets hazy but it has an ellaborate ranking simple in the sense that it is initiate - regular and some master
level. But the regular levels (don't remember what they're called) have 15 tests to prove themselves before they can be considered a master.
It seems to exist as a parallel to the organized crime world so I guess naturally it's pretty secretive?
If anyone knows German history they'd probably recognize the German facination with death - they having the largest number of death cults...so it
doesn't surprise me that a German would describe one even if it's not attributed to Germany...since this "fraternity" seems to revolve around
death, their rituals involving some of the remains of some of their victims.