The diabolical nature of illuminism now remained no longer a matter of doubt, and the Order was officially suppressed.
Parties were formed, some accusing Pierre of illuminism, others supporting him.
Is it not also to illuminism that a mysterious passage in a recent work of M. Lenôtre refers?
And yet we are told that illuminism had no influence on the French Revolution!
The opponents of Barruel and Robison therefore declare that illuminism came finally to an end.
But religion and Freemasonry are not the only means by which illuminism can be spread.
illuminism in reality is less an Order than a principle, and a principle which can work better under cover of something else.
illuminism, Cabalism, and even Satanism are still realities.
illuminism therefore marks an entirely new departure in the history of European secret societies.
illuminism is not a pure doctrine, just because it is attracted by social activity and puffed up by pride.