We suppose that we are starting a cult here.
Cult. (n) 1. The philosophical consequences of a Substantial assumption about the nature of reality. 2. A new religious movement. Often applied pejoratively.
These are the various levels of induction. These should not be understood or applied in isolation. They are partially ways of selecting for people educated in specific sub-cultures. It is important to note that initiates are expected to start at the highest numbers and work their way to third, second, and first ranks.
This is partially a mystery cult; many of the tenets must be deduced by the initiate and are not written publicly or privately.