On a weekend late in February of 2016, I traveled to Oklahoma for a special Masonic event. It was the Spring Festive Board (untyled) for Lodge Veritas No 556, Grand Lodge of Oklahoma. https://youtu.be/ltb7zxBCyK0 (Turn up the volume full for Bro. Flynn’s presentation) We met at The Greens … [Read more...] about A Great Masonic Lodge, A Great Masonic Guest Speaker Made A Super Masonic Evening
The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Texas recently held the Grand Master’s Table Lodge on an open air rooftop overlooking a view of downtown Dallas, Texas. The event was hosted by Metropolitan Lodge No. 146, Wor. Jerome D. Lacy presiding. The Table Lodge is a tyled Entered Apprentice … [Read more...] about The Grand Master’s Rooftop Table Lodge
The U.S. Constitution says in the first amendment that Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; The enactment of this prohibition prevented the Federal government from establishing a national church or religion or to excessively … [Read more...] about Why saying Happy Holidays is ok.
Throughout my experience in Freemasonry, I have been able to determine that there is one guaranteed way to increase meeting attendance and activity among the membership: provide excellent food. It really is no surprise that food is an important part of the Masonic experience. In his book Catching … [Read more...] about Taking Lodge Back to the Table
At its surface, the Christmas holiday has no intrinsic connection to the fraternity of Freemasonry. What I mean by that is no where in the degrees does it link itself to any particular holiday in its practice, in particular the Christmas holiday season. There are, however, certain celebrations … [Read more...] about Christmas and Freemasonry
For those coming to the show tonight, below is a brief description of the toasts to be proposed. The format for each of the toasts will be the same. Although there are many other ways to do Toasts in various rituals, please follow the pattern given below for each toast this evening. The wine in … [Read more...] about Ceremony of the Seven Toasts