It has been stated that the Grand Lodge of West Virginia has reestablished relations with the Grand Lodge of Ohio. It has also been said that PGM Frank Haas who was granted admittance into the Grand Lodge of Ohio has now been expelled. A Brother from the Masons of Texas Forum says that he talked to … [Read more...] about PGM Frank Haas Alleged To Have Been Expelled From The Grand Lodge Of Ohio Who Previously Granted Him Asylum
A big factor in this whole Arkansas Shrine affair has been overlooked by many. Potentate Buffington who was expelled from the Grand Lodge of Arkansas was not also expelled from the Shrine BECAUSE HE WAS STILL A MASON. He had dual membership also being a member of the Grand Lodge of Iowa. AND THE … [Read more...] about More Light On The Arkansas Shriner Purge
By the exercise of Brotherly Love we are taught to regard the whole human species as one family – the high and low, rich and poor; who, as created by one Almighty Parent and inhabitants of the same planet are to aid support and protect each other. On this principle Masonry unites men of every … [Read more...] about How Much Longer Must We Wait?
It's been a while, but I stumbled across a few of Br. Howie Damron's videos and wanted to share. And found this one of Br. Howie playing for the West Virginia DeMolay in 2011 You can find all of Br. Howie's music on his website http://www.howiedamron.com … [Read more...] about Howie Damron
From the Charleston Gazette, it seems that a jury has sided with the Grand Lodge of West Virginia. The Original story begins: CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- A Kanawha County jury sided Wednesday with the Grand Lodge of the West Virginia branch of the Masons against a former grand master who sued after he … [Read more...] about Jury Sides with Grand Lodge in West Virginia
JABBERWOCKY by: Lewis Carroll (1832-1898) 'WAS brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe. "Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, the claws that catch! Beware the jubjub bird, and … [Read more...] about Masonry Through the (Rear-view) Looking Glass
Once again West Virginia is in the spotlight of Masonic news and as usual it's all bad. This Grand Lodge is the only US GL to expel a Junior Past Master for his policies while in office. That foolish act has resulted in a civil court case that will start on 12/6/2010. In the meantime West … [Read more...] about Hard Ball Masonic Politics Imparts Grief
It all started with somebody who was willing to break the code of mutual support............no matter the deed. Most Worshipful Terry W. Posey writes on his blog: "Frank Haas is a Judge in West Virginia and until several years ago was Grand Master of West Virginia. The story of his being expelled … [Read more...] about War Declared
The Derek Gordon saga continues. The Grand Lodge of Arkansas has rescheduled Gordon’s Masonic trial but demanded he bring a copy of his military orders as proof he was performing duty for his country on the originally scheduled day. It promised Gordon that he would receive a new letter in the mail … [Read more...] about Unjustly Accused
The Palmetto Bug on the Masonic Line has made mention just recently of some of the disparity between internet blogging on the various goings on in the Internet world of late. Specifically the points of the W. Virginia Affair; the Georgia Affair, and the recently reported Virginia Affair which is … [Read more...] about Tempests in tea cups.