In this episode, we explore the meaning of the Free and Accepted which first occurs in the Roberts Print of 1722, a term applied in the symbolic allegories to the builders of Solomon’s Temple. Mackey, in his Encyclopedia of Freemasonry, say: The title "Free and Accepted" first occurs in the … [Read more...] about Free and Accepted Mason | Symbols and Symbolism
In this episode, we explore the significance of Geometry as it relates to Freemasonry. An old attribution, its scientific and philosophical connections hold greater resonance than its computational counterparts with paper and pen. More Masonic Symbols, here. In the modern rituals, geometry is … [Read more...] about Geometry in Freemasonry | Symbols and Symbolism
ARE YOU READY TO THINK? I have come across one of the most thought provoking articles in a long time. It's not the same old hash but from a fellow Masonic writer Hank Kraychir who is a top rate Masonic researcher. His website, GnosisMasonry, has many wonderful and thoughtful articles on it. But … [Read more...] about Dissecting The 1723 Constitutions Of Free-Masons; Dispelling Revisionist Myths
BRYCE ON HISTORY - "We are raising a generation that is historically illiterate" While visiting with some high school teacher friends, I asked how American History was being taught today. I always had a fondness for history, even if the teacher was boring. I particularly enjoyed learning about the … [Read more...] about American History 101
The Beehive is proud to present once again a paper that comes from the weekly Masonic Newsletter of Brother Wayne Anderson of Canada. Anderson sends out a new article each Sunday and to get on the mailing list all one needs to do is to E-Mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Leon Zeldis, an Israeli … [Read more...] about Projection of the Values of Freemasonry in its Actions for the Benefit of Society
The Iberian Center for Masonic Studies, in Madrid Spain, issues a call for papers to be presented at the First International Competition of Masonic Essay - CIEM Centro Ibérico de Estudios Masónicos The Iberian Center for Masonic Studies (CIEM) calls all Spanish, Portuguese, English and French … [Read more...] about First International Competition of Masonic Essay – CIEM
The Hour Glass African American Freemasonry In The State Of New York 1812-2012 By Ezekiel M.Bey A Review by: Wor. Bro. Frederic L. Milliken Talented Prince Hall Masonic authors and writers are not as plentiful as grapes on the vine. So when one comes along we need to take notice and pay … [Read more...] about The Hour Glass
From the World Exemplification of Freemasonry The Four Crowned Ones This grand overview is presented by Dr. John S. Wade, PM and W.M. of Quatuor Coronati Lodge, No. 2076, which meets under the United Grand Lodge of England. It covers the past, present, and future of the the Lodge of the Four … [Read more...] about The Four Crowned Ones
What is “Masonic Intercourse” many Masons ask? The definition can mean many things and different authors have given their opinion as to the actual purpose of having it in our rituals. In The Meaning of Masonic Obligation, PGM R.V. Harris of Nova Scotia defines Masonic Intercourse as, “…to refrain … [Read more...] about What Is Masonic Intercourse?
Tobias Churton is a prolific Masonic author and one I've come to hold in high esteem. For many, he may not be a regular household name as his work (and residence) come from abroad in the U.K. and in an dense American marketplace of books, his work is less well known here. Nevertheless, its … [Read more...] about Freemasonry the Reality, a review.