FAITH, HOPE AND CHARITY

During the First Point Ceremony, the Candidate is instructed about the virtues Faith, Hope and Charity. Indeed, he is sent in “search of them”. Towards the end of the Ceremony he is instructed[i]: “For Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. Hope maketh not ashamed. Charity suffereth long …

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Upgrading the Masonic Temple and creating a ‘TechSpace’ for JCC among the favorites

Time is winding down for the committee in charge of Watertown’s “Hunger Games” money. Thirty-one projects remain in the running to potentially get a chunk of the $10 million state grant the city won this past fall. According to the Watertown Daily Times, a $1.2 million upgrade to add a performing arts center to the …

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Apollo 2018 World Festival of Masonic Arts: May 10-13 at GW Memoria

The Second World Festival of Symbolic and Masonic Arts, APOLLO 2018, will be held May 10th—13th at the George Washington Masonic National Memorial in Alexandria, Virginia. The Apollo Festival of Masonic Arts is a world celebration of the symbolic culture of Freemasonry, organized by the Association of Masonic Arts (AMA), and hosted by different grand …

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The First Lego Freemason?

The First Lego Freemason?

Masonic Curators showcase what may have been the first Lego Freemason. Many have imitated and even improved upon the original, but here he is…Brick, from Lego Lodge No. 1. Brick made his inter webs debut back on February 24th, 2013! COMMENT POLICY Although I always welcome good wishes, other comments must specifically address the subject of …

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Plans For The historic Masonic Temple building retracted after variance OK’d in Hudson Falls

Plans for Masonic Temple retracted after variance OK'd in Hudson Falls

The historic Masonic Temple building, left, will no longer be renovated into 22 apartments for senior living, according to Bill Nikas, who was proposing the plan. Although Nikas received a variance Monday night from the Zoning Board, he withdrew his plans Tuesday. HUDSON FALLS — Village Attorney Bill Nikas withdrew his plans for the Masonic …

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What Are Mormon Temple Ceremonies and Masonic Initiation Rituals

Masonic Initiation Rituals and Mormon Temple Ceremonies

Initial title: “Of Masons as well as Mormons: The Partnership In between Freemasonry’s Routines of Initiation as well as the Saint Holy Place Ceremonies.” Initially offered by invite of the Worldwide Exemplification of Freemasonry, a company to inform Freemasons. Offered by Mark Koltko-Rivera, Ph.D., a 32nd-degree Scottish Ceremony Freemason that is additionally a temple-attending Saint. …

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Buckinghamshire Freemasons contribute ₤ 20,000 to assist young person carers

Buckinghamshire Freemasons contribute ₤ 20,000 to assist young person carers

The Young person Carers group assistance youths get rid of the obstacles they might be encountering, while recognizing the individual they look after is risk-free and also took care of. The group deal normal Life abilities sessions, assistance employee decrease in sessions, social assemble, targeted team job as well as one to one assistance. There …

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DOCUMENTATION OF SOUTH MASONIC TEMPLE BUILDING (1921) DEMOLITION – PART 5

DOCUMENTATION OF SOUTH MASONIC TEMPLE BUILDING (1921) DEMOLITION – PART 5

With all the wrecking machines working in unison now, the south side Masonic temple’s east and north facades are fading fast. thankfully, some ornament has been carefully removed and awaits a new home – wherever that may be. sadly, the gargantuan columns and capitals wrapping around the building are being pulverized as they fall to …

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