Just like every other Mason with a blog, I've been putting together my own little set of "Lodge Improvement" posts. My plan was to start releasing them soon, but I was caught off guard by a question posed by one of our Past Masters. There were several of us sitting around a table waiting for … Continue reading What is the purpose of a Masonic Lodge?
I wasn't entirely sure what I should call this post. A response to "The Beehive in Freemasonry" was the best I could do, and I'm not really certain it's even that. Bro. Greg Stewart, over at Freemason Information, recently released a short video — The Beehive in Freemasonry | Symbols and Symbolism. In that video, he touches … Continue reading A response to “The Beehive in Freemasonry”
During the Second Degree, the recently-Passed Fellowcraft Mason is given a lesson on "the Precious Jewels of the Fellowcraft". The lesson at the surface is easy to grasp, but I've always found the space around this concept to be equally as interesting. If these are the Precious Jewels of the Fellowcraft, it implies that the Entered Apprentice and … Continue reading Precious Jewels