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Grand Master of Grand Lodge of India Vasudev Jamnabihar Masurekar on Saturday exhorted the members of Freemasons Lodge to add more love and affection in whatever they gave to the society.What matters is not how much we give but how much care we put while giving it to others, he said while speaking at the foundation stone laying function of the Masonic temple at Ibrahimpatnam. Mr. Masurekar also inaugurated a Masonic library along with Mr. Arvind Prasad Chitra, Regional Grand Master of the Southern India. He released the members’ directory for the benefit of the lodge members. He inspected the ... Read More »

Long standing tradition for New Lex Masonic Lodge

Long standing tradition for New Lex Masonic Lodge

Long standing tradition for New Lex Masonic Lodge – Perry County Tribune: News The following historic notes about New Lexington Masonic Lodge, were taken from a Masonic Directory, published in 1984. At that time the following called New Lexington Lodge home: New Lexington Lodge 250, Free and Accepted Masons of Ohio; New Lexington Chapter 149, Royal Arch Masons; New Lexington Council 75, Royal and Select Masters; New Lexington Commandery 57, Knights Templar; Carnation Chapter 167, Order of Eastern Star; Somerset White Shrine of Jerusalem; Carnation Assembly 201, and Order of the Rainbow for Girls. In 1984 Lodge meetings were held ... Read More »

Franklin Delano Roosevelt became a Shriner in Cyrus Temple

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

On March 26 in 1930, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became a Shriner in Cyrus Temple, AAONOMS in Albany, New York. This picture shows FDR the previous year upon receiving the 32° of the Scottish Rite. Read More »

Odenton/Gambrills: Masons honor local man for 70 years of membership

Masons honor local man for 70 years of membership

He started back in 1945, when he was just 23 years old. Now 70 years later at the age of 93, Jim Conboy was honored by Odenton Lodge 209 of Ancient Free and Accepted Masons for seven decades of membership. A luncheon was held at the Odenton Masonic Lodge, 1206 Stehlik Road on Saturday with more than 60 people in attendance to recognize Conboy for his dedication to the Masons. Several dignitaries from the Masons were in attendance including Most Worshipful Past Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Maryland, Bennie Owens. Conboy first met Owens in 1946. Conboy served ... Read More »

Seaforth Masonic Lodge to celebrate 150 years

Seaforth Masonic Lodge to celebrate 150 years

Seaforth’s Masonic Lodge has stood tall through two world wars, the American Civil War and the first, formative years of the grand experiment known as Confederation. It has occupied its brick edifice at the intersection of Main and John through the tenure of every Canadian prime minister, as well as multiple British monarchs and a number of prominent American presidents, including Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, Woodrow Wilson and Franklin Delano Roosevelt. As its occupants, the Seaforth Masons, work towards the 150th anniversary celebrations this May, the Lodge is undergoing an extensive renovation in part to better accommodate the older ... Read More »