Charitable Works

Masonry isn’t just about hanging out as guys and diving into the esoterica of the symbolism of the order; it is also about service and bettering yourself.

Extending Charity… To Yourself

Faith, Hope, and Charity. These are the three Masonic Graces most commonly displayed to the Public. Of these three, the greatest is Charity. Often, when we think of charity, our many philanthropic associations come to mind, or the lessons learned in the Entered Apprentice degree are what we focus on. Within this article, I’m going to recommend to you another kind of Charity. A charity is often one of the most difficult to give. Charity to yourself.

Further Discourse on Freemasonry and Stoicism

Do Freemasons practice Stoicism? Is the ancient Greek philosophy a cemented foundation of the teachings of our ancient and honorable society? Or, is it…

The Good Mason

The Good Mason – Our public claim is that we make good men better. This is an interesting concept that Masonry, in and of itself, makes good men better. Such a claim is false…

George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation

In 1789, Worshipful George Washington delivered a proclamation establishing the date that the nation would participate in thanks giving, which…

25 Ways to Infuse Your Lodge With Life

There are various lists circulating the Internet. Some of these lists are ridiculous, some are meant for humor, and some really provide valuable information. One list, How To Grow And Strengthen Your Lodge

Responsibility of Lodge Leadership

I’ll be outlining the roles and responsibilities of a Masonic Leadership at the Lodge level but I won’t be taking the path that so many other articles have focused on.

How Are Freemasons Resolved?

How Are Freemasons Resolved? The final article in the 13 Virtues series focusing on Resolution.

Resolving to Bring About Resolution

Resolving to Bring About Resolution – In this article, I will attempt to touch more heavily upon the second dictionary definition for the word Resolution in the hopes that I can help people understand the importance of it. The second definition being: the action of solving a problem, dispute, or contentious matter.