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Of famous Freemasons and Secrets in Freemasonry
Guilford #656     about 1 month ago
A week or two ago I went to Sophia 767’s emergent communication on a Saturday. The speaker was WB John Bizzack from Lexington, Kentucky. More about him below *. He presented two programs: "The Slip...
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Dues Payment by Credit Card Available Now!
Guilford #656     4 months ago
Brethren,You now have the ability to pay your annual dues for Guilford Lodge #656 online through the Our Lodge Page app (OLP app) or through the Lodge website (www.guilford656.org or https://656-nc...
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Winter Solstice: superstition; religion and how it came to be known to most as Christmas
Guilford #656     5 months ago
Winter Solstice: superstition; religion and how it came to be known to most as Christmas Around this time of year and around the world, something is being recalled. Many cultures think they know ex...
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Inside Freemasonry (a word about the series on Netflix and other ramblings)
Guilford #656     6 months ago
Brethren, A while back already I wanted to write something about the series on Netflix: "Inside the Freemasons”. Well, it’s been a while now so not too much in-depth information about this, just so...
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Did one of Napoleon's Marshal's end up in North Carolina?
Guilford #656     7 months ago
Brethren,Saturday morning I journeyed to Cleveland, NC. Formerly known as “Third Creek”. It was not easy getting there and if anything can be described as “yonder”, it is Cleveland, NC…Wilkerson Co...
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Scottish Freemasonry
Guilford #656     7 months ago
Brethren,In the past two weeks I have watched the British series “Inside the Freemasons” on Netflix. I have some thoughts I wanted to share, but I also came across this piece about a bit of the his...
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Annual Communication and new book on History of Freemasonry in North Carolina
Guilford #656     8 months ago
Brethren, Yesterday at the Annual Communication of the GL of NC in Winston-Salem I not only had the pleasure to meet with many good Brothers from around the State again,  but also had the opportuni...
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On poor public conduct by Masons
Guilford #656     8 months ago
On Poor Public Conduct by MasonsC R "CHUCK" DUNNING JR·SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2018 Recently I was browsing through social media and had occasion to recall how the essential documents and rituals of ...
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Prince Hall Masonry history
Guilford #656     8 months ago
Brothers, Just a great read to further our education on how some men could not be stopped if they really wanted something. Perseverance to become a Mason even when back then regulations would not a...
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A bit of Lodge history (see History at the bottom for further information)
Guilford #656     9 months ago
Brothers, This week I looked a little into the history of Masonry in North Carolina and my own home-lodge Guilford 656. Though I had to pull from memory why, how and when our own lodge came to be, ...
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