Quill and Key Lodge – New Honours Board

Reading Time: 2 minutes Worshipful Master Martyn Hale admires the new board. A good attendance to witness the Dedication of an Honours Board by the Right Worshipful Provincial Grand Master Eric John Rymer at Northfield on Tuesday 25th October. During his address he welcomed those who had gathered together to participate in or witness the dedication of the Lodges new … Read more

Freemasons donate £5,000 to St Mary’s Collegiate Church Warwick

Reading Time: 3 minutes A cheque for £5,000 being this year’s contribution from the Famous Five, was presented by VW Bro Alan Wellan, PGSwdB, Past Deputy Provincial Grand Master, in front of a large congregation at St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Warwick. The church and Warwickshire Freemasonry have many links, some of which are summarised below. This summary was written for the St Mary’s Church magazine by Alan, and was also printed in the brochure for this year’s Annual Church Service in June. Alan is a member of St Mary’s Parochial Church Council.

Freemasonry: belief in a Supreme Being

Reading Time: 4 minutes First published here http://www.freemasons-freemasonry.com/ belief in a Supreme Being   One of the pre-requisites that must be satisfied by a prospective candidate in order to become initiated into the “mysteries and privileges” of freemasonry is to declare belief in a Supreme Being. The book of Constitutions makes this requirement quite clear: “A Mason is oblig’d … Read more

Lights Out in remembrance of World War I at Freemasons’ Hall

Reading Time: 2 minutes Letters to the editor – No. 26 Summer 2014 Men of honour Sir, My grandfather was initiated on 9 November 1908 into Royal Rose Lodge, No. 2565, a military lodge formed by officers from the Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment).  He appears on the masonic roll of honour. Charles Arthur Murray was a volunteer soldier who … Read more