What does it Mean to be a Spiritual Person??

What does it mean to be a Spiritual Person ?? adapted by V.W. Bro. Norman McEvoy from a paper contained in  "Welcome to the Wisdom of the World and its meaning to you" by Joan Chittister. Religion and Spirituality are not the same thing. They are, however, commonly confused. "She goes to church every week" we say "She's a very spiritual person" Continue reading

Why I became a Mason

Why I became a Mason R.W. Bro. Chris Reid, DDGM 2015-16 Prince Edward District Grand Lodge of Canada in the Province of Ontario. I was sitting in Lodge one night watching two Brothers receiving the Junior Warden’s Lecture. I took a close look at both of them. Their mannerisms were so different to each other. One was very interested in everything Continue reading

Three Questions

THE THREE QUESTIONS Shared with me by R.W. Bro. Robert Taylor A university professor at a well known institution of higher learning challenged his students with this question. “Did God create everything that exists?’ A student bravely replied that, “Yes, He did.” “God created everything?” The professor asked. “Yes sir, He certainly did,” Continue reading

Moments of Reason

MOMENTS OF REASON Old age in Winter, alas, for many people, but for those who are wise and optimistic, it is the happy and fruitful time of Harvest. As long as one continues to be amazed, one can delay growing old. The entire life of a human being depends upon a "YES" or a "NO" uttered two or three times between the ages of sixteen and twenty Continue reading

Advice For The New Year

A THOUGHT FOR THE NEW YEAR Author unknown At the Banquet following the Installation of Officers of Victoria- Columbia No 1 GL of BC & Y, which was held on Jan 9, 2016, our Grand Master. M.W. Bro. Douglas Collins shared this thought in his message to the Brethren present & their ladies. Needless to say, it was very well received & left us Continue reading

A Lesson on Stress

A Great Lesson on Stress A young lady confidently walked around the room with a raised glass of water while leading a seminar and explaining stress management to her audience. Everyone knew she was going to ask the ultimate question, 'Half empty or half full?' She fooled them all. "How heavy is this glass of water?" she inquired with a smile. Continue reading

The Stone Rejected

The Stone Rejected The above was written by Rt. Ex. Companion A. Cotow What is Freemasonry? It is a peculiar system of morality, veiled in allegory and illustrated by symbols. We have often heard it said, that symbolism is an important part of Masonry. I shall not only confirm this statement, but will endeavour to elaborate upon it. Every degree in Continue reading

Is Freemasonry A Total Moral Philosophy?

Is Freemasonry a Total Moral Philosophy? What is Behind the Anomalies in our Second Tracing Board Lecture By R.W.Bro JDF Black PDGM (UGLV) What should we do about the errors of fact in our ritual? There are so many of them that I have no doubt we have all at some time or other, confronted that question but I am equally confident we have not yet Continue reading

Tribute to Dr. Wayne. W, Dyer

A Tribute to Dr. Wayne W, Dyer We lost a beautiful soul and human being on Aug. 29. Dr. Wayne W. Dyer was a pioneer in the personal-development field and made a profound difference in the lives of million of people all over the world. Here are 20 quotes of his to not only remember a phenomenal human being, but to help motivate and inspire you to Continue reading