Masonic relief for Texas

A message from the Masters, Wardens and Secretaries Association District 14 from North Texas has posted this plea for funds going to Masonic Relief: “The 14th District MWSA is taking contributions on behalf of the Masonic Bodies of North Texas to contribute to the relief of Hurricane Harvey victims.  We are focusing funds on fresh […]

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New Book by Todd Creason

The founder of The Midnight Freemasons Todd E. Creason has announced on his blog today   That he will publish a new book on the subject of Freemasonry. The book which will contain new, unpublished content along with adapted pieces written by Creason for the Midnight Freemasons, excerpts from some of his speeches and pieces written […]

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India Shriners

I am pleased to announce I have transferred my Shrine membership to India Shrine in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. I have been a Shriner since 2002 when I joined Mizpah Shrine in my hometown of Fort Wayne, Indiana.  While a member of Mizpah Shrine I served as the temple’s Webmaster, Editor of the Shrine Magazine “The Allah BI” and […]

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A viral Masonic video?

Most Worshipful Brother Roger VanGorden, PGM used to define a book as a”Masonic best seller” if the book sold over 100 copies.  This line always gets a laugh but a few years ago it was also very true. Luckily today that may not be no longer true thankfully. This last weekend my Texas lodge, Lebanon […]

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Masonic pub crawl

Over the last year or so the Editor of The Midnight Freemasons website Right Worshipful Brother Robert Johnson of Illinois has been traveling across the country speaking to various groups about the early beginnings of Freemasonry which met inside of taverns and alehouses.  This video which was taped at the recent Masonic Con 2017 in Boston. […]

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One giant leap for mankind

I am sure you are aware by now that today July 20, 2017 is the forty eighth anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon,  It is a big day in American history.  Believe it or not it is also a historic day in the history of the Masonic Fraternity. Edwin Eugene (Buzz) Aldrin, Jr. […]

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I am committed RU?

the 2017 Imperial Shrine convention which was held in Daytona Beach, Florida closed over the weekend.  One of the new programs that was showcased at the convention was the new membership entitled “I am Committed RU?”  Newly elected Imperial Potentate Gary Bergenske has released a video to explain the new plan According to a news […]

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Masonic Mythbusters

The second installment of my segment “Masonic Mythbusters” was included on this weeks Whence came you? podcast.  The show entitled “Back to basics” which featured a great primer on esoteric for beginners by  Brothers Robert Johnson and Frater O.  If you haven’t listened to this podcast you are really missing out on a great source for […]

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Broken columns

Recently I discovered my mother lodge and the lodge in which I served as Master, Three Rivers lodge #733,  has ceased work and has merged with another lodge. I cannot explain the sadness I felt when I heard the news.  In some ways I felt I did when my parents past away or when my […]

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