Whence Came You? - Freemasonry discussed and Masonic research for today's Freemason
Summary: This blog and podcast is meant to be a light for current Freemasons and guide to becoming a Freemason for those who are yet in darkness.
This week, just how much money are we throwing away when we don’t raise the dues to reflect inflation? Can we run a pancake breakfast everyday? We’ll get a sneak peek at the all new Occult Profile series on the Midnight Freemasons and we’ll wrap it up with a real example of how one Mason is applying his working tools just the way we prescribe them. App extras include the papers we read. Thanks for listening and have an amazing week!
This week, the author of The Builders, describes the philosophy of Masonry. We read wise words from a PGM of Pennsylvania about 5 core thoughts on Freemasonry. Illustrious Brother Harrison stops in for an all new Masonic Minute: When a Grand Master pulls himself from the brink of death just to open Grand Lodge Sessions the brothers are no doubt astounded and yet you have got to hear the rest… We’ll bring it all home with a light-hearted piece that’s sure to make you laugh...
This week, we examine a Christian Scottish Rite member's research into the three great religions of China. Are there inherent Masonic virtues? We’ll hear from Greg Knott as he explains the reasons for striving to greatness, although we may never attain it. Also we get a sneak peak at the all new Fraternal Review magazine—dissonance and harmony. What happens when Greg Kaminsky finds a copy of Paul Foster Cases Rosicrucian teachings in the Grand Lodge office? Thanks for listening and have an amazing week
This week -- a rousing piece about community involvement and the freemasons call to be active - Civics and Freemasonry. Then, we'll face some hard facts relating to the two main factions in Freemasonry, the esotericists and the standard brothers… Ill. Bro Harrison stops in for a new Masonic Minute where he examines a young Jewish man, a Tekton and his role as a builder. We’ll wrap it up with an exploratory piece….literally. What does it take to be a true adventurer?
Join us this week for an exclusive segment featuring PM:. Clive Selsby Revile (Famed theatre and voice actor), as he rehearses Bro. Brian D. Diedrich's "The Lost Word". In addition we have a segment on the possible etymology of words from Bro. Hogan and we wrap it up with a wonderful piece on the Two Pillars and what they possibly represent. Don't miss this great new episode! App extras include the STB from 1935. Thanks for listening and have an amazing week!
Join us this week as we kick off a whole new year of WCY! We'll kick it off with some news and a new segment called "Mail Call". Then we'll get into our first paper on the beginnings of the Golden Dawn followed up a new Masonic Minute with Bro. Harrison. Then we'll hear why Masonic Conventions are so cool! We'll wrap the show this week with a two-part paper on the Hindu idea of Dharma and it's relation to Freemasonry. App extras include the papers we read. Thanks for listening and have a great week!
Join us this week for a wild year ending show! We've got incredible news, an in-depth look at the Triple Tau / Tetractys, a wonderful new Masonic Minute by Illustrious Bro. Harrison, and I wrap it up with some personal reflections on my studies and a short re-read of a piece on the occult lodge from Jim Frey. App extras include the paper on the Triple Tau. The other paper is linked in the notes below. Thanks for listening and have an amazing holiday season, everyone!
Join us this week for three great papers! We're looking at integrity as it applies to Brothers who break the law, Masonic "Burn-out" and most importantly, we have a great piece from Bro. Millar about the possible academic backlash to esoterica. Don't miss this week! App extras include the papers we read on the show. Thanks for listening and have an amazing week!
Join us this week with a historical look into the Regency Era and Freemasonry. We also have a great piece on what might just stoke the fires of Freemasonry enough to make an even bigger impact than we already do. What is it? Have a listen and find out! Don't miss this weeks episode. App extras include the pieces we read. Thanks for listening an have a great week!
Join us this week for some big news about Masonic Con Chicago, and some history and reflection about Thanksgiving. We also have a great piece by Illustrious Bro. Harrison as well as an all new Masonic Minute! Don't miss this episode! App extras include the papers we read. Thanks for listening and have a tremendous week!
This week, I've succumbed to the pressure of doing an episode on the Tarot, but not in the standard way. In this episode I'll read some great information on Tarot but then give you the real facts and why it's a legitimate tool in all things. We wrap it up with an excellent piece from the FDTL Blog. Do not miss it! App extras include the articles we read. Please visit the respective blogs and sites who've we've read from. Thanks for listening and have the best week ever!
Join us this week for an amazing address on Masonic Education by R:.W:. Ray Dunn of the Grand Lodge of Colorado! Ill. Bro. Harrison comes by to tell you about that "special" episode of the Simpsons, and we wrap it up with a wonderful piece explaining the possible esoteric value that crops up when discussing the formation of the UGLE. Don't miss it! App extras include the papers we read.
This week we define the various terms used to describe Lodges we were all warned about. Clandestine, Irregular, Regular etc. Don't miss this enlightening episode! App extras include the paper we read. Thanks for listening and have an amazing week!
Join us this week for an exquisite look at the 5 human senses and how they relate to the elements. In addition Ill. Bro. Harrison stops by for an awesome Masonic Minute and finally, Bro. Jaime Paul Lamb has a reading for us on a new paper he's written on the development of the 7 Liberal Arts and Sciences. App extras include the paper Jaime wrote as well as some rare images contained within the text document relating to the piece. Don't miss it! Thanks for listening and have a stupendous week!
Join us this week for insights into the decline and subsequent rise of Masonic Education in America as we take a look at Bro. Kevin Homan's piece on this grassroots resurgence. We also have a wonderful article by Matt Gallagher from the Scottish Rite Journal. App extras include the paper we read. Thanks for listening and have a wonderful week!