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A New Grand Ambassador to Europe and Ambassador to Belgium

Brethren, Please congratulate the New Grand Ambassador to Europe - Honorable RW Brother Ferenc Sebok, which incredible Masterpieces of the Symbolic and Masonic Art, and deep philosophical lectures we enjoyed last year in Brazil!     And, please welcome hearty the new Ambassador to Belgium - Honorable Brother Bernard Ghilissen!

By |September 27th, 2016|Categories: News|Comments Off on A New Grand Ambassador to Europe and Ambassador to Belgium

New Documentary about the Festival Apollo in Brazil

Dear Brethren and Friends of the Masonic Arts, please enjoy the moments from the First World Festival of Masonic Arts in Brasilia, Brazil at: https://youtu.be/naNKhd766Ms  

By |September 27th, 2016|Categories: Events, Exhibitions, Music, News|Tags: |Comments Off on New Documentary about the Festival Apollo in Brazil

THE BUILDERS: A Story and Study of Masonry, by Joseph Fort Newton, Litt. D. part 2

PART I THE PROPHECY CHAPTER 1 The Foundation By Symbols is man guided and commanded, made happy, made wretched. He everywhere finds himself encompassed with Symbols, recognized as such or not recognized: the Universe is but one vast Symbol of God; nay, if thou wilt have it, what is man himself but a Symbol of

By |September 24th, 2016|Categories: Classic Thinkers, Masonic History, News, Symbolism|Tags: |Comments Off on THE BUILDERS: A Story and Study of Masonry, by Joseph Fort Newton, Litt. D. part 2

The First Festival of Masonic Arts Apollo

One year ago, on September 15th 2015, at the beautiful capital of Brazil – Brasilia – was born The First World Festival of Masonic Arts – Celebration of Apollo. Hosted by Grand Orient of Brazil, under the patronage of MW Brother Marcos Jose da Silva, the Sovereign Grand Master of GOB, supported by thousands of

By |September 15th, 2016|Categories: Events, Exhibitions, News|Tags: |Comments Off on The First Festival of Masonic Arts Apollo

Thomas W. Jackson’s Award for Masonic Leadership

Hear ye, all good members of the Craft and Men of Good Will,   The Directors and Ambassadors of the Association of Masonic Arts extend their noblest salutation and highest resolve of shared common purpose to our Chairman of the Board of Directors Most Honorable MW Brother Thomas W. Jackson on the occasion of establishing

By |September 14th, 2016|Categories: News|Comments Off on Thomas W. Jackson’s Award for Masonic Leadership

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, FREEMASON

Franklin The genius of Franklin was so overwhelming, and manifested in so many different directions, that no short paper can even list his achievements; the American Philosophical Society requires twenty large book pages merely to catalog his inventions, discoveries, accomplishments and the events in which he was intimately concerned.  Printer, author, editor, inventor,

By |September 6th, 2016|Categories: Masonic History, News|Tags: |Comments Off on BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, FREEMASON

History of Freemasonry in Austria

  1742 – La Loge aux trois Canons was formed in Vienna on the authority of the Lodge of the Three Skeletons at Breslau which, in turn, had been authorized by the Lodge of the Three Globes in Berlin. Canons is variously translated as Cannons (guns), Firing Glasses, and Canons (rules or principles). Despite Imperial

By |September 6th, 2016|Categories: Masonic History, News|Tags: |Comments Off on History of Freemasonry in Austria

THE BUILDERS: A Story and Study of Masonry, by Joseph Fort Newton, Litt. D. part 1

When I was King and a Mason - A master proved and skilled, I cleared me ground for a palace Such as a King should build. I decreed and cut down to my levels, Presently, under the silt, I came on the wreck of a place Such as a King had built. -- Kipling THE

By |September 6th, 2016|Categories: Classic Thinkers, Masonic History, News, Symbolism|Tags: |Comments Off on THE BUILDERS: A Story and Study of Masonry, by Joseph Fort Newton, Litt. D. part 1

AMA condemns use of Masonic Symbols in Political Campaigns

THE ASSOCIATION OF MASONIC ARTS CONDEMNS USE OF MASONIC RING IN TRUMP STATUES CALLED "THE EMPEROR HAS NO BALLS"   The Association of Masonic Arts, which was founded to support research and critical scholarship on the Masonic Arts and Material Culture, and their uses in society, wishes to condemn the use of a Masonic ring

By |August 22nd, 2016|Categories: News|Comments Off on AMA condemns use of Masonic Symbols in Political Campaigns

Freemasonry in Australia

1820 – The Grand Lodge of Ireland chartered Australian Social Lodge, No. 260 to meet in Sydney, New South Wales, the first stationary lodge in Australia; it was renamed Australian Social Mother Lodge, and is now Antiquity Lodge, No. 1 on the rolls of the United Grand Lodge of New South Wales and the Australian

By |August 19th, 2016|Categories: Masonic History, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Freemasonry in Australia