The December/January Trestleboard is now online. You may locate it by clicking here, or by navigating to the Trestleboard link at the top of the page.
Albert Pike would have been 201 years old today (born December 29, 1809). Popularly known as the modern founder of the updated Scottish Rite degrees, he made several other contributions to Masonry in general.
Look forward to seeing everyone at the Mason Inn! Bro. Paul Evancoe will speak on The Scottish Rite.
Due to inclement driving conditions, tonight’s meeting is canceled. Thank you.
UPDATE: Tonight’s meeting has been canceled. It has been tentatively scheduled for the 21st.
Date: Thursday, 16 December 2010.
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Place: The Mason Inn at George Mason University, Fairfax, VA (same building as Nov mtg)
The Lodge will begin labor at 7:00pm; go to refreshment for dinner; reconvene after dinner to finish business and close.
The Patriot Lodge wishes a happy birthday to the Marine Corps and an honorable Veterans Day to all those who served. Thank you all for your service.
The September-October issue of the Scottish Rite Journal has an excellent piece on the history of University Lodges. Our George Mason University academic lodge also receives a very honorable mention! I highly recommend this article for anyone who wishes to learn more about how academic lodges differ from their traditional counterparts.
“If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.” -Sir Isaac Newton