Daily Masonic Advancement - Lodge of Happiness

June 11th, 2013

UGLE website gets a revamp

As previously reported in a our News section the website of the United Grand Lodge of England has had a revamp. In a somewhat unheralded move they have transformed the design of their website into something much more appealing. The new site improved site: The overall look of the site has been changed for a Read More…


March 20th, 2013

The Freemasons’ Grand Charity

The Freemasons’ Grand Charity is a grant-making charity dedicated to supporting people in need, having donated more than £100 million since 1981. Each year The Freemasons’ Grand Charity provides financial help for hundreds of Freemasons and their dependants who are facing financial difficulties. These difficulties occur for many reasons, not least the current economic crisis, Read More…


March 12th, 2013

Masonic Mentoring – synopsis

The February Daily Masonic Advancement Talk was on the topic of Masonic Mentoring. The paper dealt with the background, purpose and benefits of mentoring activities within Masonic Lodges and provides a basis for future discussions within the Lodge of Happiness on their approach to mentoring. Click here for the full Masonic Mentoring paper.  


January 21st, 2013

Symbolism and Speculative Freemasonry – synopsis

Daily Masonic Advancement Talk on ‘Symbolism and Speculative Freemasonry’ by W Bro. Alastair Scales. Freemasonry is described in the First Degree ceremony as “a peculiar system of morality veiled in allegory and illustrated by symbols.” This recognises that symbolism contained within the allegorical framework of our ceremonies lies at the very heart of the delivery Read More…


December 21st, 2012

Squaring the Circle of Vitruvian Man – synopsis

Bro. David Walker gave the Brethren of the Lodge of Happiness a presentation  in January entitled: ‘Squaring the Circle of Vitruvian Man’ The presentation went into the origins of the iconic image by Leonardo Da Vinci, from its ancient roots, breaking down the words of the Roman Architect Vitruvius and explaining the proportions used in Read More…


December 20th, 2012

Masonry & Martial Arts – synopsis

As part of 2 of three talks presented by junior Brethren, this part delivered by Bro.  Colin Bennett. He talk was on the synergies and similarities of Masonry and Martial Arts. Details explored were the structures and ranks, weaponry and working tools, and the common lessons each teaches the student


March 20th, 2012

How Warwickshire Freemasons support The Birmingham Settlement

Since our foundation in 1899, Birmingham Settlement has worked in some of the most deprived areas in Birmingham, supporting people facing social and economic exclusion. We began primarily as a support for women and children but have grown, and now support everyone in the community through our various activities. Today our services include money advice, Read More…


September 28th, 2011

website review: askafreemason.com

Welcome to our very first masonic website review. Today we are going to focus on http://www.askafreemason.com – a website produced by the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts. The site acts as a portal for all those who are curious about Freemasonry in the USA. When the site loads, you are greeted by a bright, warm and Read More…


 
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