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How many of you are real Brothers?

Discussion in 'Freemason's Lodge' started by glock26daddy, Jun 26, 2007.

  1. glock26daddy

    glock26daddy MichiganGlocker

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    The question is how many of you are real brothers? And if you know what a real mason is? Are you? First ask yourself are your dues paid up? Second, do you know what the 5 points of fellowship are. If you do, do you follow them? Do you live out your obligation, **it do you remember it? (it's the thing that makes you a mason) If you can yes to these you are standing on a true square as a brother.:wavey:

    Welcome K.S.
     
  2. mmsig229

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  3. machinisttx

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    Want a picture of all my dues cards? I think I've got 5 in my wallet right now... :tongueout:

    Yep, I know it and live it. I'm working on learning the memory work well enough to get a teaching certificate in September. :thumbsup:

    [​IMG]
     
  4. mmsig229

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    Gotcha beat by one!!!!
     
  5. As a matter of fact, Yes I am.I even teach the new Brothers their work after conferring their degrees.All of my dues are paid and I follow the Masonic Principles out of the Lodge as well as within it.tom.

    <--- recognize that avitar??
     
  6. machinisttx

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    Scottish Rite? I haven't joined it yet, my plate is full for right now.
     
  7. mmsig229

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    Blue Lodge, Scottish Rite, Chapter, Council, Commandery, and Police Fellocraft Club of Ohio......So there!!!!!!
     
  8. Bilbo Baggins

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    UUMMMM, I do Tom
     
  9. Duncan223

    Duncan223 NRA-GOA-JFPO

    Originally posted by deputy tom
    As a matter of fact, Yes I am.I even teach the new Brothers their work after conferring their degrees.All of my dues are paid and I follow the Masonic Principles out of the Lodge as well as within it.tom.
    <--- recognize that avitar??


    Yup!!! :thumbsup:
     
  10. machinisttx

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    :) I'm in Blue Lodge, Chapter, Council, and Commandry. The SEM degree isn't normally done when they Council degrees are conferred here, so I have a seperate card for that.
     
  11. Most don't but since I know you're from Beaver You would! Hope it's going good for you down in Jo Jaw.tom.:banana:

    Also thanks to all of the other Brothers that did recognize that Avitar.tom.
     
  12. Scunyon

    Scunyon Ticket Stroker

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    My dues are paid up! I have not been able to join any other houses as of yet, as I have been fulfilling my duties as the SD with another class coming in after we come out of the "shade" in September.

    I must say that the while I've been at the Criminal Justice Academy in SC, I've had the pleasure of talking with many "true" brothers whether they are of "George Washington" or "Prince Hall Affiliated". I know that mutual recognition has not reached all 50 states yet, but we recognize that we walk the same road, and if any of them were ever in distress, I would hasten to their "aid". And being that they will be brothers and fellow officers, that only makes the bond even stronger.
     
  13. glock26daddy

    glock26daddy MichiganGlocker

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    Nice Avitar Tom, lets see how many brothers know what it means.
    Do we have any Poor fellow soldiers of Christ on here? Only those that are will know what i'm talking about.:rofl:
     
  14. machinisttx

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    I've only been a mason since last september, I have no clue what his avatar is representative of.

    I give preference to those of christian religion. 7 years pennance.....
     
  15. jrr6602

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    The SEM is put on at the Dallas Scottish Rite Temple about once a year. I got mine about 25 years ago. I belong to a Chapter and Council in Ft. Worth as well as Commandary. We have a Scottish Rite Valley in Ft.Worth. We have Moslah Shrine in Ft. Worth and another organization that is based in Ohio, which is called the Grotto(El Texa). We wear black fezs with red tassels.
     
  16. machinisttx

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    That's where I took the SEM. We were told that it had been six years since they last put one on, but normally they do it every 2 years.
     
  17. ede

    ede Bama's Friend

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