First Quarter Meeting of 2018 and Officer Installation
1) “The History of Masonry in Michigan” by Dirk Hughes
2) “Baphomet” by Jeremiah Waterchilde
1) “Rudolf Steiner’s St. Michael First Class Lessons: A Modern Mystery School” by Stephen Adamczyk
2) “Meditation & Masonry” Rob Carter
- “Baphomet Unveiled” by Jeremiah Waterchilde
- “Why should I join Freemasonry? Based on a personal journey in the craft” by Mark Rogers
Michigan Lodge of Research and Information, Alexandria Lodge of Research and Study, and Pythagoras Lodge of Research and Information are proud to present the 2nd Annual Michigan Masonic Education Convocation at the Lansing Masonic Temple. Expect an engaging, exciting day of Masonic education, conversation, and fellowship, along with two special guest speakers and a festive board! Regular Masons from the Entered Apprentice Degree and up are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Friday, July 13:
Optional social night at Downtown Smoking Club (406 S.Washington Square, Lansing) 7:00 pm
Saturday, July 14:
8:00 am: Breakfast
9:00 am: Lodge opened by Pythagoras Lodge U.D. on the Entered Apprentice Degree
10:00 am-12:00 pm Breakout Sessions and Roundtable Discussions
12:00 pm: Lunch (on your own)
1:30 pm Bro. P.D. Newman
3:00 Close Lodge
4:00 Festive Board and dinner. Presentation by WB Dirk Hughes
Tickets are $30 per person and must be purchased in advance via EventBrite. Ticket price includes breakfast, dinner, and a special keepsake.
WHO CAN ATTEND?
This event is open to regular Masons in good standing from the Entered Apprentice Degree and up. This is a Masons only event.
Dark suit and tie or tuxedo for festive board.
We will be continuing our work on production of extended education for the E.A. Degree including a deep dive into the lessons and allegory of the ritual and lectures using the Pardes Method.
Due to the nature of the topic this study session is open only to Freemasons.
Our next meeting of 2018 will be held on November 3rd at 5:30 PM. We are meeting in the 3rd floor lodge room at the Grand Rapids Masonic Center.
1) “Circumambulation, An Exploration” by Rob Carter
2) “Cognitive Restructuring and the Masonic Mindset” by Jeremiah Waterchilde
Join us for an evening of discussion in regards to the importance and power of introspection as outlined in the E∴ A∴ degree. We will be holding the discussion at the Michigan Masonic Museum & Library. It is recommended that those attending have at a minimum gone through their E∴ A∴ degree in Freemasonry to get the most out of the discussion.
Let us know you are coming on our Facebook Event Page.
Join us for a morning with the author Brian Wilson to discuss his recent book, “John E. Fetzer and the Quest for a New Age.”
10:00 AM – Meet and Greet with Author Brian Wilson
10:30 AM – Presentation on the Life of John E. Fetzer
11:00 AM – Q&A / Book Signing
Refreshments will be available throughout the event.
Please register for this event using the link for Eventbrite. Your registration will qualify you for a free copy of the book, “John E. Fetzer and the Quest for a New Age” which you can pick up during event. Registration is free.
Our first meeting of 2019 will be held on March 2nd at 5:30 PM. We are meeting in the 3rd floor lodge room at the Grand Rapids Masonic Center.
1) “Path working and the Tarot” by Pete Scudamore
2) “Nigredo, Albedo, Rubedo: development of alchemical transmutation. It’s method and practice” Gustavo Fabián Barasz
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