October 2020 Issue articles

From The Editor

Warm welcome from the Editor

Masonic News

Masonic News Headlines from around the globe 24h / 7d

Science & Citizenship – P1

Towards a 21st Century Masonic Mindset: Part 1: ‘Freemasonries’ and Governance.

Masonic Pens

Masonic Miscellanies

Ever wondered why masons had to be 'free' or why we have a Tyler? What is the meaning of 'hele'? And where did the term 'eavesdropping' come from?

Masonic Blog – Just Masons

Just Masons masonic blog: - Sister Elena Llamas talks Co-Masonry, Esoterica and more…

Masonic Ties

Freemasonry in the Works of John Steinbeck

We examine Freemasonry in the Works of John Steinbeck

What is the Kirkwall Scroll?

The Kirkwall Scroll is a hand-painted floor cloth depicting a myriad of symbolism - Masonic and otherwise

The Enigma of the Royal Arch

Holy Royal Arch What's it all about

Freemasonry in the time of pandemic

The Rule of Six. Localised lockdowns. Second wave? What do we do now?! The answer is simple - engage with members, promote Masonic education and get thinking outside the lodge.

Masonic Regalia

Internet Lodge No: 9659

During these uncertain times, it makes sense to diversify and adapt - Internet Lodge No 9659 has been doing just that for some time.

Hail Holy Light!

Light symbolises knowledge, and darkness symbolises ignorance

Bricks Masons

Graham MS 1726

The Graham Manuscript dating from 1726 is an early Masonic document that calls upon Noah and this 3 sons in respect to Masonry, an alternative allegory to the Hiram legend.

Sankey Lectures 2014

Brothers in Arms: Freemasons and the War of 1812

Masonic Swords

Development of the Emulation Ritual

Relevant historical background in the evolutionary development of the Emulation Ritual

Masonic Jewels

Mark Masons’ Hall

Virtual Open House Tour of Mark Masons' Hall, London

Masonic Watches

Masonic Podcasts

Our pick of the best Masonic Podcasts


In the true sense of the words Freemasonry is not a secret society but a society with secrets.

Masonic Cases

The Author – an ode

By Bro. Anthony Oneal Haye (1838-1877), Past Poet Laureate, Lodge Canongate Kilwinning No. 2, Edinburgh.

Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure

Jesse James and the Lost Templar Treasure: Secret Diaries, Coded Maps, and the Knights of the Golden Circle 

Masonic Rings

Nicholas Hawksmoor – the ‘Devil’s Architect’

Nicholas Hawksmoor was one of the 18th century’s most prolific architects

Richard Carlile

Will the real author behind The Manual of Freemasonry please stand up!

Masonic KT Regalia

Meet The Author

Daniel Duke, the great-great grandson of Jesse James, grew up surrounded by stories of lost outlaw treasures. For more than two decades he has researched the mysteries involving his family, Freemasonry, and the Knights Templar....

Lewis Masonic Books

Reviews and new publications from Lewis Masonic

The Masonic Book Club (MBC)

The Masonic Book Club - being a member entitles you to purchase books at a pre-publication discount.

Book Review

Every Freemason must have at some point asked himself the that question.

SQ Masonic Book Store

This month's 5 Selected Masonic Books available at Amazon

SQ Leadership & Personal Development Books

Selected Books on Leadership and Personal Development available at Amazon

Calvin Klein

Van Husen


SQ Style – Man

Stand out from the crowd with SQ’s Masonic essentials

SQ Style – Feminine

Stand out from the crowd with SQ’s Masonic essentials

Tom Ford

Hugo Boss

SQ Styles

Masonic Apparel Made to Order Global Shipping

Tommy Hilfiger

Last page

Final note from the publisher and your feedback ....

The Square Magazine is an Amazon Associate and will receive commission from qualifying purchases to offset the running costs.
Share this article ....