July 2021 Issue articles

From The Editor

Warm welcome from the Editor

Blackheath Degrees

Bro. Chris Hatton gives us his personal reflections on the history of the 'house at Blackheath and the Blackheath Orders', in this wonderful tribute to Andrew Stephenson, a remarkable man and Mason.

Masonic Ties

Masonic Miscellanies

Where did the origin of the use of rosettes on Masonic aprons come from ?

Masonic Blogs

The Southern California Research Lodge is dedicated to Masonic education and information.

Masonic Pens

Commentary on the Charge after Initiation

A more detailed explanation in order for us to understand the Charge after Initiation

Freemasonry and Women’s Rights – Part 1

A multi-part series exploring mixed, Co- and female Freemasonry, and how the fraternity and its members helped progress the emancipation and rights of women.

Masonic Swords

Olympic Interlude

Paul Gardner reflects on those days of yore and the “gentleman footballer” in Masonry.

Freemasonry & Fraternalism

What is it that connects a very old, well-known Crieff family, with a former President of the United States of America?

Bricks Masons

Masonic Art NFT

Masonic Art, Digital Art, NFTs - how does this all fit together?

The Mason’s Journey

The hero’s journey can also be seen in the Masonic system; a candidate first considers embarking on the Masonic journey but wonders whether it is really for him

Masonic Regalia

Religion in the Light of a Free Thinker

Every Mason is a sincere seeker of light, of all light that allows him to advance in his search for truth.

Navy Lodge No. 2612

A short, but fascinating history of Navy Lodge No, 2612 - a lodge fit for princes and kings.

Masonic Cases

Ashlar Chippings

Hugh O’Neill's regular chippings whilst smoothing the ashlar: - 1) Whence Came the Rosettes, 2) The Freemasons' Motto and 3) On the carpet - Hundred of Elloe Lodge No. 469

The Entered Apprentices Handbook

Chapter 3, the Candidate being prepared by the Tyler. What we now have is a system by which the parts which have to be bare are made bare.

Masonic Ring

Masonic Podcasts

Our pick of the best Masonic Podcasts

The Two Pillars

The mystery behind the two great pillars that stood at the porchway entrance of King Solomon Temple.

Masonic Jewels

Hogarth’s Harlot Reveals All – Part 6.2

A naughty clergyman, the virgin, and 'Father Time' - what can Hogarth reveal now?!

Officers of the Royal Arch – Sojourners

Who are the Sojourners , Having self-respect you never compare yourself to others.

Masonic KT Regalia

Templar Masonry

Templar Masonry - a historical aspect of the Religious and Military Order of the Temple published in The Freemason's Chronicle 13th February, 1875

book intro

A short introduction to The Men's House, a collection of masonic papers and addresses by Joseph Fort Newton

Masonic Watches

Lewis Masonic Book Reviews

Reviews and new publications from Lewis Masonic

Book Review – Freemasonry: Material Moral and Mystical

A review of Freemasonry: Material Moral and Mystical by Tony Baker

Book Review – Companions of Christian Rosenkreutz

A review of Companions of Christian Rosenkreutz - Collected Papers 2008-2016

SQ Masonic Book Store

Selected Masonic Books available at Amazon

SQ Leadership Book Review

Selected Books on Leadership available at Amazon

Tom Ford

Calvin Klein

Tommy Hilfiger

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

Van Heusen

Hugo Boss

SQ Styles

SQ Styles - Masonic Apparel made to order


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