When my wife, Susan, and I moved to Dickinson, North Dakota in 2003, the first road trip we took was to Rapid City, South Dakota to see Mt. Rushmore. I …
WHAT IS THE SOLITARY MASON? The Solitary Mason is a member of the Craft, who is not practicing or participating in Blue Lodge. It could be for any number of reasons, …
Freemasonry is the largest Fraternity in the world with over 5 million Master Masons worldwide. It is also the oldest. In fact, next year on June 24, 2017, we will celebrate the tricentennial.
Christopher L. Hodapp is the author of Freemasons For Dummies and Solomon’s Builders: Freemasons, Founding Fathers and the Secrets of Washington D.C. He was the editor of the Journal of The Masonic Society. He is the co-author with Alice Von Kannon of The Templar Code For Dummies and Conspiracy Theories and Secret Societies For Dummies.
Dr. Bob, Tyler, and Brandon talk about the 24″ gauge and how it applies and influences their lives and what it means to them.
Dr. Bob, Nolan, Tyler, and Brandon take some time to talk about what they have enjoyed, what they hope will become better, and some goals for the Freemasonry in the Bakken Podcast
After a fantastic ND Masonic Festival, we take some time with the ND Grand Line and other Masons to talk on the level about things that were on our minds.
We take some time to talk about Dr. Bob’s and Tyler’s experiences with DeMolay, some history, of youth organizations and what we are doing in Western North Dakota to bring it back.
This past weekend, I was blessed to be a part of what I feel is a rare experience. The North Dakota Grand Line presented the annual “Masonic Festival”. North Dakota Masonic Festivals have taken the place of Annual Schools of Instruction. After the Grand Line presenters were done and lunch was over, we had the pleasure of doing a Masonic Round Table discussion for the podcast (which will be released soon, title pending).
We continue our discussion with PGM Arv Burvee on who is he, why he became and Freemason, and the impact it has had on his life.