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Welcome to Brother. The Masonic Podcast. This podcast is here for everyone - let's answer some questions, pose a few more - and hopefully just have some fun discussing one of the world's oldest, and most talked about organisations!

Welcome to Brother. The Masonic Podcast. This podcast is here for everyone - let's answer some questions, pose a few more - and hopefully just have some fun discussing one of the world's oldest, and most talked about organisations!

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United Kingdom

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Welcome to Brother. The Masonic Podcast. This podcast is here for everyone - let's answer some questions, pose a few more - and hopefully just have some fun discussing one of the world's oldest, and most talked about organisations!

Language:

English


Episodes

Brother Extra: A Brother Abroad

5/18/2022
In this Brother Extra, we're going International! Jack is out on his holibobs in Zante, Greece and of course couldn't turn up the opportunity to visit a Lodge whilst overseas! Lucky for us, Jack took his recorder with him and interviewed the Worshipful Master and Secretary of Star of the East Lodge No. 880 a unique 'Not Under a District' Lodge which directly reports to the United Grand Lodge of England in London. Remember, you can listen back to all our previous episodes and watch the...

Duration:00:26:35

Brother Extra: An Interview with Martin Faulks, Managing Director of Lewis Masonic

4/25/2022
In this episode, Neil, Taz, Jack and Josh are joined by Martin Faulks, Managing Director of Lewis Masonic - the oldest and largest Masonic Publishers. We speak to Martin about how he came to lead the publisher of the most prominent Masonic titles, including the Emulation Ritual (your little blue book!) Plus, we've got an exclusive 10% everything on Lewis Masonic's website when you use code BROTHERMASONIC. Remember, you can listen back to all our previous episodes and watch the recordings...

Duration:00:58:37

Brother Extra: Football and Freemasonry with Sean Whelan

7/2/2021
Back of the net! Brother. brings you this screamer of an episode. Sean Whelan has received the call up to play on Team brother, and tell us about the talk he gives on the many connections between football and Freemasonry! Recorded just after Englands 2-0 victory over Germany in the knockout stages, we thought it was a great time to discuss two of our favourite hobbies combined. It's full of end-to-end stuff. Hear about the creation of Football Lodge and some of its particulars. So sit...

Duration:00:39:46

Brother Extra: Football and Freemasonry with Sean Whelan

7/2/2021
Back of the net! Brother. brings you this screamer of an episode. Sean Whelan has received the call up to play on Team brother, and tell us about the talk he gives on the many connections between football and Freemasonry! Recorded just after Englands 2-0 victory over Germany in the knockout stages, we thought it was a great time to discuss two of our favourite hobbies combined. It's full of end-to-end stuff. Hear about the creation of Football Lodge and some of its particulars. So sit...

Duration:00:39:49

Brother: 13 - Cabernet Franc

5/14/2021
In this episode, Neil-Thomas, Taz, Jack and Producer Josh are joined by special guest HOST (not guest...) Shaun Butler, Communications Director at UGLE (and Producer Josh's new boss!) We revert to type, and get back to the good old ways of our old podcast format with Wine of the Week AND the Masonic News Roundup back, and boy do we have some great news to discuss! So have a listen to use discussing the RESUMPTION OF MASONIC BUSINESS from 17th May and have a laugh along with us! Remember,...

Duration:01:05:06

Brother: 13 - Cabernet Franc

5/14/2021
In this episode, Neil-Thomas, Taz, Jack and Producer Josh are joined by special guest HOST (not guest...) Shaun Butler, Communications Director at UGLE (and Producer Josh's new boss!) We revert to type, and get back to the good old ways of our old podcast format with Wine of the Week AND the Masonic News Roundup back, and boy do we have some great news to discuss! So have a listen to use discussing the RESUMPTION OF MASONIC BUSINESS from 17th May and have a laugh along with us! Remember,...

Duration:01:05:06

Brother: 12 - Freemasonry 101

2/26/2021
In this episode, we're going back to basics, asking the big questions we wanted to know before we became Freemasons. If you've EVER thought about becoming a Mason, or have questions about what it's all about, what happens in a Lodge and what you need to do to join, this is the episode for you! Plus, we also consider renaming the podcast and Wine of the Week is back, albeit slightly different to usual! Remember, you can listen back to all our previous episodes and watch the recordings at...

Duration:01:05:34

Brother: 11 - Interview with Dr David Staples

12/18/2020
We knew we needed to launch Season 3 with a bang, so we only went and scored an interview with Grand Secretary and Chief Executive of the United Grand Lodge of England, The Very Worshipful Dr David Staples?! In our first recording in-person since the Open House Live event in the summer, the whole team came together at Freemasons' Hall, Great Queen Street to interview the man in charge of the day-to-day running of Freemasonry, and the brains behind the outstanding Enough is Enough...

Duration:00:38:56

Brother Extra: Open House 2020

12/4/2020
We were honoured to be invited to attend the Open House event at Freemasons' Hall this year, hosted by the United Grand Lodge of England. After being pitched up in a room that very few others get to see, we were joined by a number of big wigs from UGLE, including the Director of Communications & Marketing and chewed the fat over all things Masonry and Great Queens' Street! A massive thank you to the team at the United Grand Lodge of England for inviting us along, and we hope you...

Duration:01:25:22

Brother: Beyond the Craft - Mark Master Masons

10/9/2020
This is it. The final episode of season two, Brother: Beyond the Craft, and we've saved the big one until last! The boys are joined by V. W. Bro. Bill Divall, Deputy President of the General Board and Deputy President of the Grand Master Royal Ark Mariners Council. So join us for the last hurrah, finding out about the completion of the second degree and find out how Bill fares in the Elevator Pitch Challenge!

Duration:00:52:47

Brother: Beyond the Craft - Mark Master Masons

10/9/2020
This is it. The final episode of season two, Brother: Beyond the Craft, and we've saved the big one until last! The boys are joined by V. W. Bro. Bill Divall, Deputy President of the General Board and Deputy President of the Grand Master Royal Ark Mariners Council. So join us for the last hurrah, finding out about the completion of the second degree and find out how Bill fares in the Elevator Pitch Challenge!

Duration:00:52:47

Brother: Beyond the Craft - Royal Ark Mariners

9/11/2020
In our penultimate episode of the series, Neil, Taz, Jack and Josh are joined by W. Bro. Matthew Christmas to discuss the Royal Ark Mariners! We talk through the story of the order, a little more about the regalia and Matt takes on the BBTC Elevator Pitch Challenge, and attempts to convince you to join the RAM in as close to 30 seconds as possible! Remember, you can watch this episode and listen to all other Brother Podcasts at brothermasonic.com

Duration:00:44:11

Brother: Beyond the Craft - Royal Ark Mariners

9/11/2020
In our penultimate episode of the series, Neil, Taz, Jack and Josh are joined by W. Bro. Matthew Christmas to discuss the Royal Ark Mariners! We talk through the story of the order, a little more about the regalia and Matt takes on the BBTC Elevator Pitch Challenge, and attempts to convince you to join the RAM in as close to 30 seconds as possible! Remember, you can watch this episode and listen to all other Brother Podcasts at brothermasonic.com

Duration:00:44:11

Brother: Beyond the Craft - Scarlet Cord

8/21/2020
We are absolutely honoured to be joined by Grand Summus and all-time friend of the Podcast, M.Dist.Comp. Ian S. Currans to talk to us about the Order of the Scarlet Cord. Have a listen to Episode 6 from Season 1 to hear more from Ian on the Scarlet Cord, and to give you a little more context about his truly incredible effort in the Elevator Pitch Challenge! We're also really sorry for those few moments where we lost Ian in the podcast. We're all trying to help keep control of this pesky...

Duration:00:58:16

Brother: Beyond the Craft - Scarlet Cord

8/21/2020
We are absolutely honoured to be joined by Grand Summus and all-time friend of the Podcast, M.Dist.Comp. Ian S. Currans to talk to us about the Order of the Scarlet Cord. Have a listen to Episode 6 from Season 1 to hear more from Ian on the Scarlet Cord, and to give you a little more context about his truly incredible effort in the Elevator Pitch Challenge! We're also really sorry for those few moments where we lost Ian in the podcast. We're all trying to help keep control of this pesky...

Duration:00:58:16

Brother: Beyond the Craft - Knights Templar

8/7/2020
In this episode, Neil, Jack and Josh (unfortunately no Taz due to work commitments!) speak with Eminent Knight David Tuke, First Great Captain of the Great Priory of the Order of the Temple about the Knights' Templar and Order of Malta. We know this is one you've all been waiting for so please do enjoy! This episode, recorded via Zoom, is also available to watch now at brothermasonic.com/videos

Duration:00:35:45

Brother: Beyond the Craft - Knights Templar

8/7/2020
In this episode, Neil, Jack and Josh (unfortunately no Taz due to work commitments!) speak with Eminent Knight David Tuke, First Great Captain of the Great Priory of the Order of the Temple about the Knights' Templar and Order of Malta. We know this is one you've all been waiting for so please do enjoy! This episode, recorded via Zoom, is also available to watch now at brothermasonic.com/videos

Duration:00:35:45

Brother Extra: Refreshment to Labour

7/10/2020
In light of the joint statement from UGLE and MMH on Masonic Meetings being able to resume in England and Wales, Neil, Taz and Jack jumped on Zoom to discuss what going back to Lodge in this 'new normal' might be like!

Duration:00:30:17

Brother Extra: Refreshment to Labour

7/10/2020
In light of the joint statement from UGLE and MMH on Masonic Meetings being able to resume in England and Wales, Neil, Taz and Jack jumped on Zoom to discuss what going back to Lodge in this 'new normal' might be like!

Duration:00:30:17

Brother: Beyond the Craft - Allied Masonic Degrees

6/12/2020
In this episode of Beyond the Craft, we're talking about the Allied Masonic Degrees. The Brother Lads were joined by Scott Cargill, Assistant Grand Secretary for the District of London to give us an insight into these 5 unlinked but truly fascinating Masonic Degrees. Plus, Scott tries his hand at the #BBTC Elevator Pitch Challenge - find out how he fares on our leaderboard against Red Cross of Constantine, Order of the Secret Monitor and Royal and Select Masters! This episode, recorded...

Duration:00:40:38