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Historical Light is a Masonic show based on the historical events and aspects within Freemasonry. Between out buildings, members, events, and family history we have so many great stories with that rich history just waiting to be shared. Here on Historical Light, we aim to share, preserve, and Honor that history. Thank you for joining us on our quest for Historical Light!

Historical Light is a Masonic show based on the historical events and aspects within Freemasonry. Between out buildings, members, events, and family history we have so many great stories with that rich history just waiting to be shared. Here on Historical Light, we aim to share, preserve, and Honor that history. Thank you for joining us on our quest for Historical Light!
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Historical Light is a Masonic show based on the historical events and aspects within Freemasonry. Between out buildings, members, events, and family history we have so many great stories with that rich history just waiting to be shared. Here on Historical Light, we aim to share, preserve, and Honor that history. Thank you for joining us on our quest for Historical Light!

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Ep 27 Remembering LeRoy Hill

7/2/2018
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We highlighted a past Brother from my lodge a few episodes ago, William McClintock, well today we are going to talk about another, LeRoy Hill. This Brother was actually the first of the area to die in WWI and passed away in action on a battlefield in France. We recently got the opportunity to do a joint event with the local Legion Post in honor of Brother Hill. Check out this episode to find out more. Check out our friends at the Gardner (LeRoy Hill) American Legion...

Duration:00:10:12

Ep 26 Recap Masonic Con 2018

5/22/2018
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Historical Light has not been keeping our intended schedule lately. Some of you know the reasons behind that but never the less we are getting back on track! Tonight we are doing a recap on my recent trip to Masonic Con 2018 in Attleboro Mass. where I presented this year on the importance of preserving our Masonic History. We are stoked to have friend and Brother W:. Rob Jackson on the show to help us with the recap. He was also in attendance this year helps provide another view of the...

Duration:00:58:44

Ep 25 The History Behind Le Droit Humain

3/19/2018
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Sorry yall, we are not spotlighting Masonrytoday.com today but still be sure to go check them out. Recording the intro of today's show while in the hospital waiting room. You may have heard by now that Brother Angelo Mino who you will see featured in the into of Historical Light was recently diagnosed with stomach cancer and is currently in that fight. Additional to that my younger brother passed away just over a week ago so things have been crazy. I do apologize that we have not been...

Duration:00:49:33

Ep 24 William J. McClintock

2/5/2018
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What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History John Boyd Dunlop is born in 1840. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=2&new_day=05&new_year=2017 Taking a break from the interviews for today to allow time to shwo respect to an important name in my lodges history, William J. McClintock. He started out as a mysterious frame portrait on the wall in the lodge room. After some time of digging I was finally able to match the face in that frame to the name of a...

Duration:00:13:30

Ep 23 Masonic Genealogy Website

1/15/2018
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What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History David Rowland Francis passes away in 1927. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=1&new_day=15&new_year=2017 Today we have R:.W:. Bro. Walter Hunt back on the show who is the Grand Historian for the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts. He joins us today to go in depth on a website he has spent the last 8 years working on for the benefit of all Masons. Join us to learn more about this amazing site...

Duration:00:47:18

Ep 22 Recap of Installation as Master

1/2/2018
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What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History John Edgar Hoover is born in 1895. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=1&new_day=01&new_year=2015 Today we are recapping the highlights of my installation into the East. Historical Light is brought to you in part by Masonic Revival and viewers like you. Be sure to visit www.MasonicRevival.com to find Quality, Unique, Masonic merchandise that you will be proud to wear. Let’s start a Masonic Revival,...

Duration:00:46:57

Ep 21 Lodge History Documentaries

12/4/2017
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What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History Leon Abbett passes away in 1894. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=12&new_day=4&new_year=2016 Today we Bro. Mitch Denning out of Tennessee. He recently headed upa project for a lodge documentary for his lodge (Portland Lodge No. 326) which we preaviously featured in Ep 19. Brother Denning having a background in film did an amazing job on the project and joins us today to share a bit of the behind the sceens...

Duration:00:39:49

Ep 20 History of Freemasonry in Scotland

11/20/2017
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What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History John Jellicoe, 1st Earl Jellicoe Passes Away in 1935. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=11&new_day=20&new_year=2015 Today we have an amazing chat with Brother Bob Cooper who brings us the history behind Freemasonry in Scotland. This is one you need to see. We do apologize for the video quality of today's episode. Unfortunately Skype got a bad connection during the recording of this interview which resulted...

Duration:01:08:25

Ep 19 Your Lodges Legacy

11/20/2017
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((Sorry! This Ep was deleted on accident but has been restored)) What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History James Naismith is born in 1861. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=11&new_day=06&new_year=2016 Today we do not have an interview. Instead we are featuring a documentary done by our friend and Brother Mitch Denning. He filmed and directed a top notch history documentary for Portland Lodge No 326. This is such a great way to capture your...

Duration:00:24:27

Ep 18 Lodge Dues: Then and Now

10/16/2017
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What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History Francis Baylies is born in 1783. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=10&new_day=16&new_year=2015 Today we sit down with Bro. RJ Johnson and Bro. Nick Johnson. Look close, you just may have seen these Brothers before ;). We chat with Bro's Nick and RJ on the topic of Lodge Dues: Then and Now. Both of these Brothers have expressed some feelings on this matter recently and bring some important points of view to...

Duration:01:07:20

EP 17 “A Worthy Adversary”

10/2/2017
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What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History Arthur Edward Waite is born in 1857. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php... Today we chat with Bro. James Morgan III. Bro Morgan is a respected Masonic Historian, Co Host on The Prince Hall Think Tank, as well as the Assoc. W:. Grand Historian and Archivist for the Prince Hall jurisdiction in Washington DC. Today's topic originated from some research for a family reunion that aided him in stumbling upon some compelling...

Duration:00:55:43

Ep 16 Labor Day Weekend

9/4/2017
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It is Labor Day weekend and we are all busy with family and friends so we are keeping it short today and will not be featuring an interview. Not to worry though we have several great interviews recorded and ready to go for the episodes to come. Today the family and I spent some time up at the lodge while I was doing some awesome research of our history. My daughter jumps in to present today's article from Masonry Today.com which I was really excited about. We want to make sure and...

Duration:00:07:14

Ep 15 The Grand Lodge of Kansas Library and Museum

8/21/2017
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What happened in Masonic History Today? Due to such an engaging interview the time ran a bit lengthy this week so decided to cut the MasonryToday article. They will be back next time but until then pay them a visit at www.MasonryToday.com In this episode, we chat this time with Dylan Kuhlman, the Archivist for the Grand Lodge of Kansas who gives an inside perspective of the progress in archives. The interesting thing about Dylan’s position with the Grand Lodge is that he is actually a...

Duration:01:23:36

Ep 14 History of Freemasonry in Massachusetts

8/7/2017
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What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History Mark Odom Hatfield passes away in 2011. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=8&new_day=07&new_year=2016 In this episode, we sit down with Bro. Walter H. Hunt, the Grand Historian for the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts as he brings us to light on the history of Freemasonry within his state. You are sure to love this episode as Brother Hunt is another one of those guys you could easily chat with for days. It is...

Duration:01:02:52

Ep 13 Webb Lodge No. 1454

7/17/2017
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Today's show topic: Webb Lodge No. 1454 What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History John Jacob Astor is born in 1763. http://masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=7&new_day=17&new_year=2015 In this episode, we sit down with Bro. Matthew Fisher for an enjoyable chat on his lodge, their history, and their integration of the communities history as well. Make sure you catch this interview as it was very enjoyable and informative. Brother Fisher's great personality...

Duration:01:10:30

Ep 12 Happy 4th Everyone!

7/3/2017
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Today's show topic: Happy 4th Everyone! What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History George Michael Cohan is born in 1878. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=7&new_day=03&new_year=2015 In this episode, Today is a short episode. We do not have an interview included due to not having enough time to allow for editing of an episode that size. However we do touch on the recently passed TMR 300 celebration in Alexandria, VA. Did you attend? Let us know...

Duration:00:13:44

Ep 11 Best of Waco Lodge No. 92

6/19/2017
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Today's show topic: Best of Waco Lodge No. 92 What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History Nathanael Greene passes away in 1786. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=6&new_day=19&new_year=2016 In this episode, We have the pleasure of inviting W. Bro. Robert Marshall back on the show. This time we get a run down of some of his favorite members from the Waco rosters throughout the years. Bro. Marshall has performed extensive research on the history of his...

Duration:00:55:58

Ep10 Ezekiel Bates Lodge Attleboro, MA.

6/5/2017
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Today's show topic is: Ezekiel Bates Lodge in Attleboro, MA. What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History Josiah Williams Begole passes away in 1896. http://www.masonrytoday.com/index.php... In this episode, we get to have a great chat with Bro. Bryan Simmons who is the current Junior Warden of Ezekiel Bates Lodge in Attleboro, MA. And the curator of the Attleboro Masonic Museum. Bryan delivers a well-crafted summary of the grand history of this iconic lodge. He...

Duration:00:41:29

Ep 9 Kabbalah and Freemasonry & Masonic Con 2017 Debriefing

5/8/2017
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Today's show topic is: Kabbalah and Freemasonry Part 1 & Masonic Con 2017 Debriefing. What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History Donald Jay “Don” Rickles is born in 1926. http://masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=5&new_day=8&new_year=2015 In this episode, we have the extreme pleasure of interviewing Bro. Greg Kaminsky of the Occult of Personality Podcast on the history between Kabbalah and Freemasonry. Bro. Kaminsky is a known and respected speaker on this...

Duration:01:28:13

Ep 8 Digitization of Lodge History

4/3/2017
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Today's show topic is the Digitization of your lodge history. What happened in Masonic History Today? Today in Masonic History George Douglas, 16th Earl of Morton is born in 1761. http://masonrytoday.com/index.php?new_month=4&new_day=03&new_year=2016 In this episode, we sit with Brother Robert Marshall from Waco Lodge No. 92 in Waco Texas. Brother Marshall has done some very extensive and impressive research and digitization of his own lodges history which he has built into a library...

Duration:00:47:30