Part 1 of an interview with Stan Perkins, son of Carl Perkins, fore-father of rock & Roll and Scottish Rite Mason. Mark Oldknow discusses the pomegranate and the longest serving Scottish Rite Mason- over 74 years!
Lodge 49 is the surprise hit of the summer on AMC. Teh show is all about a down and out surfer who seeks redemption in his local fraternal lodge "The Order of the Lynx". The shows creators/ producers Jim Gavin and Peter Ocko join host Maynard Edwards to talk about the shows parallels to Freemasonry.
This special podcast is a full reading of the Declaration of Independence, with a special introduction by Supreme Council Grand Archivist, Arturo de Hoyos detailing the Masonic connections to the document which essentially created our nation.
Learn a little more about Brotehr John Philip Sousa, find out about the invisible lodge and learn more about your vows of service as a Master of the Royal Secret. Plus, Tyler's trivia and get the names of the House of the Temple Sphinxes.
Did you know there is a Masonic lodge tied to the lore and legend of the OK Corral shootout? How are things for Masons in Korean, now that the world's attention is focused on the Korean peninsula? What does the Scottish Rite teach us about different faiths? All this plus Tyler's Trivia!
On this edition of the Tyler's Place Podcast, we learn a little about Brother James Naismith, inventor of Basketball. Educational Consultant Mark Oldknow talks about "Knowing the Truth" and we also find out the winners from the David Bedwell Essay Contest Sponsored by the Masonic Renewal Committee.
Was James Madison a Freemason? We get the final word from Montpelier. Will Millenials make good Masons? A new book says YES! Mark Oldknow talks about the virtue of equilibrium, and an update on the Masonic Renewal Committee. Plus Tyler's Trivia and details on the 2018 Scottish Rite Workshops.
In this episode, we learn how some Brothers from Colorado Springs reconnected with an elderly Brothe to keep him attached to the craft. Mark Oldknow talks to us about aligning ourselves with the teachings of the craft, and Brother Jonathan Prestage from Oakland talks about the importance of reaching out one-on-one with more than just e-mails and dues notices. Finally, Art De Hoyos talks Swedish Masonry!
In the final 2017 episode of the Tyler's place podcast, Maynard talks with a Rabbi & Scottish Rite Brother who discusses Hanukah. Also, the youngest Scottish Rite Mason, more on temple with Mark Oldknow, 33rd degree and the return of Tyler's Trivia!
In this episode, we learn about 2 Scottish Rite Brothers who continue learning and doing and living well into their golden years through Freemasonry. One who is a decorated war hero & Hall of Fame Pilot, and at 87 years old is a sitting Venerable Master. The other is a 100-year old brother who reunited with the love of his love after a 51 year separation. Plus we get the scoop on VMAP 2018 and there's a neat VMAP challenge! Finally, Mark Oldknow, 33rd degree talks more about the Temple....
In this Veteran's Day Special, host Maynard Edwards talks with Illustrious Brother Paul Evancoe, a 33rd Degree Scottish Rite Mason and Retired Navy SEAL. Br. Paul talks about his early days in the SEAL teams, and about his journey into Masonry, and how the Brotherhood in the Craft is similar to that of his service.
Have you found a Masonic Treasure? We speak with a brother who found a dues card from a very special SR Mason. Kurt Larson tells us how to use VMAP to mentor new Scottish Rite members and how to get others re-engaged. Art de Hoyos talks bees, Tracing boards and more, PLUS a very special story of Freemasonry helping an adopted man connect with his birth grandfather.
IF you have been in contact with any of our Brothers or family members in Puerto Rico, shoot us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The situation there is dire. Here's a quick update on what we know.
We get the latest on Hurricane issues in Florida from Grand Secretary Richard Lynn, PGM and also from Kurt Larson, who also talks VMAP. Simon LaPlace joins us to talk why Masonic Service Association of North America is uniquely situated to help our brother affected by the hurricanes. Also, Mark Oldknow talks about early temples being created in the image of God and man. PLUS- a super special edition of Tyler's Trivia. TO DONATE TO MSA: WWW.MSANA.COM
This deadly storm has just passed Puerto Rico and is heading to Florida as this episode releases. Maynard Edwards talks with Brothers in Puerto Rico in Florida to find out about impacts, and the preparations happening right now. Also, direct information as to ho YOU can help our brothers the Masonic Service Association at www.msana.com or Masonic Service Association 3905 National Drive, Suite 280 Burtonsville, MD 20866. Thanks to Ill. Bro. Pedro Nicot Santana & Bro Richard Lynn, PGM, GS for...