Texas Mason Magazine

Winter 2014 Texas Mason Magazine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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In this issue:

Page 1 - Grand Master’s Message
Pages 2 and 3 -  2014 Grand Lodge Officers
Page 4 - Results of the 178th Grand Annual Communication
Page 5 - Grand Master’s Emblem, Sharing Freemasonry
Pages 6 and 7 - 177th Grand Annual Communication
Page 8 - Masonic Children and Family Services Fantastic Teeth Club
Page 9, 10 and 11 - The Masonic Grand Lodge Library & Museum of Texas Messenger
Page 11 - Name Badge Order Form
Page 12 - Message from Grand Secretary
Inside Back Cover - 2014 Merchandise Sales
Outside Back Cover - 2013 Library and Museum Commemorative Coin Order Form
 


 

Fall 2013 Texas Mason Magazine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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In this issue:

Page 1 Grand Master’s Message
Page 2 Message from the Deputy Grand Master;
Reminders for the Grand Annual Communication
Page 3 Horses4Heroes
Page 4 Timing of Events During Grand Lodge, Ladies Activities
Page 5 Summary of 2012 Resolutions
Pages 6 through 9 Statements of Availability
Page 10 and 11 2013 Photo Contest Winners
Page 12 Message from Grand Secretary
Inside Back Cover 2013 Merchandise Sales
Outside Back Cover 2013 Grand Master’s Homecoming Banquet
 

 

Winter 2013 Texas Mason Magazine

 

 

 

 

 

 


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In this issue:

Page 1 Grand Master’s Message
Pages 2 and 3 2013 Grand Lodge Officers
Page 4 Grand Master’s Official Visits, Grand Master’s Conferences, Anniversary Lodges
Page 5 Grand Master’s Emblem, Wardens’ Retreat Programs
Pages 6 and 7 177th Grand Annual Communication
Page 8 Masonic Children and Family Services Fantastic Teeth Club
Page 9 Results of the 177th Grand Annual Communication
Page 10 Texas Masonic Retirement Center
Page 11 Texas Masonic Family Celebration
Page 12 Message from Grand Secretary, Web Site Update
Inside Back Cover 2013 Merchandise Sales
Outside Back Cover 2013 Photo Contest – “My Brother...Take the Picture!”
 

 

 

Fall 2012 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this issue:

Page 1 Grand Master’s Message
Page 2 Message from the Deputy Grand Master; Library and Museum Donation
Page 3 The Old Stone Fort
Page 4 Texas Masonic Retirement Center
Page 5 Timing of Events During Grand Lodge
Pages 6 and 7 Statements of Availability
Page 8 Masonic Children and Family Services Fantastic Teeth Club
Page 9 Summary of 2012 Resolutions
Page 10 Ladies Activities; Name Badge Order Form
Page 11 2012 Photo Contest Winners
Page 12 Message from Grand Secretary
Inside Back Cover 2012 Merchandise Sales
Outside Back Cover 2013 Grand Master’s Homecoming Banquet


 

 

Summer 2012 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this issue:

Page 1The Grand Master’s Message
Page 2 Masonic Children and Family Svc.
Page 3 Deputy Grand Master’s Message and the Grand Senior Warden’s message
Page 4 Grand Junior Warden message and name badge order form
Page 5 2011 Masonic Family Day
Page 6 Grand Secretary’s Message
Page 7 Brother Nichols
Page 8 Circumbulations
Page 13 Wardens Retreats
Page 14 2012 Merchandise Sales


 

Winter 2012 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this issue:

Page 1 Grand Master’s Message; Grand Master’s Signature Program
Pages 2 and 3 2011 Grand Lodge Officers
Page 4 Grand Master’s Calendar; Internet Committee; Name Badge Order Form
Page 5 Messages from the Deputy Grand Master and Grand Senior Warden
Pages 6 and 7 176th Grand Annual Communication
Page 8 Masonic Children and Family Services Fantastic Teeth Club
Page 9 Notice to Lodge Worshipful Masters and Secretaries; Texas Independence Day
Page 10 Texas Masonic Retirement Center Widows Resource Guide
Page 11 Early Legendary Texas Ranger was Mason
Page 12 Message from Grand Secretary; Texas Masonic History Dates
Inside Back Cover 2012 Merchandise Sales
Outside Back Cover 2012 Photo Contest – “Capture the Best”


 

Fall 2011 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this issue:

Page 1 Grand Master’s Message
Page 2 Message from the Deputy Grand Master; Message from the Grand West; Three Generations of Master Masons
Page 3 Message from the Grand Junior Warden; New Braunfels Lodge Scholarships
Page 4 Timing of Events During Grand Lodge; Name Badge Order Form
Page 5 Statements of Availability – Grand Junior Warden
Page 6 Statements of Availability
Page 7 Summary of 2011 Resolutions and Recommendations
Page 8 Ladies’ Activities and Information
Page 9 Member Availability Data Form
Page 10 Texas Masonry and Charity; Cornerstone Leveling
Page 11 2011 Photo Contest Winners; What an Honor
Page 12 Message from Grand Secretary; Outstanding Lodge of the Year
Inside Back Cover 2011 Merchandise Sales
Outside Back Cover The Library and Museum Coin


 

Summer 2011 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this issue:

Page 1 The Grand Master’s Message
Page 2 Masonic Children and Family Svc.
Page 3 Deputy Grand Master’s Message and the Grand Senior Warden’s message
Page 4 Grand Junior Warden message and name badge order form
Page 5 2011 Masonic Family Day
Page 6 Grand Secretary’s Message
Page 7 Garden Oaks Food Pantry
Page 8 Dime a Day program
Page 9 Local News
Page 10 Parson’s Painting
Page 11–12 Local news
Page 13 2011 Merchandise Sales


 

Spring 2011 Texas Mason Magazine

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*The Spring Texas Mason Magazine will only be available on the Grand Lodge of Texas Website.  The Grand Lodge Trustees opted to distribute the Spring (April) and Summer (July) issues in electronic form only in order to save Grand Lodge printing and postage funds.  The Fall (October) issue will be printed and mailed as usual.

In this issue:

Page 1 The Grand Master’s Message
Page 2  Masonic Children and Family Svc.
Page 3  Deputy Grand Master’s Message and the Grand Senior Warden’s message
Page 4  Grand Junior Warden message and name badge order form
Page 5  2011 Masonic Family Day
Page 6  Grand Secretary’s Message
Page 7  Local News
Page 8  Dime a Day program
Page 9  Wardens Retreats
Page 10 2011 Merchandise Sales


 

Winter 2011 Texas Mason Magazine

 

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In this issue:

Page 1  Grand Master’s Message
Pages 2  and 3 2011 Grand Lodge Officers
Page 4  Grand Master’s Calendar, Name Badge Order Form
Page 5  Results of the 175th Grand Annual Communication
Pages 6 and 7  175th Grand Annual Communication
Page 8  Message from the Deputy Grand Master, Good Search Update
Page 9  Grand Master’s Edict
Page 10  From the Grand West, Grand Master’s Emblem
Page 11  Masonic Children and Family Services
Page 12  Message from Grand Secretary
Inside Back Cover  2011 Merchandise Sales
Outside Back Cover  Grand Master’s Homecoming Banquet


 

Fall 2010 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this issue:

Page 1 Grand Master’s Message
Page 2 Grand Master’s Calendar; Grand Lodge in the Senate Chambers
Page 3 A Letter from the Deputy Grand Master
Page 4 & 5 Robert McAlpin Williamson “Three Legged Willie,” Name Badge Order Form
Page 6 & 7 2010 Grand Lodge Photo Contest Winners

2010 Grand Annual Communication Section
Page 8 & 9 Statements of Availability
Page 10 2010 Resolutions
Page 11 This is Texas Photo Contest Results
Page 12 Message from Grand Secretary

Inside Back Cover: 2010 Merchandise Sales
Outside Back Cover: Grand Master’s Homecoming Banquet


 

Summer 2010 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

Grand Master's Message
Message from the Grand Secretary
A Taste of Waco
Texas Masonic Retirement Center Family Day


 

Winter 2010 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

Page 1 Grand Master’s Message
Pages 2 and 3 2010 Grand Lodge Officers
Page 4 Grand Master’s Calendar
Page 5 Results of the 174th Grand Annual Communication; Name Badge Order Form
Pages 6 and 7 174th Grand Annual Communication
Page 8 Good Search Update
Page 9 Anson Jones Marker Dedication Ceremony
Page 10 Texas Masonic Charities Grant Application
Page 11 San Felipe Secrets Unveiled Order Form
Page 12 Message from Grand Secretary


 

Fall 2009 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

Page 1 Grand Master’s Message
Page 2 Grand Master’s Calendar; Grand Lodge in the Senate Chambers
Page 3 Masonic Rifle

 
2009 Grand Annual Communication Section

Page 4 2009 Resolutions
Page 5 Statements of Availability - Grand Junior Warden
Page 6 Statements of Availability - Committee on Work; Book Signing
Page 7 Statement of Availability - Library and Museum Board; Ladies Activities
Page 9 Statement of Availability - Masonic Home and School; Name Badge Order Form
Pages 10 and 11 This is Texas Photo Contest Results
Page 12 Message from Grand Secretary


 

Summer 2009 Texas Mason Magazine

 

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In this Issue:

Grand Master's Message
Message from the Grand Secretary
2009 Blue Envelope Appeal Masonic Children & Family Services


 

Winter 2009 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

Page 1................................................Grand Master’s
Message Pages 2 and 3...............................2009 Grand Lodge Officers
Page 4............................................... Grand Master’s Calendar Results of the 173rd Grand Annual Communication
Page 5................................. Grand Master’s Blue Envelope Appeal
Page 6 and 7...........2008 Grand Annual Communication Pictures
Page 8 and 9.............................................Mirabeau B. Lamar, Texas Masonry, and Public Education; Grand Master’s $1,000 Club of Lodges; Oldest Mason at Grand Communications
Page 10...............................................................Masonic Family Day
Page 11.................................................... Masonic Home and School
Page 12.............................................Message from Grand Secretary, 2009 Warden’s Retreats
Inside Back Cover................................................ 2009 Jewelry Sales
Outside Back Cover............................ This is Texas! Photo Contest


 

Winter 2008 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

Page 1................................................Grand Master’s Message
Page 2............................................. Grand Master’s Calendar Father and Son Serve Together, 18 year-old Certificate Holder
Page 3............................................“Come and Take It Day Festival” Name Badge Order Form
Page 4 and 5................................................................... John B. Jones
Page 6 and 7................. Grand Annual Communication Program, Grand Master’s Resolutions and Recommendations, Activities for Ladies
Page 8 and 9....................................Grand Annual Communication Statements of Availability
Page 10...................................... The Houston Grand Lodge Temple
Page 11............Corpus Christi Lodge #189 Annual Charity
Page 12.............................................Message from Grand Secretary Grand Secretary’s Schools of Instruction
Inside Back Cover................................................ 2008 Jewelry Sales
Outside Back Cover................The Grand Master’s Texas Banquet


 

Spring 2008 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

Page 1................................................Grand Master’s Message
Page 2............................................. Grand Master’s Calendar Masonic Oak, Freemasons Riding Club
Page 3............... Opening A Lodge, Name Badge Order Form
Page 4...................................Who was the Real Augustus McCrae
Page 5..............................................Columbia Astronaut Memorial, The L.I.F.E. Program
Page 6 and 7................................ Why did Sam Houston Spare the Life of Santa Anna at San Jacinto?
Page 8.....................................................................Take Time to Read The Story of Two Lodges 277 miles apart
Page 9................Brahan Masonic Lodge No. 226, Veteran Masons
Page 10......................A History of Blanco Masonic Lodge No. 216
Page 11...................... Masonic Display in the Port Isabel Museum
Page 12.............................................Message from Grand Secretary Grand Secretary’s Schools of Instruction
Inside Back Cover................................................ 2008 Jewelry Sales
Outside Back Cover.................................. 2008 Wardens’ Retreat & Leadership Training Form


 

Fall 2005 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

3 Grand Master’s Message
4 Masonic Burial Service Grand Master’s Calendar 5 Grand Lodge Gala Entertainment Take Time To Read Program Grand Lodge Proxy Voters Submit Charitable Work Records On-Line
6 Grand Annual Communication Schedule Donation Request at Grand Lodge
7 2005 Proposed Resolutions and Grand Master’s Recommendations
8-9 2005 Statements of Availability
10 Amaranth Request to Texas Masons Guadalupe No. 109 Chair Donation New Sam Houston Hall of Fame Members
11 Grand Lodge Lawsuits Update Warden’s Retreats 2006 Texas OES Grand Chapter News Did You Know?
12 Roundup of Local Activities Photo Talents of Texas Masons
13 Roundup of Local Activities
14 Message from the Grand Secretary
15 Jewelry Sales
16 Ladies Tours Reservation Form


 

Winter 2005 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

3 Grand Master’s Message
4-5 2005 Grand Lodge Officers
6 Grand Master’s Calendar March 4-5 San Antonio Events
7 2004 GAC Legislative Review Grand Lodge Contact Information
8-9 169th Grand Annual Communication
10 Grand Lodge Installation
11 Randall E. Briscoe Workshops Grand Sec’y Schools of Instruction 2005 Warden’s Retreats Ladies’ Blue Slipper Pin
12 Masonic Home & School News
13 Roundup of Local Activities
14 Message from the Grand Secretary Texas York Rite News
15 Jewelry Sales
16 Texas Masonic Family Convention


 

Winter 2004 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

3 Personal and Masonic Growth
4-5 2004 Grand Lodge Officers
6-7 168th Grand Annual Communication and 2003 Grand Installation
8 Grand Lodge Legislative Update Texas Masonic History Q&A Did You Know?
9 Texas Masonic Family Convention
10 Grand Master’s Calendar Sam Houston Hall of Fame Sound Off
11 Masonic Home & School News
12 Poetry Pals & Take Time to Read Grand Lodge Seat Program Fire Destroys Maine Temple
13 Roundup of Local Activities
14 Message from the Grand Secretary Appendant Bodies News
15 Jewelry Sales
16 TMFC Registration Form


 

Fall 2003 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

3 Grand Master’s Message
4 Gift of Life Committee Update 2003 Warden’s Retreats
5 Fiat Lux Conference Sound Off Texas Lodge of Research6 Brother Merton Singer, Chapel Builder District 24 Masonic Relief Program Texas Masonic History Q&A Between Friends Did You Know?
7 Masonic Home & School News
8-9 2003 Statements of Availability
10 2003 Proposed Resolutions
10 Grand Lodge Schedule
11 Grand Master’s Calendar Sam Houston Hall of Fame Texas Masonic Philanthropies
12 Tennessee Masons Perform Degree Appendant Bodies News
13 Roundup of Local Activities
14 Message from the Grand Secretary
15 Jewelry Sales
16 Fiat Lux Conference Registration


 

Summer 2003 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

3 Grand Master’s Message
4 2003 Masonic Historical Observances
5 2003 Grand Lodge Award of Excellence Fiat Lux Conference
6 Together Against Drug Abuse Program 2003 District Workshops
7 Masonic Home & School News 8 Take Time To Read Program New Future for Demised Lodges Texas Masonic History Q&A
9 Grand Master’s Calendar Sam Houston Hall of Fame Tennessee Masons Returning to Alamo
10 Gift of Life Program On-Line Membership Change Form Wardens Retreats A.L.L. Program
11 Medical Aid Project Texas Masonic Philanthropies MSA Disaster Appeal
12 Masonic Book Sales Appendant Bodies News
13 Roundup of Local Activities
14 Message from the Grand Secretary Masonic Youth Information
15 Jewelry Sales
16 Warden’s Retreat Registration Form


 

Spring 2003 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

3 Grand Master’s Message
4 Alamo Observance Texas Masonic Philanthropies Historical Observances 5 Home & School Transfer Program
6 Conference of Grand Masters Discount Computer Program JobWizard Service is Introduced
7 Masonic Home & School News Bob Gacke Rides Across America
8 MWSA Development Masonic Cornerstone Ceremonies Neal McCoy Community Builder Award
9 That Undiscovered Country Masonic History Q&A 2003 Grand Master’s Conferences Fiat Lux Conference
10 2003-2004 Vanguard Lodge Award
11 Grand Master’s Calendar Sam Houston Hall of Fame Tranquility Lodge 2000
12 Veterans and Servicemen’s Books Appendant Bodies News
13 Roundup of Local Activities
14 Message from the Grand Secretary Masonic Youth Information
15 Jewelry Sales
16 Fiat Lux Conference Registration Form


 

Winter 2003 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

3 Grand Master’s Message
4-5 2003 Grand Lodge Officers
6-7 167th Grand Lodge Session 8 2002 Award Recipients
8-9 Installation 2002 10 2003 Emblem Description Between Friends Information GM Directory Information Grand Master’s Conferences
11 Grand Master’s Calendar Sam Houston Hall of Fame Masonic Youth Information
12 Fiat Lux Conference Grand Master’s Banquet Masonic Home & School News
13 2002 Legislative Update Texas Masonic Philanthropies
14 Grand Secretary’s Message Appendant Bodies Update
15 Jewelry Sales
16 Historical Observances Warden’s Retreats Anniversary Lodges


 

Fall 2002 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

The Grand Master’s Message Page 3
Called Grand Communication Page 4 – 5
Grand Annual Communication Page 6 – 7
Robert O. “Bob” Schnell, 1924 — 2002 Page 8
Light a child’s life with possibility Page 9
Hilltop degree team shines in Big Spring Page 10
Roundup — Texas Masonry in Action Pages 11 – 13
From the Grand Secretary ... Page 14


 

Summer 2002 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

The Grand Master’s Message Page 3
The Gift of Life program honored Page 4
Vanguard Award changes for 2003 Page 5
San Jacinto Observance Page 6
Take Time To Read Pages 8 - 9
Together Against Drugs Page
10 Roundup — Texas Masonry in Action Pages 11 - 13
From the Grand Secretary ... Page 14


 

Spring 2002 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

The Grand Master’s Message Page 3
Masonic Home and School Special Edition Pages 4 - 10
Past Grand Master Tom Land, 1922 - 2002 Page 11
Roundup - Texas Masonry in Action Pages 12 -13
From the Grand Secretary ... Page 14


 

Winter 2002 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

The Grand Master’s Message Page 3
Grand Lodge Leadership for 2002 Pages 4 – 5
Grand Lodge Scrapbook Pages 6 – 7
... and a new year begins Page 8
Baptist Men, Wright receive accolades Page 9
Roundup - Texas Masonry in Action Pages 12 –13
From the Grand Secretary ... 2001 legislative changes outlined Page 14
Texian Degree at San Jacinto in April Page 14
New Grand Lodge Jewelry for 2002 Page 15


 

Fall 2001 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

From the Grand Master: We Conclude Page 3
166th Annual Grand Communication Page 4 - 5
Statements of Availability Page 6
Unknown Mason finds rest in Fort Worth Page 7
Reflections on the New York and D.C. bombings Page 8 - 9
Retreats pay off for wardens and wives Page 10
PGM Sam Hilburn honored Page 11
Roundup - Texas Masonry in Action Pages 12 -13
From the Grand Secretary ... Page 14


 

Summer 2001 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this Issue:

From the Grand Master: We Prepare Page 3
The Masonic Cornerstone Page 4 - 5
Youth news: First Lady’s Scholarships awarded
Page 7 Texas Senate honors Masonic Home and School Page 8 - 9
Roundup - Texas Masonry in Action Pages 10 -13
From the Grand Secretary ... Page 14


 

Summer 2001 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this issue:

From the Grand Master We Remember Page 3
The “Road to Texas Independence” revisited Pages 4 - 5
Masonic Oak reunion reminds us of our past Page 6
Saluting the MH&S Class of 2001 Page 7
Sam Houston Hall of Fame funds major projects at Memorial Grand Lodge Temple Page 8
Cornerstone leveled for Bullock Texas History Museum Page 9
Young Masons Forum gaining momentum Page 10
Texas Public Schools Week: A Masonic tradition Page 11
Around the State - Texas Masonry in action Pages 12 -13
From the Grand Secretary ... Page 14


 

Winter 2001 Texas Mason Magazine

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In this issue:

From the Grand Master We begin ... Page 3
Grand Lodge Officers for 2001 Pages 4 - 5
“Take Time to Read” ... it’s about time Page 6
Right Worshipful Robert L. “Bob” Dillard, 1913 - 2000 Page 7
The 165th Grand Annual Communication Pages 8 - 9
Grand Master’s Proclamations Page 10
Texas Masonic Historical Pilgrimages Page 11
Around the State - Texas Masonry in Action Pages 12 -13
From the Grand Secretary ... Legislative actions of the 165th Grand Communication Page 14