|Posted by Henry on March 4, 2014 at 7:45 PM||comments (0)|
I used to visit the Lodge. Because of your brotherly love, Lodge #308 and Logde #124, I was extreamly intrested back then, and even now. I just wanted to say hello and I hope to come visit when visiting family in miami. I am currently living in Thomasville, Ga and I am affiliated with Lodge #369 as a Fellow Craft Mason. Wish the best to the brethern.
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|Posted by Sam Salama P.M. on December 23, 2009 at 3:16 PM||comments (0)|
As my term in the East draws nigh it is proper to thank you all for making it remarkably triumphant, each one of you played an integral role and contributed positively to this noticeably successful year.
My Brothers, Masonry is alive and well in South Miami Lodge, we have all practiced with diligence the sacred Tenets of our Order. Our Rolls are expanding, Brotherly Love and Affection is strengthening, improvements have been made to our Lodge ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sam Salama P.M. on December 7, 2009 at 9:22 AM||comments (0)|
Are You A Mason Poem
This poem was written by Bro. Reverend Dr. Magill, Rector of St. Paul'sChurch in Peru, Illinois.
It reportedly was written shortly after a lady asked him "Are You a Mason?"
It is thought to have been written in the mid to late 1800's.
"Are You a Mason?
"I am one of a band, Who will faithfully stand, In the bonds of affectio...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sam Salama P.M. on September 17, 2009 at 8:59 PM||comments (0)|
South Miami DeMolay Chapter would like to exemplify the DeMolay Degree to Masons in South Miami Lodge as a token of their appreciation for continuous support.
This degree, as I was told, depicts the final days in the life of Jacques DeMoaly during the inquisition, and bears striking similarity to the second section of The Sublime Degree of Master Mason.
So join us on Tuesday September 29 at 7:30 pm at South Miami Lodge for a fun ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sam Salama P.M. on July 4, 2009 at 11:20 AM||comments (0)|
" We hold these truths to be self evident: that all men are created equal: that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights: that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. That to secure these rights, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed. That whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new govern...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sam Salama P.M. on May 18, 2009 at 4:50 PM||comments (5)|
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South Miami Lodge had an open part of our Sateted Meeting on May 12th for the purpose of presentiong Brother William Lee Popham with The Daniel Carter Beard Award.
We were graced by the presence of M:.W:.Joe Fleites Grand Master of Masons of Florida, and honored by the surprise visit of W:.M:. and Brethren of Hibiscus Lodge.
Brother Popham was nominated by Brother William Sharp of Endeavor...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sam Salama P.M. on May 6, 2009 at 9:02 PM||comments (1)|
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We are taught that Masonry unites men of every country, sect and opinion and conciliates true friendship among those who might otherwise have remained at perpetual distance, here's a short history of a Rabbi and Mason.
The Very Reverend Sir Israel Brodie (1895?1975), Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregation of the British Commonwealth of Nations (1948?65), was an active and ener...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sam Salama P.M. on May 6, 2009 at 8:59 PM||comments (2)|
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Freemasonry can count many extraordinary members in its history, but surely one of the greatest must be Abd El-Kader ? an Algerian nationalist, a Sufi Saint, and a towering figure of nineteenth-century Islam.
Abd El-Kader was born at Guetna near Mascara in Algeria in 1808. He was a descendent of the Prophet Mohammed and by the age of fourteen he memorized the entire Koran. In November 1832 he succeeded his father as ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sam Salama P.M. on May 4, 2009 at 8:57 AM||comments (2)|
by Brother D. L. Clements - 1917
The white leather apron is more ancient by far
Than the eagles of Rome, a symbol of war,
Or the fleece of pure gold by emperors given,
A rich decoration for which many have striven.
The Garter of England, an Order most rare,
Although highly prized, cannot with it compare;
It is an emblem of innocence symboled in white,
And purity ever brings the ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sam Salama P.M. on April 29, 2009 at 11:10 AM||comments (1)|
“We must never despair; our situation has been compromising before, and it changed for the better; so I trust it will again.
If difficulties arise, we must put forth new exertion and proportion our efforts to the exigencies of the times.”
- George Washington