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Anti-Intellectualism and Masonry

In this episode, Jason and Eric discuss anti-intellectualism, what it is and how it is affecting Masonry. This was recorded before our break, so ignore all the talk at the end about how we’re taking off... Read More
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079: Observance and Tradition

Our first Live broadcast! In this episode, we discuss Traditional Observance and the Masonic Restoration Foundation: It’s a force for good, but like any powerful idea, there are perils and pitfalls to watch out for.... Read More
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078: Amityville Horrors

Our very first video X-Oriente! Well not actually our first, but our first in our regular shows. This is more an experiment. Going forward we will try to record LIVE and we invite you to... Read More
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077: Kendall Jenner is NOT a Shriner!

Jason has a lot on his mind in this episode. He’s thinking about advertising and Masonry. Is it necessary? Is it a good idea? What role does marketing and advertising play in attracting men to Freemasonry?... Read More
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072: Leadership in the Lodge

W. Bro Michael Swaney is an expert on Leadership and developing executive talent. He was the Worshipful Master of Oriental Lodge No. 33 in Chicago for the 2016 Masonic Year. In this episode, Jason and... Read More
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071: Masonry Rocks!

In this episode, Jason and I sit down with Thomas Francis Lane II and Eve Bottano, of the 357s, a Masonic themed-alt-rock band from Northwest Indiana. Jason and I love the sound, which is a... Read More
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070: Lodge Traditions

Does your lodge have it’s own unique traditions? Maybe you are like Williamsburg Lodge No. 6 in Virginia that March in Colonial garb every St. John’s Day. Perhaps you are like St. John’s No. 1... Read More
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069: Perspectives on Hindu Mysticism

In this show, the first of our summer season, we are joined by special guest Dr. Ramesh Rhagavan to give us an introduction to mysticism from the Hindu perspective. Ramesh is Professor and Associate Dean for... Read More
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068: The Importance of Landmarks

The recent actions of some grand lodges to withdraw recognition of others is based in the idea that there are certain principles,or Landmarks that are the foundational principles that define regularity. While we like to think of... Read More
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