December 3, 2018

This Masonic Map of Illinois was drawn and published by William Billington in 1862. Bro. Billington was a civil engineer and one of the five founding members of Tyrian Lodge No.333 that were raised while working under dispensation before being chartered in October of 1860, Bro. Billington was raised on 4/12/1860 and went on to serve as Secretary in 1862.


The map that Bro. Bill...

Every Freemason is amazed to hear that there are some people who hate Freemasonry and Masons. We cannot believe that anyone would have anything other than good feelings about our wonderful organization that engages in charitable work, talks about helping brethren and their families, and promotes patriotism, family values, truth, justice, and the American way. What could possib...

March 15, 1997

While there is general consensus that Freemasonry originated in the British Isles, the exact line of descent (direct or indirect) from the Operative stone masons remains an oft posed ques­tion. Although the “Direct” argument has the most supporting evidence, the problem of a final resolution of this question remains complicated by the dearth of primary material.
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