Tag Archives: KST

The Captivity

The Lodge in which we as M.E.M. now work, and in which we confer the Degree of M.E.M. on those who are found worthy, is presumed to represent the Grand Lodge of Excellent Master which existed In Babylon during “the … Continue reading

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Jeshua, Zerubbabel and Haggai

“JESHUA, Zerubbabel and Haggai Those three ancient worthies who formed the First Grand Council and held their meetings in Jerusalem”. As we listen to the opening of a Royal Arch Chapter in Maryland, we hear this repeated over and over, … Continue reading

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The Completed Temple: MEM

The M.E.M.°., is comparatively simple in its outline, it is the shortest degree in the series, but so profound and expressive are its symbols that it is of preeminent value in the Masonic system. It has been stated time and … Continue reading

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Building of the Second Temple

Preparation for the new Temple began. First, however, a more substantial level platform needed to be organized. This necessitated the erection of massive retaining walls, of which some of the stone blocks each weighed nearly 100 tons. Work on the … Continue reading

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Boaz and Jachin

To perform an in-depth study of King Solomon’s Temple would consume many pages and consummate a book in itself. Let us instead narrow our scope of view and pursue one of the most outstanding and manifest features of King Solomon’s … Continue reading

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