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JOHN'S BLOG - Updated 24th December 2017



FREEMASONRY



FREEMASONRY IN GENERAL



ANOTHER AMERICAN GRAND LODGE RECOGNITION QUANDARY FOR GRAND LODGE

My Brother’s Keeper - Open Racism in Georgia Freemasonry

Georgia: Not Such A Peachy Masonic State

Georgia Black Mainstream Mason Is Black Balled Again For The Second Time In His Masonic Journey

Grand Lodge of Georgia Bans Gay Men

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WBro. Jimmy Harris - Football, Flags, and Protest
A short biography with a great message for all masons

Freemason Kevin Leavens has found himself without a Masonic Wedding cake

What is Fair?

300-year-old Angus plaque restored to former glory
An ancient wooden plaque celebrating three centuries of friendship between Montrose and France has been restored to its former glory.


FREEMASONRY MEMBERSHIP


REGULAR

Are you interested or Committed?

Divorced? You can now become a member of the Freemasons

WOMEN

Is It Time? (to allow ladies into Freemasonry)


MASONIC LODGES


150th Anniversary of Star of Kilwarlin Lodge No66 Hillsborough.

Irish Freemasonry and The Moon Lodges.

Manchester Hall's stunning transformation from an old Freemason's lodge

Day in History: New Masonic Temple formally dedicated

Former Bowling Green Masonic Temple might contain 1800s-era time capsule


MASONIC ACTION



Failing to Act

Freemasons roll out the red carpet to the public

Freemason secrets revealed touring Manitoba Legislature

10 Years as a Freemason (a story of renewal and forward thinking. Ed.)




MASONIC FUNDRAISING & BENEVOLENCE


Diabetes Awareness Evening Organised in Ballymoney 30th November 2017.

London Freemasons launch £2.5 million Fire Brigade Appeal

East Kent supports Canterbury Cathedral's apprentice Stonemasons (£31,000)

Cornish Freemasons donate £25,000 to Blood Bikes charity

Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCF) has just awarded the charity, the WellChild Nurse programme,  a grant of £110,000
A £60,048 grant from the Masonic Charitable Foundation has been given to the Music in Hospitals charity

West Kent backs Lifelites with assistive technology worth £50,000

The Pennsylvannia FREEMASON
Page Description
  6        Angels of Mercy - Hurricane relief (Page 6)
  7        When Tragedy Strikes, Masons respond generously (Page 7)
14        Give a Child a chance Campaign  (Page 14)

Freemason's donation gives SPCA dogs a treat (NZ)

Thousands of teddy bears to bring in the joy (NZ)



MASONIC EDUCATION


Pennsylvania Freemason Magazines

Living Stones Magazine - Volume 6 Issue 4
Page Description
4  The Wayfaring Man
7  Pathway to Glory
12 The Ties that Bind
16 Rhetoric
20 Know the Truth
23 The Masonic Charge




HIDDEN MYSTERIES OF NATURE AND SCIENCE



HISTORICAL


Cave Explorers Find New Fossils of Mysterious Human Relative

Göbekli Tepe: Discovering the World’s Oldest Religious Site

Ancient mystery of how the Egyptians built the Great Pyramid of Giza solved

Sweet Potatoes Suggest Easter Island Had More People Than Previously Thought

First Americans may have been Neanderthals 130,000 years ago

How aerial thermal imagery is revolutionizing archaeology

Big herbivorous dinosaurs ate crustaceans as a side dish, says CU Boulder study

How 16th-Century European Mapmakers Described the World’s Oceans

How an ancient potato helped people survive climate shifts

The design and architecture of the Sun Temple of Modhera is out of this world!

Follow the Paths of Viking Raiders from Norway to North America

The First Temple: Crowning Achievement of King Solomon and Home of the Legendary Ark of the Covenant

Ancient 50 mile bridge proved? - Ram Setu' exists, is man-made, claims promo on US TV channel

Discovery in 12,000-Year-Old Grave Shows Not All Ancient Fishers Were Men

World’s scientists turn to Asia and Australia to rewrite human history

Could ancient bones suggest Santa was real?

The unexplained - Ancient Hindu Manuscript reveals Interplanetary Travel and flight existed 7,000 years ago

Archaeologists in India find evidence of a previously unknown civilization


DISCOVERY TODAY


15,000 scientists issues catastrophic 'warning to humanity'
A prophetic "warning to humanity" giving notice of perils facing the Earth has been issued by more than 15,000 scientists from around the world.
Climate change, deforestation, loss of access to fresh water, species extinctions and uncontrolled human population growth are all threatening mankind's and the Earth's future.

Why We Need More Intellectually Promiscuous Scientists

Plastic chunks on Arctic ice show how far pollution has spread
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/sep/24/arctic-plastic-pollution-polystyrene-wildlife-threat

Science Under Attack

Scientists Find Way to Kill Superbug E. Coli, Resistant to Everything

Saturn Moons Stained by Enceladus’ ‘Ingredients for Life’

Ceres Once Had Global Ocean, Studies Suggest

Earthquakes! Fires! Shootings! Storms! How Tech Can Help Ease ‘Disaster Fatigue’

Dr. Eben Alexander on His Near-Death Experience

Diamonds show Earth still capable of ‘superhot’ surprises

The Cost of Wind Energy in the U.S.

Wind power costs could drop 50%. Solar PV could provide up to 50% of global power.

Why It's The End Of The Line For Wind Power

British Vacuum Maker Dyson Plans Electric Car Assault

Electric vehicles at home
Drive the future - with an electric car you’ll not only have a fun, smooth, quiet drive, you’ll also save a huge amount on running costs - equivalent to paying 30 cents a litre for fuel! And because EVs run on New Zealand’s 80% renewable electricity, rather than imported oil, you’ll be helping the environment too through reduced carbon emissions. Find out more about electric vehicles at EECA Energywise.

Scotland's wind turbines cover all its electricity needs for a day

Scotland Will Soon Be Home to the World’s First Self-Sufficient Island

The 'greenest' island in the world?

Tesla’s new Solar Roof is actually cheaper than a normal roof

Electricity from under the sea

James Dyson to invest £2.5bn on 'radically different' electric car

Solar farms sprout across America - farm the sun!

Alternative Energy

Huge solar farm opens in California: Enough energy for 160,000 homes

Wooden Skyscrapers the way forward

Scientists Are Just Starting to Understand Earth’s Eighth Continent, Zealandia

Early Master Plans for National Parks Are Almost as Beautiful as the Parks Themselves

Revealed: The cause and date when our civilization will become extinct

Kepler finds 20 NEW potentially habitable alien planets similar to Earth

"Current Epoch of Climate Change Unparalleled Over the Last 100 Million Years"

"Current Epoch of Climate Change Unparalleled Over the Last 100 Million Years"

New Research Says There’s a Genetic Limit to How Long We Can Live

UPDATED ON 24th DECEMBER 2017

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