Author: jonruark

Episode 175 – Guarding the West Gate

This week we’ll have the first(?) multi-brother masonic podcast crossover episode with a frank discussion on guarding the west gate. Brothers Eric Diamond and Jason Van Dyke from X-Oriente join us to share our...

Episode 173 – Tasting

And now to our fifth and final sense: Tasting! Bring your appetite to this savory episode! Show Notes: Shippensburg Freemason has likeness printed on Brazilian stamp http://www.shipnc.com/free_announcements/article_c4834fbc-6742-11e7-b773-1f7662f17644.html

Episode 170 – Feeling

7 We’re back this week to round out our discussion on the five senses of human nature with the third sense, or that of feeling! Why stop at three? You’ll find all that out...

Episode 167 – This Is How I Chisel

Building off of the popular “This Is How I Work” series, the Knights of The Masonic Roundtable share their technology and productivity tips as they apply them in Freemasonry as well as their usual...

Episode 165 – Freemasonry in Mexico

¡Bienvenidos a México! This week we discuss a jurisdiction that doesn’t use the North American Preston-Webb ritual and its variants. Arturo Sevilla, Past Master of Cuauhtémoc Lodge No. 15 within the jurisdiction of the...

Episode 163 – Masonic Karaoke

It’s open mic night at TMR! This week we’ll try a new presentation fad at unconferences called “PowerPoint Karaoke.” This episode is best watched rather than listened to, but either way, light will be...

Episode 162 – The Alchemist

This week, the Knights of the Roundtable discuss the impacts of Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist book on their lives, the Masonic parallels in the storyline, and the allegories contained therein. Show Notes: Sky 1...

Episode 160 – Ancients and Moderns?

This week we’ll talk about the Ancients and the Moderns…but not how you think! Be prepared to see how the differing philosophies are relevant in the fraternity even today! What school are you in?...

Episode 159 – The Rite of Memphis

Why get 3 degrees when 95 can do? This week we’ll learn about the Rite of Memphis (picture of Memphis, Tennessee) and it’s order and degree system.  Find out its influence in the United States...