Tag Archives: history

9/11 Remembrance

Tonight, 9/11, we returned to our labors. The officers of Floral Park Lodge have been working very hard to improve our lodge experience and tonight was an exceptional night. We started by remembering the fallen and brave souls of this tragic day. Afterwards, our brother, Frank D’Elia presented a beautiful speech regarding the correlation between our search […]

Flag Day in America

During Lodge on Thursday June 12, 2014, Brother Bill Christofidis shared what Flag Day is with the brethren. Here is his speech: In the United States, Flag Day is celebrated on June 14th. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on that day in 1777 by resolution of the Second Continental Congress.  The United States Army also celebrates […]

The Level and the Square

We meet upon the level and we part upon the squareThese words have precious meaning and are practiced everywhereCome let us contemplate them, they are worthy of a thoughtFrom the ancient times of Masonry these symbols have been taughtWe meet upon the level, every country, sect and creedThe rich man from his mansion, the poor […]