Tag: masonic history

Do the Shriners Connect Freemasonry to Islam?

Who are the Shriners? How are they related to Freemasonry, and do they connect Freemasonry to Islam in some way? While most believe the Shriners, or the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine, to be merely a Masonic club where Masons get together… Continue Reading “Do the Shriners Connect Freemasonry to Islam?”

Why Have So Many Famous Jazz Musicians Been Freemasons?

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When we think of the connection between Freemasonry and music, where most people’s minds probably go first is to Mozart, who is the most famous classical composer to be a documented Mason, although some speculate about Beethoven as well. Indeed, Mozart even wrote Masonic… Continue Reading “Why Have So Many Famous Jazz Musicians Been Freemasons?”

Is Freemasonry Dying or Evolving?

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Time is a river in which all things must sink or swim, and change is a necessary component of what allows any living thing to survive. Freemasonry is no exception. However, today, Masonry seems to be facing some challenges. Statistically, Freemasonry is seeing a… Continue Reading “Is Freemasonry Dying or Evolving?”