Many of you will know that one of my most persistent hobbies is chess, which I am fairly good at.
I posted here once a now-dead link to a slightly deranged article about the connection between the pawn in a Jacques, Staunton chess set and the square and compasses. Although the link is dead, luckily I copied the lot at my own expense to a newsgroup, and it can be seen here: Staunton Chess Set and Freemasonry.
But I saw another one the otehr day that is even betterm
But St Reinold is apparently the same person as Renaud de Montauban, Wiki, and it was he who killed Charlemagne's nephew, Berthelot, following a quarrel over chess by zonking him on the head with a chess board.
That's gotta hurt!
Freeman of the City of Prince George, British Columbia 4th Degree Order of Skinner & Probyn's 18th Degree A&H Art. Company of Mass, USA Orator of the Planispheres &c &c &c GM, Order of Acrimonious Virgin
sbs59: Can someone help me with this question. I was a Master Mason for 4 years until last year. My father died and i left the Masons as i was depressed about his death. Can i now re join a lodge?
May 21, 2019 10:07:41 GMT
The Ancient: sbs59: Were you suspended for non payment of dues? if so, square up and petition the lodge for a restatement vote. If your dues are current, your still a member. In this case, it is all about the Benjamins.
May 27, 2019 0:49:07 GMT