"After hearing about how some lodges are "lily-white," and that some areas in the U.S. make it uncomfortable for people of color to become Masons, I find it completely heartwarming that my lodge is so multi-cultured. Almost every minority is represented, and with each of my grandparents from a different country: (American Indian, Mexican, Australian, & Italian), this place just feels good."
Monday, August 27, 2007
Welcome a New Brother
Check out the blog Sarastro's Temple, a young man's chronicle of his journey through the degrees of Freemasonry. So many Masons quickly lose sight of what it felt like to knock on the lodge door the first time. I was particularly struck by this passage: