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  • Kailua 4th of July Parade (2014)

    The Hawaii family of Freemasons recently participated in the 2014 Kailua 4th of July parade. Brethren from across the Hawaii Masonic jurisdiction joined to march in celebration of our beloved country. (Pictures courtesy of Bro. RB Rono) The Hawaii Family of Freemasons. The Heroes of 76 leading the Family of Freemasons. The Grand Lodge regalia […]

  • Kailua, Kona Kamehameha Day Parade (2014)

    Right Worshipful Bro. Michael P. Baker (Deputy Grand Master of Hawaii) recently marched in the Kailua, Kona Kamehameha Day Parade. The Aloha Shriners as well as other Nobles of Shriners International marched in the parade alongside RW Bro. Baker.

  • Grand Lodge of Hawaii Installation Banquet

    The Grand Lodge of Hawaii recently hosted its 2014 Installation Banquet at the beautiful Hilton Hawaiian Village South Pacific Ballroom. Brethren and guests enjoyed a delicious Chinese family style dinner comprised of Chinese chicken salad, crab meat tofu mushroom soup, curry shrimp w/ fried haupia, beef with black pepper sauce, boneless crispy duck w/ Chinese […]

  • Policy Regarding Social Media and Hawaii Freemasons

    The Grand Lodge of Hawaii recognizes that social media has grown exponentially in recent years and has a goal of supporting the regular and extensive use of it. We know that many Brethren regularly connect by Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other means. We as Masons must be mindful that our individual postings not only reflect […]

  • 2014 ANCOM Resolution Results

    2013-09 Carry-Over Increase of Steward’s fund from $500 to $900 and Secretary’s fund from $150 to $300. Votes Req: 2/3 Votes Rec: 37/15 71% – Passed 2013-11 Carry-over To authorize ritual cipher update and plain text cipher to be stored in Grand Lodge office Votes Req: 2/3 Votes Rec: 29/23 56% – Failed As this […]

  • A Busy Month For The Hawaii Demolay

    The Hawaiian Chapter of The International Order of Demolay has been busy this Month, hosting their Annual Installation of Officers as well as initiating a new member. Most Worshipful Frank M. Condello II was present at both of these events, supporting our youth groups and the future of Hawaii.

  • RW Raymond E. Hassell Visits Hawaii

    Right Worshipful Raymond E. Hassell, Senior Grand Warden of the Grand Lodge of Rhode Island AF&AM and member of Saint Andrews Lodge No. 39 (Providence, RI) recently visited Hawaii. Right Worshipful Bro. Hassell joined the brethren of the Hawaii Masonic Jurisdiction by helping to raise thirty-two Master Masons at the Grand Master’s One-Day Class. Below […]

  • Grand Master’s One-Day Class

    On March 22, 2014, The Grand Lodge of Hawaii F&AM held a Grand Master’s One-Day Class at the Honolulu Masonic Temple, where thirty-two Entered Apprentice Masons were passed and raised to the Sublime Degree of Master Mason. We’d like to congratulate those thirty-three brethren on becoming Master Masons, and would like to express our sincere […]

  • Grand Lodge Black & White Ball

    The brethren of the Hawaii masonic jurisdiction recently gather in celebration at the 2014 Grand Lodge of Hawaii Black & White Ball. This year’s Black & White Ball was held at the beautiful Hilton Hawaiian Village Honolulu Ball Room, where guests enjoyed a delicious petite filet mignon dinner, fireworks and fun.