Deeper meaning of EA degree – Initiation

September meeting was a proud night for Templum Lucis Lodge No. 747: we initiated our very first member. There is only one person who can say that his mother lodge is Templum Lucis No. 747. W. Bro. Rob Lund is Secretary and Past Master of Kilwinning Lodge 565 in Toronto. He is, and has been, […]

Installation Night

On June 21, 2018, we had our Installation Night: RW Bro Rick Cadotte, after being elected, has been installed as the WM of the lodge for the ensuing Masonic year, and his officers were also invested. During the evening we presented a 50-year service pin to Bro. James Brisbin. A full night of great friends, […]

A Temple of Light — Templum Lucis Lodge No. 747

By R. W. Bro. Rick Cadotte, FCF; Senior Warden On September 21, 2017, in South Huron District, in the City of Stratford, Templum Lucis Lodge No. 747 received its warrant from the Grand Master, M. W. Bro. Paul E. Todd. Our Grand Master led an impressive group of Grand Lodge Officers to officiate at this […]

Templum Lucis Charter

Consecration and Installation

Last night, Templum Lucis Lodge No. 747 has been consecrated by the Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M of Canada in the Province of Ontario, and in the second part of the evening the WM and the officers were installed and invested. (Photos by Bros. Steve Hudson and Rick Cadotte)

Observing the Craft - book

Photos from the June meeting

Last night Templum Lucis Lodge UD had its 4th regular meeting with an excellent guest speaker: W.Bro. Andrew Hammer, author of Observing the Craft – The Pursuit of Excellence in Masonic Labour and Observance. Those present could also buy a copy of the book and have it signed by the author. If you couldn’t make […]

Meta ta physika

By this post, we are starting to publish papers, lectures presented in our lodge. Metaphysics is defined as the theoretical philosophy of being and of knowing. I had always thought it came from the Greek meta, beyond and physics, the study of the natural world. But it really comes from the phrase ta meta ta […]

March 2017 lecture

On March 16th, 2017 at the regular meeting of the lodge R.W.Bro.¬†Charles A. Woods presented an interesting lecture titled “Why Freemasonry is important to men?” So where can young men go to be mentored in life skills in a safe environment by genuine, caring men? Not in the workplace which is hugely competitive generally or […]

Road closures

Unfortunately, on the day of our December meeting there was a snow storm in the Stratford area and the meeting has been cancelled.

Officially Instituted

On September 21st, 2016 the Templum Lucis Lodge was officially instituted as a new Lodge working under dispensation in Stratford. The evening commenced with an enjoyable banquet, followed by the institution ceremony of the Lodge. The celebration continued after the Lodge was closed with dessert and social time. This was a remarkable event, attended by […]