This group meets monthly to discuss subjects of import to humanity and how it relates to Freemasonry. From philosophy and religion to science, history, and politics, this study center debates any subject under the sun in the hope to understand the world and one’s self in it.
Universal Freemasonry is a fraternity including men and women of every race, nationality, and religion. Wishing to do away with all cause for division and strife, it continually seeks the means which to help all human beings to unite and work together for the perfecting of Humanity.
Any person who is a freethinker, tolerant and open, and who seeks rational discourse is invited to attend and learn more about one’s self, the world, the universe, and Freemasonry.
June's topic will be conducted by Bro. Kevin Watson on a study of Freemasonry: Was William Blake Ahead of His Time? After a short lecture, a discussion and debate by the group will follow.
Freemasonry encourages free thinking. One artist who exemplified this trait was William Blake, though it is unknown if he was a Freemason. Looking through two of his most famous poems, “The Tyger” and “The Lamb,” we will look into the ideas of a brilliant mind to see if we can challenge our own thoughts; for a Freemason should never live in a fixed mind!
The Masonic Philosophical Society embraces the concept of learning, not for school, but for life, and believes that all men, who seek it, deserve access to continued education. We further embrace the concept of a community environment, where ideas can be shared and debated in an open forum. From the seven liberal arts to the arcane, we seek to gain and to share the knowledge that is the legacy of mankind.
Learn more about Freemasonry: http://www.universalfreemasonry.org