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Russell E Johnson, PM
Earl Heppner, PM
Craig Stewart, PM
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OF KING OSCAR EVENTS
April 10th Stated Meeting
April 24th Special Meeting
May 8th Stated Meeting
May 16th KO Memorial at Elmwood Cemetery
May 22nd Special Meeting
Golf Outing July 12th 1:00 PM Chevy Chase
KO Picnic August TBA
Brother Urban Clareus, of Stockholm, Sweden, is introduced
to the brethren of King Oscar Lodge #855, A F & A M, on
Friday evening, March, 27th, 2015.
Brother Clareus was present
to witness the Third Degree work for newly raised Brothers:
Mitchell, Milostrazich and Leone, and indicated that while
there were some differences with the ritual they use in Sweden,
much of the Third Degree ritual was similar.
EVENTS : TBA
February 2015 Temple Topics
March 2015 Temple Topics
April 2015 Temple Topics
start at 6:30pm. Meeting start at 7:30 pm at Jefferson
Masonic Temple, 5418 Gale Street, Chicago, Illinois, on the
2nd and 4th Fridays of each month.
Lodge was chartered in 1898 and given the name of the then King
of Sweden and Norway, Oscar II. Since then, King Oscar has always
been a place "where true Masonic brotherhood flourishes."
Majesty, King Oscar II, Our Most Worshipful Master,
Has with pleasure given his consent to name your
Worshipful St. Jon Lodge King Oscar Lodge.
- Stockholm, November 23, 1899
- Grand Lodge of Sweden
"Freemasonry is an organized society of men symbolically applying the principles of operative masonry and architecture to the science and art of character building. Its purpose is to improve the community through the improvement and strengthening of the character of the individual man."