Lodge Mayfield Daylight
Meeting held Tuesday 9th August 2016
The WM W. Bro. Frank Winsor welcomed all members and visitors and granted the freedom of the lodge to R.W Bro Gary Herrett of Lodge St. James 45 to present an address “Aspects of the First Degree”.
R.W. Bro. Gary Herrett commenced the address with a history of the evolution of freemasonry and proceeded to give an explanation of the symbolic references in the preparation of candidates and symbols used throughout the ceremony of initiation.
After explaining the roll of Grand Lodge he invited W. Bro. Don Catterall of Lodge City of Newcastle 170 to give an explanation of the first tracing board which was given in a professional and impeccable manner.
In closing his address R. W. Bro Gary Herrett recounted the duties and values of a freemason as recommended in the final charge given to a candidate on his initiation.
- Bro. Frank Winsor then thanked R. W .Bro Gary Herrett and W. Bro Don Catterall for presenting a very interesting and thought provoking address before inviting all present to join him for lunch in the south.
Our next meeting will be our installation meeting at the New Lambton Masonic Centre on Tuesday 13th September tyling at 9.30 am where W. Bro Frank Winsor will be reinstalled as W.M. for his second term and we welcome all visitors.