Spring Holiday Message

My Brothers, Spring is now officially upon us, our clocks have changed, and we are approaching the Easter season. Passover again coincides with Easter, so let me be one of the first to wish our Jewish brothers and their families a “Zissen Pesach” (Happy...

Grand Master’s Holiday Message

My Brothers, The end of the year is now upon us, with all the happy holidays that are entailed. Chanukah has been celebrated with Christmas, Kwanzaa, and of course, the New Year right ahead of us. We are all grateful, in our own ways, for the good feelings, that we...

Grand Master’s Address

MW Past Grand Masters, Distinguished East, Brethren, Ladies and Guests, As I stand before you as your Grand Master is both humbled and excited. And to use the words of a certain Grand Commander of Scottish Rite “I am just a DeMolay boy from Manhattan”. In fact, I was...

RW Brother Paul M. Rosen

Dear Brethren: On March 12, 2018, the Grand Lodge lost a conscientious and dedicated pillar of our beloved Craft. After a long battle with cancer, Right Worshipful Paul M. Rosen, Grand Secretary, laid down the working tools of a Mason to return home to the Celestial...

President’s Day 2018

My Brothers, It is now the middle of the Winter season, and we will soon be celebrating President’s Day, formerly known as George Washington’s Birthday, we join all our fellow Americans and honor the past President’s who have led our beloved country...