Ottawa District 2 By-laws updated and approved at District Meeting
A number of housekeeping items, plus several significant changes to the By-laws of our District were presented and approved at the District meeting of August 24, 2015 in Arnprior.
Extracted from the District By-laws above is the Reimbursement form for District expenses. Please use this form when submitting expenses to the District Treasurer.
A learner may complete any single module of interest to him, or subscribe to a course. Details are contained in the Course Prospective available here.
Recognition of Grand Lodges
For those with a love of travel who wish to visit Lodges in other jurisdictions and geographies or those examining vistors to their Lodges, the our Grand Lodge recognizes the Grand Lodges listed on the Official Recognition of Grand Lodges.
A brother hailing from a Lodge under warrant from any of these Grand Lodges may be received as a visitor, under Section 213, if he can prove himself to be a member in good standing.
Members of other Grand Lodges cannot be recognized or received.To view and/or download the Official Recognition of Grand Lodges, click here
Education MonthlyA Masonic Minute -
Whither are you directing your course?Ontario Mason Magazine
- Link to the Grand Lodge of OntarioLuxor Light - October 2015
- Preview of the Ottawa Districts Combined Long Range Planning Meeting (Nov 30th at Walkley Rd)A Masonic Minute - The form of the LodgeFaithful Masonry -
Click here for a short piece of Masonic Education by Bro. Eric Clarke, Chaudière #264.
Minorities in Masonry: W.Bro. Adam Nesallah, St. Andrews Lodge
The Young Mason: W.Bro. Richard Loomes, The Builders' Lodge
Planning. How much is needed? R.W.Bro. S. Weston Libbey
Lodge Challenges: Bro. Neil Lloyd, Pembroke Lodge
An Organization in Decline? W.Bro. Russell Staye, Bonnechere Lodge
The following is a monthly series from the Grand Lodge Committee on Education beginning in October 2011 up to July 2013, under the direction of R.W.Bro. John Forster. To view posted papers, click on the publication date listed below:
October 2011 - Stimulating and Engaging Membership
January 2012 - Education on the Floor of the Lodge
February 2012 - What of SW's closing statement?
March 2012 - Integrating Masonic Education into Regular Meetings
April 2012 - Update of Masonic Education Conference
May 2012 - Some Thoughts on Masonic Communication
June 2012- On the Labyrinth of Life
July 2012 - The Seven Liberal Arts and Sciences
December 2012 - Does Freemasonry Reflect Political Miracles?
January 2013 - Loving Kindness and Your Light
February 2013 - The Ritual is Neither Literal nor Historical
May 2013 - Thoughts on the Tracing Board
July 2013 - Bread, Golf and Parenting
To have the newsletter sent to you directly by e-mail as published, send a request to Gordon Crutcher
You may source the Brother-to-Brother Program Tool Kit: Revision 3.0 by going to the Grand Lodge web site
, or directly to the resource page by clicking here