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Page 18 - Boston, who shall have been such for at least three years prior to the date of their appointment, one for the term of five years, one for four years, one for three years, one for two years, and one for one year, and thereafter as the terms of office expire in each year one member for a term of five years.
Page 138 - As the waters fail from the sea, And the flood decayeth and drieth up : So man lieth down, and riseth not. Till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, Nor be raised out of their sleep.
Page 55 - But though in ancient times masons were charged in every country to be of the religion of that country or nation, whatever it was, yet it is now thought more expedient only to oblige them to that religion in which all men agree, leaving their particular opinions to themselves...
Page 21 - Prince of Libanus; 23. Chief of the Tabernacle; 24. Prince of the Tabernacle ; 25. Knight of the Brazen Serpent ; 26. Prince of Mercy ; 27.
Page 45 - Boston, with all the powers and privileges, and subject to all the duties, restrictions and liabilities set forth in the general laws which now are or hereafter may be in force relating to such corporations.
Page 10 - ... the SUPREME COUNCIL at its first meeting afterwards, be spread upon the records and the Order notified. In case of death or resignation of the MOST PUISSANT SOVEREIGN GRAND COMMANDER, the Puissant Grand Lieutenant-Commander shall succeed to all the rights, titles and prerogatives of the MOST PUISSANT SOVEREIGN GRAND COMMANDER for the time being; and no election of MOST PUISSANT SOVEREIGN GRAND COMMANDER shall take place until the time fixed by these Constitutions. When any other elective office...
Page 55 - tis now thought more expedient only to oblige them to that Religion in which all Men agree, leaving their particular Opinions to themselves; that is, to be good Men and true, or Men of Honour and Honesty, by whatever Denominations or Persuasions they may be distinguished ; whereby Masonry becomes the Center of Union, and the Means of conciliating true Friendship among Persons that must have remain'd at a perpetual Distance.
Page 44 - York, the supreme council of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite for the northern masonic jurisdiction, United States of America...
Page 146 - Och! it hardens a' within, And petrifies the feeling! To catch dame Fortune's golden smile, Assiduous wait upon her; And gather gear by ev'ry wile That's justified by honour; Not for to hide it in a hedge, Nor for a train attendant; But for the glorious privilege Of being independent. The fear o...
Page 5 - Thirty-third and last degree of the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite for the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction...

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