Episode 176

The Grand Generalissimo


September 12th, 2017

1 hr 48 mins 31 secs

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About this Episode

  • Opening: Jerusalem (Matisyahu)
  • Where is Nick?! Busted!!!
  • Welcome Sir. John E. Helcl, from Minnesota, our special guest for the evening
  • Technical difficulties make it . . . rough, for a while
  • Sir. Helcl explains his tenuous connections to "Nikky Johnson"
  • Nick left us with a big York Rite figure, and none of us are York Rite Masons
  • Other Nick (/u/millennialfreemason) joins us and brings more technical difficulties
  • Allowing the "Cap and Mantle" as standard uniform at York Rite meetings
  • Should we lower the number of men required to open a Commandary?
  • Comparing pipe organs: York Rite or Scottish Rite?
  • Sir. Helcl joins Harlan in rebutting the Templar lineage
  • Harlan's exit strategy for the Secretary's desk
  • Nick's new blog post - stop propping up zombie Lodges
  • Honorary bodies in the York Rite - is this the future of the Knights of St. Andrew?!
  • Does the Scottish Rite hierarchy curiously resemble that of the Roman Catholic Church?
  • Can the After Lodge method save a dying Chapter/Council?
  • Technical difficulties end the show
  • Closing: In Hell I'll be in Good Company (The Dead South)
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