Brother Les Jones hosts "Illumination" from Sunset Lodge #369 F&AM in Santa Monica CA. In addition to keeping us updated on events at the lodge, Les interviews members of Sunset Lodge and other interesting persons on all things Masonic. It's a great chance to get to know our lodge, it's history and traditions, as well as for our members who live at a distance to stay connected to our lodge.
Sean Sanford II
In this episode, Les interviews our new co-host Sean Sanford II
Magical Number 369 with Krista Schwimmer
Krista Schwimmer, host of the YouTube live stream Sixth Sense Society, joins Les and Sean to explore the esoteric, occult, metaphysical, and mathematical mysteries of the number 369? Why was the inventor Tesla so fascinated with the number, and what makes it the most special of all numbers?
Solvitur Ambulando - The Ontological Implications of Masonic Thought
Brother Theo presents "The Ontological Implications of Masonic Thought"
Solvitur Ambulando - Lon Milo Duquette on Quabbalistic Foundation of Tarot
Lon Milo DuQuette discusses Qabbalah and Tarot
Les Interviews his brother Cecil Jones
Music in Masonic Ritual
Ray Davis, Organist for Sunset Lodge, joins Les and Michael to discuss the role music plays in Masonic ritual.
Masonic Coversational Lecturing
The language used by the speakers does not leave any option but for them to be from California. The term “my truth” is used often and grates against my ears as it implies that there is more than one true world. There are is an overarching proclamation about “what is freemasonry” and I can firmly state that actual studied scholars have wrestled with that topic since before the formations of Grand Lodges, yet here it is proclaimed many times over as a more than a couple things.
I can say that as a mid-western 80’s child in Masonry, I find myself struggling with the overtones and undertones of West Coast Baby Boomer mentality that is telling me that “they are right and if you are not inline them then you are wrong”.
I am 17 episodes in, and it has climaxed with directly stated factually incorrect information that is 100% untrue. All within an episode that speaks of the three virtues. I am now listening for the sole interest of preparing myself with undoing mistruths.