Congratulations to Mt. Wor. Louis K. Campbell, the newly installed 168th Grand Master of Masons in Virginia. His 2013 theme:

Masonry's Youth, Masonry's Future .


Masonic Herald logo

The Summer 2012 Masonic Herald, the official publication of the Grand Lodge of
Virginia, can be reached at
(in Adobe PDF format).

Contents include:

  • Presentation to Grand Lecturer (at 32nd District Official Visit)
  • The Lafayette Apron Symbolism
  • A View of Mentorship, Membership and Education
  • Time For A Customer Review
  • Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur
  • Ways to Help Increase Attendance
  • Observing the Craft (book review)

32nd Dist Masonic Leadership

Front (L->R) Wor Andy Bailey (Courtland 85), RW R. Gardner Rollings (32 DDGM), RW John O'Berry (Wakefield 198)
Rear (L->R) Wor Jim Hart (Franklin 151), Wor Andy Spencer (Boykins 287)
Taken 20 Aug 2012 at the Boykins 287 Stated Communications

Bro Joe Bynum Gay, III, a resident of the East Pavillion, receives a 60-year Masonic
Veteran Award from Wor. Jim Hart.

JoBynumGay Picture

Bro. Steve Thomas receives his Life Membership in Perpuity from Wor Jim Hart.  LMIP
provides lasting financial support to the Grand Lodge of Virginia and Franklin Lodge
by entering 16 year's dues into an endowment.

Steve Thomas receives LMIP


Brothers that have laid up their working tools to transfer to the Celestial Lodge Above.,