Masonic Biography and Dictionary: Comprising the History of Ancient Masonry, Antiquity of Masonry, Written and Unwritten Law, Derivation and Definition of Masonic Terms, Biographies of Eminent Masons, Statistics, List of All Lodges in the United States, Etc
J.B. Lippincott & Company, 1868 - 357 pages
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Page 86 - To guard against transgressions of the high powers herein delegated, we declare that everything in this "Bill of Rights" is excepted out of the general powers of government, and shall forever remain inviolate, and all laws contrary thereto, or to the following provisions, shall be void.
Page 231 - And she came to Jerusalem with a very great train, with camels that bare spices, and very much gold, and precious stones : and when she was come to Solomon, she communed with him of all that was in her heart.
Page 25 - Know thou that my father would have built a temple to God, but was hindered by wars and continual expeditions, for he did not leave off to overthrow his enemies till he made them all subject to tribute. But I give thanks to God for the peace I at present enjoy, and on that account I am at leisure, and design to build a house to God, for God foretold to my father that such a house should be built by me; wherefore I desire thee to send some of thy subjects with mine to Mount Lebanon to cut down timber,...
Page 26 - It is fit to bless God, that he hath committed thy father's government to thee, who art a wise man, and endowed with all virtues. As for myself, I rejoice at the Hlram'i «ply.
Page 74 - But Free and Accepted Masons shall not allow cowans to work with them, nor shall they be employed by cowans without an urgent necessity ; and even in that case they must not teach cowans, but must have a separate communication : no laborer shall be employed in the proper work of Freemasons.
Page 253 - Libanus; 23. Chief of the Tabernacle; 24. Prince of the Tabernacle ; 25. Knight of the Brazen Serpent ; 26. Prince of Mercy ; 27.
Page 262 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Put forth thine hand, and take it by the tail. And he put forth his hand, and caught it, and it became a rod in his hand...
Page 169 - 40, '41 '44, '45, '57 and '58; visitor of the US Marine Hospital 1856 to 1862; one of the Overseers of Harvard University from 1856 to 1862, and lately re-elected for six years more ; Consulting Physician of the city, 1861 ; Counsellor of the Massachusetts Medical Society ; a member of the American Medical Society of Paris; for three years he was Grand Master of Masons in Massachusetts, viz: in 1855, '56 and '60, and has been at the head of several Orders in Masonry, a recapitulation of which would...