Complete lodge secretary lewis masonic digital masonic. The lodger is a 19 novel by english author marie adelaide belloc lowndes, based on the jack the ripper murders of 1888. This handbook will not try to list any of the special duties of each. The complete lodge secretary is a computer program that centralises lodge information. The perfect gift idea for the aspiring chef in your life or the cookingcurious, lodge cast iron sets provide the essential pieces anyone needs to stock a complete kitchen. A note should be included on the first page of every new minute book of where the previous. This handbook has been updated to assist you with those of.
It is a novellength version of lowndes short story the lodger, first published in mcclures magazine in 1911. But i like it so much that i will keep it and suggest the lodge obtain a copy for him. Hunt 20100318 hardcover 1800 see all 4 formats and editions hide other formats and editions price. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Boaz lodge holds it s stated meetings on the second thursday of the month except for july and august.
If, as a lodge secretary you have a particular problem you should, in the first instance, consult the book of constitutions and this manual. Once again welcome, and i sincerely hope you will enjoy the life of our lodge. Find current rates in the continental united states conus rates by searching below with city and state or zip code, or by clicking on the map, or use the new per diem tool to calculate trip allowances. Within limits of space and lodge funds, this office can be as simple or extensive as needed. It is now required that all lodges use the new interactive webbased masonic online registry interface or mori program in keeping the records of your lodge. The complete lodge secretary is written principally from a uk perspective, but the lessons and organization it suggests is a valuable resource for anyone who has ever thought about how to organize a lodges, the records management behind it, and the etiquette to be held while in the lodge ch 10. The as is a computer program for the lodge secretary, treasure, and other members district deputies, etc. Brought back due to popular demand the lodge secretary book by gordon hunt, hb, 159pp. This book places an emphasis on sharing and how the world belongs to all that inhabit it. Macoy has over 10,000 items serving freemasonry including prince hall and york rite. The secretary of each local lodge shall be the custodian of all rituals issued to hisher lodge. It is handbook that recognises the fundamental attributes required of every lodge secretary and considers how computer and communication technologies impact on the secretary s traditional role. The licence includes running the program on as many computers as the secretary requires, including computers belonging to other lodge members. A computer program that centralises lodge information providing over 120 screens of lodge management and ceremonial information, procedural guidance and reports based on the book of constitutions of the united grand lodge of england.
We read every letter, fax, or email we receive, and we will convey your comments to cia officials outside opa as appropriate. The first slodges selfish use of the word my is later replaced for the word our after she realises that all other creatures, including the second slodge, are equally important and that sharing is required to make everybody happy. The complete lodge secretary by gordon hunt, 9780853183273, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Officers handbook 2 preface in the year of the great architect 2014, a. The lodge treasurer is also required, within the same time frame, to submit his ledger.
This book deals with all the activities undertaken by thr lodge secretary from accepting the office to handing over to his successor. Apr 30, 2010 the complete lodge secretary by gordon hunt, 9780853183273, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. In the past, many secretaries used to be permanent officers of the lodges, with the benefits that an experienced secretary would manage the affairs of the lodge smoothly, but current thinking is that no one should serve for more than two years so that junior members can involve themselves in lodge affairs. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. I found the descriptions of the hunting lodge and the surrounding countryside easy to picture if only the characters had been as well drawn and with some redeeming qualities. A resignation does not require a vote in lodge, if a brother is clear on the books it is. It is sad that some lodges have not preserved their minute books. Through the use of this book the secretary can determine if a visitor or one wishing to affiliate is a member of a recognized lodge. In the past, many secretaries used to be permanent officers of the lodges, with the benefits that an experienced secretary would manage the affairs of the lodge. Does a brother here have any knowledge of the software complete lodge secretary please.
The complete lodge secretary makes the role of secretary less demanding by providing reports and information. We encourage you to continue on to the next module and complete it. Hardly surprising given that he is responsible for the software package that goes by the same name as the book. Handbook for masonic memorial services grand lodge of iowa. The lodge should be opened on the third degree and remain open until the service has been completed and the brethren have returned to the lodge room. For this reason, every lodge had a copy of its charges, occasionally written into the beginning of the minute book, but usually as a separate manuscript roll of parchment. Aug 10, 2017 although much of the correspondence and recordkeeping required of the lodge secretary is still in paper and book form, increasingly there is a need to communicate by electronic messaging email. Brought back due to popular demand the lodge secretary book by. The office of the grand secretary is available to assist any lodge in the use of this program. Buy the complete lodge secretary by gordon hunt from waterstones today. When the fire in the original hunting lodge was mentioned i though this was a clue that history was going to be repeated, but it wasnt. All books are in clear copy here, and all files are secure so dont worry about it. Allied masonic degree constitutions, regulations and yearbook 20182019. The complete lodge secretary download ebook pdfepub.
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Financial secretary handbook the financial secretary is an integral part of the structure of the knights of columbus. Handbookfor lodgesecretaries grand lodge of colorado. Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. The complete lodge secretary computer program has been in use for over twenty years and is kept up to date with changes to the rules from the book of constitutions and from information for the guidance of members of the craft.
Per diem rates lookup rates are set by fiscal year, effective october 1 each year. This handbook as is here to assist but also, to save time. Complete lodge secretary software regalia store uk. The office of the grand secretary is available to assist any lodge. Complete and send necessary forms to the grand lodge in a timely manner. Make a written financial report to the lodge at the quarterly stated meetings in august, november, february and may keep a separate account for each member make a report to the grand lodge at the close of the masonic year keep the seal of the lodge and affix it to all official documents emanating from the lodge or his office. The newcomers to this office often lack experience and this book is written to aid those new to the secretarys position. He has a unique position in it, with a multitude or responsibilities and duties, which he has to undertake continuously throughout the year. The complete lodge secretary is a regularly updated computer program that centralises lodge information. The general principles in this practical guide also apply to the side degrees as well. The secretary should see that an obituary record of.
The program has also been adapted over time to run on ten versions of windows from version 3. His work has a direct effect on the council members, his fellow offi. If so, how useful has this been for maintaining a lodge database please. He has a the secretary occupies a vital role in the lodge. The complete lodge secretary freemason information. Introduction and welcome welcome to the 2017 edition of the lodge secretary handbook, which is for the daytoday information and assistance of lodge secretaries. His important role is underlined by the fact that he is not elected by the membership but is appointed personally by the supreme knight. The secretary undertakes almost continuous yearlong responsibility amidst his numerous livelihood chores. The lodge secretarys handbook east lancashire freemasons.
However, the question book may be dispensed with provided the candidates application, which contains the same questions and. A practical and useful guide giving extensive information of all the duties and responsibilities for any freemason taking on the important role of secretary within a lodge. Anselm lodge no 5166 in march 1976 and became master in 1983. The complete lodge secretary program is presented in the form of a number of rooms. United grand lodge of england, freemasons hall, great queen. Click and collect from your local waterstones or get free uk delivery on orders over. Lodge officer training course study guide revised 2011. The complete lodge secretary is a regularly updated computer program that centralises lodge information with over 140 screens it assists the lodge secretary with the administration and management of his lodge and its members.
This book should be kept by the lodge secretary for reference in receiving visitors, and on receiving applications for affiliation. Please click button to get the complete lodge secretary book now. Complete lodge secretary software masonic collection ltd. Complete lodge secretary out of stock brought back due to popular demand the lodge secretary book by gordon hunt, hb, 159pp. The screenshots look good but how good is the software in practice. This is a full and comprehensive book concerning the role of the secretary, it has many useful hints and tips in addition to what is expected of the role and more importantly when. Each major topic which needs some action on the part of the secretary is given a chapter. Tupwee gudas gov youchiqudt soovep lodge order of the arrow. A fresh guide to eating well with 700 foolproof recipes paperback march 1, 2015. Complete lodge secretary software online masonic regalia. Mb386 masonic secretary book preserve all pertinent facts and activities regarding each monthly meeting. Macoy publishing has masonic rings, masonic aprons, masonic books plus order of eastern star fez, sashes, and scottish rite items and shrine fez.
A lodge secretarys handbook east lancashire freemasons. United grand lodge is the supreme superintending authority for freemasonry, part of that authority is delegated to the rw provincial grand master for the administration of the province of east lancashire. Lodgeroom uk view topic complete lodge secretary software. To many of my fellowmembers of the quatuor coronati lodge all of them authors of masonic writings i offer thanks for many marked kindnesses as, for example, to john r. The newcomers to this office often lack experience and this book is written with this. While it can be said the worshipful master is supreme in his lodge, a wise, skilled secretary may well be celestial in his importance to the lodge. Dashwood secretary and editor of the lodge transactions, for many privileges, especially his help in connexion with the. The lodge secretary handbook 2017 by eastkentfreemasons issuu. Secretary, when the question book is used, must see that each candidate answers the questions in this book and signs hisher name thereto as a part of his her qualification for initiation. The complete lodge secretary book is not a computer program manual. He has a unique position in it, with multidimensional reflections. The smooth running and wellbeing of a lodge largely depends upon its secretary.
Receive all monies from the secretary and give him a receipt for the same keep an accurate account of all money pay out money duly signed by the worshipful master and countersigned by the secretary with the consent of the lodge keep all property stocks, bonds and land owned by the lodge in his possession. Gordon hunt was initiated into craft masonry in the st. Welcome to the assistant secretary database program as. Buy the complete lodge secretary first edition by gordon g. It provides over 120 screens of lodge management and ceremonial information, procedural guidance and reports based on the september 2012 version of book of constitutions of the united grand lodge of england. These are arranged to reflect the information needed by the lodge secretary. It is very uptodate and is a handy companion to the software of the same name. The complete rituals are the property of the grand lodge and must be properly cared for and preserved by the local lodges. The old charges of the masons lodges were documents describing the duties of the members, part of which the charges every mason had to swear on admission. Books publications ritual books software for the complete lodge secretary. Contact lodge software if you need a version for other than windows 10. Such jewels for officers, as are specified by the grand lodge, shall be worn by them during lodge sessions.
Mar 18, 2010 buy the complete lodge secretary first edition by gordon g. The communication of a lodge for funeral purposes should be recorded as called. The wellbeing of a lodge largely depends upon its secretary. The complete lodge secretary by gordon hunt waterstones. The smooth running and wellbeing of a lodge depends upon its secretary. With over 140 screens it assists the lodge secretary with the administration and management of his lodge and its members. The newcomers to this office often lack experience and this book is written with this background in mind. Complete lodge secretary out of stock letchworths shop. A lodge secretary must possess a complete understanding of how the lodge functions. Search the worlds most comprehensive index of fulltext books.1015 1366 739 315 621 646 789 408 802 313 385 441 1112 1218 716 237 221 801 929 659 837 699 1547 1532 1624 199 1078 1076 735 670 223 1277 354 1219 448