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Monthly Famous Mason
 
 
Brother Mark Twain
Created: 10/15/2018
Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He is noted for his novels Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), called "the Great American Novel", and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876).

Twain grew up in Hannibal, Missouri, which would later provide the setting for Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer. He apprenticed with a printer. He also worked as a typesetter and contributed articles to his older brother Orion's newspaper. After toiling as a printer in various cities, he became a master riverboat pilot on the Mississippi River, before heading west to join Orion. He was a failure at gold mining, so he next turned to journalism...


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Brethren!
Matteson Lodge #175 is starting a new fundraiser by offering its members and friends a chance to show their support and be remembered as a member, or friend of Matteson Lodge #175
.We are selling quarry tiles that will be installed in our entry way that you can customize with your name, a message, and an image if you like.
These are also great to purchase as a gift, or in memory of a Brother who is no longer with us.
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Masonic Research
 
 
What is the relation of the Bible to Freemasonry?
Created: 10/14/2018

The Bible is properly called a great light of Masonry, for from the center of the Lodge it pours forth upon the East, the West, and the South its refulgent rays of Divine truth. The Bible is used among Masons as the symbol of the will of God however it may be expressed.


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The Worshipful Master Ed Kerfin, Officers and Brethren welcome you to our lodge!

 
   
 
Announcements
 
 
Upcoming Events
Created: 8/23/2015

*October 22th 2019 - 3rd Degree - Dinner at 6pm and Work at 7pm

*November 12th 2019 - Stated Meeting

*December 10th 2019 - Stated Meeting

*February 16th 2020 - Sweetheart Brunch

*March 10th 2020 - St. Patrick's Day Dinner at the Lodge

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*January 30th 2020 - Basic Master Mason Workshop - (7:30 pm)

*April 30th 2020 - Basic Master Mason Workshop - (7:30 pm)

*July 30th 2020 - Basic Master Mason Workshop - (7:30 pm)

*September 24th 2020 - Basic Master Mason Workshop - (7:30 pm)

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Northeaster Area Lodge Officer Schools

*January 18, 2020 - Type 3 School - 9:00 am @ Elmhurst Lodge No. 941

*February 19, 2020 - Type 2 School - 8:00 am @ Riverside Lodge No. 862

*February 27, 2020 - Type 1 School - 7:00 pm @ Palatine Lodge No. 314

*February 29, 2020 - Type 3 School - 9:00 am @ Riverside Lodge No. 862

*March 17, 2020 - Type 2 School - 7:00 pm @ D.C. Creiger Lodge No. 81

*March 21 2020 - Type 3 School - 9:00 am @ Lawn Lodge No. 815

*March 25, 2020 - Type 2 School - 7:30 pm @ Matteson Lodge No. 175

*April 4, 2020 - Type 2 School - 9:00 am @ Oriental Lodge No. 33

*April 18, 2020 - Type 1 School - 9:00 am @ Crete Lodge No. 763

*April 29, 2020 - Type 2 School - 7:00 pm @ St. Cecilia Lodge No. 865

*June 6, 2020 - Type 1 School - 9:00am @ Amity Lodge No. 472

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Grand Lecturer's Schools

*November 9, 2019 - Type 3 - East Lodge No. 504

*December 14, 2019 - Type 1-2 - Scottish Rite - Valley of Chicago

*January 18, 2020 - Type 3 - Normal Lodge No. 673

*February 1, 2020 - Type 1-2 - Springfield Lodge No. 4

*February 22, 2020 - Type 3 - Princeton Lodge No. 587

*March 14, 2020 - Type 1-2 - Morning Star Lodge No. 734

*March 28, 2020 - Type 1-2 - Effingham Lodge No. 149

*April 25, 2020 - Type 3 - Grove Lodge No. 824


 
   
 
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Feature Writer John Loayza
 
 
Lodge officer responsibilities include...
Created: 1/5/2017

 
Featured Writer: Bro. John Loayza

Lodge officer responsibilities include the assurance of continuous growth...


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Contact Information
 
 
 

 Matteson Lodge #175

350 N. Midland Ave Joliet IL.
 815-483-9387
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