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BROTHER CHARLES LLOYD "CHUCK" COMEAU PASSES INTO THE CELESTIAL LODGE
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     about 2 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii March 19, 2020 – Brethren, it is my sad duty to inform you of the passing of Brother Charles Lloyd "Chuck" Comeau into the Celestial Lodge on April 5th 2020, age 82 years, 11 month...
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Grand Master’s Decision 2019-05b Response to Coronavirus Concern - Update 1
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     2 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii March 24, 2020 -- Message from the Grand Master (see the attachment for full details):

I find it necessary to suspend all Masonic activities at this time until further notice. T...
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BROTHER CECIL A. RYDER "THE GENERAL" PASSES INTO THE CELESTIAL LODGE
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     3 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii March 19, 2020 – Brethren, it is my sad duty to inform you of the passing of Brother Cecil Albert Ryder into the Celestial Lodge on March 18th 2020 age 88 years, 1 month and 28 day...
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Grand Master’s Decision 2019-05: Response to Coronavirus Concern
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     3 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii March 18, 2020 -- Message from the Grand Master:

My Brothers, as we all are aware, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is spreading across the World. Whether we know someone that has it ...
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LODGE LE PROGRES DARK UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     3 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii March 18, 2020 -- Randy Rivera, Worshipful Master of Lodge le Progres de l'Oceanie, has decided to go dark (i.e., no meetings) for the next two weeks to minimize the potential risk...
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Brother Lopaka Kapanui Honored by State Legislature
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     3 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii March 11th 2020 -- Brother Lopaka Kapanui was recognized on the floor of the Hawaii State Legislature today.  The citation reads:

HONORING ROBERT LOPAKA KAPANUI FOR HIS DEDICATI...
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Grand York Rite Bodies Change of Command
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     3 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii February 29, 2020 -- A message from SK Gerhart W. Walch, Past Right Eminent Grand Commander, KCT:

WM Master, my brethren, While you have worked in the quarry of your Lodge, I fo...
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LADIES OF LE PROGRES
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     3 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii February 23, 2020 -- A message from the Worshipful Master and pictures of the event.

Aloha my Masonic Brothers all,It was such a beautiful night, and I  hope the Ladies felt as ...
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Proposed Resolutions for the 2020 Hawaii Annual Communication Now Available Online
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     3 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii February 26, 2020 -- The text of the resolutions to be considered for passage at the 2020 Annual Communication are now available in the "Files" section of this site.  They have bee...
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Grand York Rite Bodies Charity Ball
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     4 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii February 9, 2020 -- For the past five (5) years we celebrate the Change of Command of ourGrand York Rite Bodies with a Charity Ball known as the Knights Templar Ball orRoyal Ball, ...
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ANNUAL DUES REMINDER and PayPal Information
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     5 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii January 17, 2020 -- This being the start of a new year, it's time to remember sending in our annual dues.  All dues notices will be sent out through the mail by the end of this wee...
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Lodge leProgres de l'Oceanie Installs New Officers for 2020 (Masonic Year A.L. 6020)
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     5 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii December 13, 2019 -- Lodge leProgres de l'Oceanie installed the following new officers for 2020:

Worshipful Master   Randy RiveraSenior Warden       Samson ThompsonJunior Warden...
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BROTHER HERMAN "ZIGGY" ZULUETA PASSES INTO THE CELESTIAL LODGE
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     6 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii December 7, 2019 -- Brethren, it is my sad duty to inform you of the passing of Brother Herman "Ziggy" Zulueta into the Celestial Lodge on November 11, 2019 age 88 years, 4 months ...
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KING DAVID KALAKAUA'S BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION ACTIVITIES
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     7 months ago
 Lodge leProgres de l'Oceanie has been invited to participate in the annual review of the Royal Guard at Iolani Palace from 12:00 noon to 12:30.

The United Japanese Society of Hawaii has also in...
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LODGE BY-LAWS AMENDMENTS APPROVED
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     7 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii October 25, 2019 -- A motion was made at our June 28th 2019 Stated Meeting to amend our By-Laws by adopting wording that will allow us to keep up with these changing Grand Lodge fe...
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WORSHIPFUL BROTHER JOHN LEARY PASSES INTO THE CELESTIAL LODGE
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     8 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii October 11, 2019 -- Brethren, it is my sad duty to inform you of the passing of Worshipful Brother John Leary into the Celestial Lodge on October 6, 2019, age 95 years, 9 months an...
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Lodge leProgres to Host Blood Drive
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     10 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii July 8th 2019 -- Please join us and other Freemasons at our blood drive and potluck on Saturday August 10th, 2019 from 9am to 2pm at the Makiki Temple, 1227 Makiki Street, Honolulu...
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BROTHER ALFRED S.L. YUEN PASSES INTO THE CELESTIAL LODGE
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     11 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii July 10, 2019 -- Brethren, it is my sad duty to inform you of the passing of Brother Alfred S.L. Yuen into the Celestial Lodge on June 30, 2019, age 94 years, and 5 days.  He was R...
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Lodge Le Progres de l’Oceanie is organizing a team named “Masonic Family of Hawaii” to participate in American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     11 months ago
Honolulu, Hawaii June 28th 2019:  Lodge Le Progres de l’Oceanie is organizing a team named “Masonic Family of Hawaii” to participate in American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life Magic Island. We hop...
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73rd Annual Independence Day Parade in Kailua, HI
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     12 months ago
 Honolulu, Hawaii June 17th 2019 -- Thomas Davis, Worshipful Master of Hawaiian Lodge, invites you to join us and the Family of Freemasons for the 73rd Annual Independence Day Parade in Kailua, HI....
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WORSHIPFUL BROTHER MEL BRITAIN PASSES INTO THE CELESTIAL LODGE
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     about 1 year ago
Honolulu, Hawaii June 1, 2019 -- Brethren, it is my sad duty to inform you of the passing of Woshipful Melvin Britain into the Celestial Lodge on May 8, 2019. Worshipful Mel was Master of Lodge leP...
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Rainbow Grand Assembly to be held June 28th-30th
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     about 1 year ago
Honolulu, Hawaii May 6th 2019 -- You are cordially invited to attend our Grand Assembly banquet and sessions this June 28th-30th. Attached is our registration form as well as information regarding ...
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Shriners hosting a Membership Open House
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     about 1 year ago
Honolulu, Hawaii April 30, 2019 -- June 6th is National Shriners Awareness Day! In celebration, Aloha Shriners will be holding a Masonic Membership Open House at Shriners Hospital for Children - Ed...
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BROTHER RICHARD WAH KIT LUM PASSES INTO THE CELESTIAL LODGE
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     over 1 year ago
Honolulu, Hawaii February 22, 2019 -- Brother Richard Wah Kit Lum passed away on Nov. 16, 2018, age 94 years, 3 months and 10 days.  Services will be held on March 21, 2019 at the Community Church ...
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Proposed Resolutions for the 2019 Hawaii Annual Communication Now Available Online
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     over 1 year ago
Honolulu, Hawaii February 8, 2019 -- The text of sixteen (16) proposed resolutions to be considered for passage at the 2019 Annual Communication are now available in the "Files" section of this sit...
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Freemasons Support the Great Aloha Run
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     over 1 year ago
Honolulu, Hawaii February 7, 2019 -- Come join the Family of Freemasonry at the first and one of the largest water stations along the Great Aloha Run at Pu'uhale Elementary between 5:00 am and 10:0...
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One View on the Meaning of Freemasonry
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     over 1 year ago
Makiki Masonic Temple -- Thursday, January 24th, 2019 Many have expressed informally what Freemasonry means to them but few have reduced their feelings to writing and fewer still have expressed the...
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Lodge le Progres Hosts Blood Drive
Lodge le Progres De l'Oceanie     over 1 year ago
Honolulu, Hawaii -- Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019 Lodge le Progres hosted a blood drive on December 29, 2018.  It was coordinated by Sampson Thompson, our Senior Warden.  The blood drive is one way Freema...
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