Grand York Rite of Utah Educational Series: October 5
Submitted By Most Illustrious Companion Reed Fanning
Grand Master, Grand Council of Utah
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The Grand York Rite of Utah is providing a series of education presentations. The next presentation is October 5, 2020 at 7pm MST on Zoom. Ben Williams is presenting on Inspiration in Freemasonry: An Introduction to the Rabbinical Kabbalah. The Zoom link is in the flyer linked below. Below is the list of programs currently planned and details on the presentation. After each presentation, a Grand Visitation will follow.
Ben Williams is a Past Master of Norwood Lodge No. 111 and Telluride Lodge No. 56 in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. Now living outside Denver, he serves as Secretary for Research Lodge of Colorado. He served the Grand Lodge of Colorado Education Committee for nearly five years as chair and was appointed Grand Orator in 2018.
In the Scottish Rite, he is a Past Master of Kadosh at the Grand Junction Consistory and a Past Wise Master of the Denver Consistory. He was admitted a Knight Commander of the Court of Honor in 2015.
In the York Rite, he is a past presiding officer of the three main bodies and served as Grand Commander of the Grand Commandery of Colorado in 2017. He currently serves the Grand Encampment as the North West Department Chair, as chair of the Education Committee, and as a member of the Jurisprudence Committee. He is a member of various other invitational Masonic orders.
October 5, 2020: Inspiration in Freemasonry: An Introduction to Rabbinical Kabbalah, Ben Williams
October 14, 2020: Astrotheology of the York Rite, Adam Goldman
November 18, 2020: The Early History of Royal Arch Masonry, Moises I. Gomez
January 6, 2021: Symbols Most Sublime: A Review of the Symbols of Royal Arch Masons, Barry Newell
February 18, 2021: The Chamber of Reflection: A Revitalized and Misunderstood Practice