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Masonic Retention

Masonic retention………….. Masonic retention………. What is Masonic retention? Is Masonic retention ideal for every Mason? Find out more in this article. Almost every Mason has heard of masonic retention. It is something that has been discussed in various lodges. Albert Mackey, the famous Masonic historian and Researcher, wrote about Masonic retention in his Mackey’s Encyclopedia of Freemasonry over a decade ago. Albert Mackey wrote this about Parrot Masons: Parrot Masons   There are some that spend their time memorizing Masonic questions and answers by rote without taking time to understand ritual. They memorize rite formulas without attempting to understand the philosophies behind them and the history behind them. They are merely Parrot Masons who repeat what they learn without any...

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