My dear and illustrious brothers. It is with great pleasure and immense joy that I write these short New Year’s messages to you. Because this past year was remarkable for all of us, the images of memories will be forever etched in our minds, we experienced together the strengthened union between all of us.
The sun is now moving to its lowest point in the firmament in the northern hemisphere…we have been moving towards this semi-darkness for some time now, a situation that will undoubtedly now turn into the opposite with the winter solstice…but it remains unaffected at the moment the state of instability in many countries, the causes for this are diverse and known to all of us.
We have all witnessed the terrible events in Israel in recent days. As an outsider it is difficult to understand these brutal acts of terror, which were mainly directed against the civilian population, we are all in shock.
On 18/03/2023 we had the incredible pleasure of carrying out our consecration together with the making of the patent letter by our brothers from Portugal, Austria and Serbia attesting to the Masonic regularity of the Traditional Grand Lodge of Brazil.
From the very beginning, I would like to congratulate from my heart those who worked to make our meeting today possible.
I am very glad, at least virtually, if otherwise it is not possible, to be with you again and to assure you of all my fraternal love, to send you the greetings of our beloved brother Supreme Grand Comandor Nitzan Gross, of the Past Grand Master Cristi Iusko, as well as all the brothers from Romania.
Bees are flying insects closely related to wasps and ants, known for their role in pollination and, in the case of the best-known bee species, the western honey bee, for producing honey and beeswax. There are over 16,000 known species of bees in seven recognized biological families.
We have gathered here today to affirm and to celebrate the ideals of the genuine and unadulterated Freemasonry. These ideals remain essentially unknown to all of us, for if they were truly known, and therefore applied in our everyday lives, many of the hardships that the world faces at the present time, would indeed be less severe.
We would have loved to be there physically, but with Video Conference it is even better, since the maximum number of Brothers can participate. Indeed, it is the magic of our Brotherhood and the Agility of our Confederation that allowed us to schedule this Video Conferences in order to bring us all together.
Freemasonry has existed for more than 300 years for good reason, it has always been able to adapt perfectly to the changed framework conditions and its values are more in demand today than ever. However, the current circumstances now require even more flexibility to be displayed and meetings to be taken to another level.
The human beings reach to be the prevalent specie of our planet, becoming the number one predator of its resources. The history of mankind is mainly made of wars and all kind of conflicts between humans, ambitions of supremacy, egoism, greed for power and wealth, preconceptions and cruelty towards other humans.