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Annual Communication 2021

The Worshipful Master, W Bro. Kemal Öksüz, is pleased to Summon all members of Benjamin Franklin Lodge #1055 to attend the Annual Communication, with installation of Officers, scheduled to be convened at the Logenhaus, located at Welckerstraße 8, Hamburg, on Tuesday, 7 September 2021, at 18:00 hrs. The purpose of this Communication is: To Obligate…

The Dark Period

Every year Lodges in Germany, and often elsewhere around the world, close down for two months – usually July and August – for a brief Dark Period, when they do not meet officially or work together. These are our two holiday months, when brethren rest, learn, and recuperate after a full Masonic year of work….

Cancellation of Works

By order of the Most Worshipful Grand Master of the American Canadian Grand Lodge and in light of the continuing health and safety regulations issued by the German government, all Meetings of this Lodge are cancelled until 31 August 2021. A further assessment of the situation will be made in mid-August 2021 and information passed…

Cancellation – Degree Work

It is with regret that the Degree Work planned for Tuesday, 6 April 2021, due to the present pandemic conditions, has also been cancelled. A new Summons for May will be issued in good time.

Work Cancellations

It is with regret that the planned Meetings in February and March have to be cancelled, in accordance with Health and Safety regulations from both government and Grand Lodge. Information on the next planned Stated Communication or Degree Work will be given in good time.

Degree Work – Tuesday, 2 February 2021

The Worshipful Master W. Bro. Kemal Öksüz is pleased to Summon all members of Benjamin Franklin Lodge No. 1055, to attend a Degree Work in the Entered Apprentice Degree scheduled to be convened at the Lodge House, located at Welckerstrasse 8, 20354 Hamburg, on Tuesday,  2 February 2021, at 18:00. The purpose of this Communication…

Work Cancellations

In accordance with the new national and local regulations all Work and Meetings have been cancelled until the end of January 2021. Notification on the Degree Work planned for February 2021 will be issued in due course.

Fourth Tuesday in October

The Worshipful Master, W Bro. Gabi Öksüz, is pleased to invite all brethren of this Lodge to an Instruction Evening – in the Entered Apprentice Degree, Initiation Ritual – to be held in the Lodge House on Tuesday, 27 October 2020, at 18:00 hrs. As this is an internal instruction, no visitors can be admitted.

Cancellation – Stated Communication in April

After careful consideration and consultation it has been agreed that the Stated Communication planned for Benjamin Franklin Lodge #1055 for Tuesday, 7 April 2020, is cancelled. It is expected that the restrictions presently in place within Hamburg and the surrounding area will be increased over the coming days but, regardless of when such restrictions are…

Stated Communication – Tuesday, 7 April 2020

The Worshipful Master Bro. Kemal Öksüz is pleased to Summon all members of Benjamin Franklin Lodge No. 1055 and Invite all Brethren from duly Recognized and Constituted Lodges under the United Grand Lodges of Germany (VGLvD) or regular and accredited Lodges under the jurisdiction of other Grand Lodges, to attend a Stated Communication in the…