LEAVING YOUR PRINTS

Sir Godfrey Gregg Grand Commanding Officer Each of us can leave behind footprints in the sand of time “Lives of great people remind us we can make our lives sublime and, departing, leave behind footprints in the sand of time.” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. There are people who look at themselves and admonish any notion of … Continue reading LEAVING YOUR PRINTS

ENTHRONEMENT OF FRANK SIMON

Sir Godfrey Gregg Grand Commanding Officer "The Enthronement of His Grace, The Most Rev. Frank Simon; as ARCHBISHOP of the Spiritual Baptist Archdiocese of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. This ceremony took place at St. Elizabeth Spiritual Baptist Cathedral in Belmont. Bishop Medford Pompey was the presiding officer and His Beatitude Patriarch Edmund John was … Continue reading ENTHRONEMENT OF FRANK SIMON

A TRIBUTE TO THE LATE ARCHBISHOP FRANK SIMON

A Tribute to the late Archbishop Frank Simon. The Songwriter penned together the words “ Dangers stand thick through all the ground, to push us to the tomb”. In the very midst of life, death walks with us. The Spiritual Baptist Community in St Vincent & the Grenadines has lost an Icon, The Late Archbishop … Continue reading A TRIBUTE TO THE LATE ARCHBISHOP FRANK SIMON

COME CLOSER TO HIM

Sir Godfrey Gregg  Grand Commanding Officer "And as he prayed, the fashion of his countenance was altered, and his raiment was white and glistering. But Peter and they that were with him were heavy with sleep: and when they were awake, they saw his glory and the two men that stood with him." (Luke 9:29, … Continue reading COME CLOSER TO HIM

INTRODUCTION TO JACOB’S LADDER

The introduction of Jacob's ladder into the symbolism of The Mystical Court is to be traced to the vision of Jacob, which is thus substantially recorded in the twenty-eighth chapter of the Book of Genesis: When Jacob, by the command of his father Isaac, was journeying toward Padanaram, while sleeping one night with the bare … Continue reading INTRODUCTION TO JACOB’S LADDER

JACOB’S LADDER

Research Author Sir Godfrey Gregg OHPM, ROMC When this symbol, which is taken from Jacob's Vision (Genesis 28), was introduced into English Speculative Freemasonry is not exactly known. But we find allusions to it a little after the middle of the last [18th] century. It has always been a symbol of Spiritual Baptist and The … Continue reading JACOB’S LADDER

LEAVING A GODLY LEGACY

TRIBUTE TO HIS EMINENCE HONOURABLE EDMOND JOHN BY: HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D. Div A good workman knows that it takes time to build a home that will last for decades. He skillfully lays the groundwork and refuses to cut corners as he pieces together a solid frame. In the same way, we need to … Continue reading LEAVING A GODLY LEGACY

DAILY DEVOTIONS FOR 21 DAYS OF PRAYER

Day 10 - Unwavering in Faith What do you expect when you pray? When we pray with earnest expectation, we are exercising our faith. The earnest prayer of righteous people produces powerful results, and the most earnest prayers come from us recognizing our need for God.  There can be a natural tendency to shrink back … Continue reading DAILY DEVOTIONS FOR 21 DAYS OF PRAYER

THE TWO PETITIONS OF THE PRODIGAL SON

The Two Petitions of the Prodigal A certain man had two sons: And the younger of them said to his father, Father, give me the portion of goods that calleth to me. And he divided unto them his living--Luke 15:11-12 GREETINGS My Lord Divisional Patriarch Sir Godfrey, Matriarch Lady Janet, Archbishop Adrian Toussaint, Archbishop Bailey, … Continue reading THE TWO PETITIONS OF THE PRODIGAL SON

THE FIVE POINTS OF FELLOWSHIP

The Five Points of Fellowship   Joyful task it is, dear brothers Thus to take upon the lip With full heart, and fitting gesture, All our points of fellowship. Foot and knee, breast, hand, and cheek Each a measured part shall speak: Speak of answering mercy's call; Speak of prayer for Mystical members all; Speak … Continue reading THE FIVE POINTS OF FELLOWSHIP