Friday, April 30, 2010
PRACTICE FOR THE CONFERRAL OF 1ST DEGREE
ON THURSDAY MAY 29, AT 6 PM, THE OFFICERS OF THE SPL292 CONVENED AT THE TEMPLE AND PRACTICED THE 1ST DEGREE CONFERRAL UNTIL
9PM, IN PREPARATION OF sATURDAY mAY 1 CONFERRALS TO BE HELD DURING THE STATED MEETINGDURING. UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE CUSTODIAN
OF WORKS VW SERAFIN MANARIN,THE REHEARSAL OF CONFERRAL WAS DONE IN ITS ENTIRETY, INCLUDING ALL LECTURES.
30 apr 10 @ 11:55 pm cst
WITH DINNER FOLLOWED THE PRACTICE,
Sunday, April 25, 2010
conferral of 18th degree (Rosecroix) at the A&ASR
On Saturday April 24, there has been Conferral of the 18th and terminal Degree (Rosecroix) by the Ancient and Accepted
Scottish Rite . The beautiful and deeply touching ceremony was performed for the 22 candidates at
the Scotthish Temple of Taft Avenue in Manila, with costumes and rituals of the Rosecroix Knights
25 apr 10 @ 4:31 am cst
Saturday, April 24, 2010
SAN PEDRO LODGE 292 Official Representatives to ANCOM 2010 were SW Romulo B. Azores and JW Armando Cazzola. The activities
for the San Pedro Wardens started Wed. 21 with the Seminar on Lodge Management held at the Emilio Aguinaldo Hall of the
Grand Lodge from 1PM to 5PM. at 6PM, the WArdens were joined by a large number of SPL292 Brethren for the Elocution Contest
held at the Jose Abad Santos Hall of the GLP : The Representative from SPL292, Bro. Winston P. UY was one of the 7 Finalists
for the contest. at the end of the contest, the whole SPL292 Group proceeded to the Legend Chinese Restaurant for the
Fellowship. On April 22, the SPL292 group attended the opening of the Grand Lodge and thr Roll Call of Lodges and
other activities pf the day. on the 23rd the Wardens participated the reading of GL reports in the morning and the
elections of the GJW in the afternoon. at the end of the day's activities the group of SPL 292 SW Bro Azores, JW Bro.
Cazzola, VW Manarin Serafin, VW Maghirang, Bro Pacifico, Bro. Montenegro, Bro Cabinian, Bro Balazo, Bro Palawan, bro
Maclesh , Bro Arevalo concluded the day with a pleasant fellowship .
24 apr 10 @ 12:23 am cst
Wednesday, April 14, 2010
LAMBSKIN APRON ELOCUTION CONTEST SOUTHERN TAGALOG REGION
ON APRIL 14 AT ABOUT 2PM, THE ""LAMBSKIN APRON" ELOCUTION CONTEST FOR THE SOUTHERN TAGALOG REGION, TOOK PLACE
AT THE SCOTTISH TEMPLE IN TAFT AVE, AFTER HAVING BEEN TRANSFERRED FROM ITS ORIGINAL VENUE AT THE GRAND LODGEE OF THE
PHILIPPINES IN SAN MARCELINO. THE 3 FINALIST CONTESTANTS WERE FROM LODGES OF LAGUNA , CAVITE AND QUEZON. THE LAGUNA [DISTRICT R.IV.B]
CONTESTANT, BROTHER WINSTON UY OF SPL292 WAS ACCOMPANIED BY VW BRO. JOSELITO MAGHIRANG, BRO AARON MONTENEGRO, VW SERAFIN
MANARIN, J.W. BRO. ARMANDO CAZZOLA, W BRO. ANDRES REBUELTA, VW MICHAEL CASIPIT, ALL FROM SAN PEDRO LODGE No.292. THE THREE
JUDGES OF THE ELOCUTION CONTEST WERE INCOMING DEPUTY GRANDMASTER RW JUANITO ABERGAS, IMES PRESIDENT MW FERNANDO V. PASCUA,
JR. AND THE CABLETOW EDITOR BRO. J. FLOR R. NICOLAS, PSGL.
14 apr 10 @ 9:28 pm cst
THE TREE CONTESTANT WERE ALL EXTREMELY PROFICIENT AND
THEIR PERFORMANCE RECEIVED LONG APPLAUSE BY THE SPECTATORS. THE WINNER OF THE CONTEST WAS BRO.WINSTON P. UY OF SAN PEDRO LODGE
292, REPRESENTING DISTRICT R-IV.B (LAGUNA). THE BRETHREN PROCEEDED THEN TO A NEARBY RESTAURANT FOR A SHORT FELLOWSHIP.
Sunday, April 11, 2010
MAY 1st STATED MEETING'S SCHEDULE
May stated meeting will be on May 1st and on that date, as
directed by the WM Ambrosio D. Restrivera, the Custodian of Works, Chair of the Committee on Conferrals VW Serafin E.R.
Manarin has scheduled the Conferral of first degree to Mr. Sherwin M. Luluquisin and Mr. Pamfilo B. Feranil. Scheduled for the May 1 Stated Meeting also
3rd degree Proficiemcy Examination of four Master Masons, Bro. Nelson A. Clemente, Bro. Alvan Joseph T. Balazo,
Bro. Jessie F. Villareal, Bro. Frederick S. Arevalo, and the Balloting of Petitioner Mr. Gil A. Bagapuro.
11 apr 10 @ 10:52 pm cst
STATED MEETING OF APRIL 10
11 apr 10 @ 1:37 am cst
ON APRIL 10 THE LODGE WAS
OPEN AT 10.45 BY WM ANBROSIO D. RESTRIVERA, WITH S.W. BRO. ROMULO B. AZORES AND J.W. BRO. ARMANDO CAZZOLA, AT THE
PRESENCE OF DGL VW DENNIS G. BATERINA AND GLI W. BRO. OSCAR B. JAURIGUE. THE LODGE THEN PROCEEDED WITH THE PROFICIENCY
EXAMINATION OF FCM FREDERICK S. AREVALO . THE WM ASSIGNED VW BRO LORENZO C. DIAZ AS THE EXAMINER. AFTER BRO. AREVALO
WAS FOUND TO BE PROFICIENT IN THE CC OF 2ND DEGREE, THE LODGE PROCEEDED WITH THE CONFERRAL OF 3RD DEGREE TO HIM. THE CONFERRAL
TEAM AS DIRECTED BY THE CUSTODIAN OF WORKS VW BRO. SERAFIN E.R. MANARIN, AND APPROVED BY THE WM, WAS MADE OF WB
AVELINO S LUBAG JR. ACTING AS THE WM , THE SENIOR WARDEN ROMULO B AZORES AND JUNIOR WARDEN ARMANDO CAZZOLA.THE SECOND
SECTION TEAM WAS COMPOSED AS FOLLOWS: VW LORENZO C. DIAZ AS KS, WB BEATO R. RELATO AS HT, WB ERNESTO CLEOFE AS THE
W-F M, BRO JAN BRUSAS , WB PALADIN AND BRO. QUIRINO JUN ASUG AS JA, JO, JM.
EACH MASTER MASON , WITH NO EXCEPTIONS, CHERISHES FOR THE REST OF HIS LIFE THE
MEMORY OF HIS OWN RAISING TO THE SUBLIME DEGREE OF MASTER MASON. THE LODGE IS ALWAYS FILLED TO CAPACITY WHEN RAISING
NEW MASTER MASONS: AND THE APRIL 10 CONFERRAL OF THE 3RD DEGREE TO BRO. RICKY AREVALO WAS NO EXCEPTION.
TO THE SUBLIME DEGREE OF MASTER MASON IS INDEED AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE FOR EACH AND EVERY MASTER MASON.
THE LECTURE OF THE 3rd DEGREE WAS DELIVERED BY VW ENCHONG DIAZ, IN A COLLOQUIAL WAY THAT KEPT THE FULL
ATTENTION OF THE LODGE FOCUSED ON IT FOR THE WHOLE DURATION.
THE CHARGE WAS DELIVERED MASTERFULLY,
AS USUAL, BY THE VW SERAFIN E.R. MANARIN..
AFTER THE SUSPENSION FOR THE LATE LUNCH, THE LODGE RESUMED ITS WORKS IN THE
AFTERNOON WITH THE REPORTS OF THE SECRETARY AND TREASURER, THE READING OF GLP EDICTS AND CIRCULARS, THE ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE
WM OF THE NAMES OF COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN, AND THE DISCUSSION AND APPROVAL OF THE 2010/2011 LODGE BUDGET. THE MEMBERSHIP FEE WAS
INCREASED TO COMPENSATE THE INCREASED FIX COSTS OF THE LODGE. THE JW BRO ARMANDO CAZZOLA ANNOUNCED TO THE BRETHREN
THAT FUNDS ARE MADE AVAILABLE TO THE TEMPLE FOUNDATION FOR A SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM TO BE STARTED ASAP. HE ALSO REPORTED
THAT HE HAD BEEN INVITED BY THE PRINCIPAL OF SAN JOSE COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL (GMA CAVITE), MRS MA. BESSIE B. MEDINA, TO
BE THE GRADUATION GUEST SPEAKER ON THE SUBJECT " EDUCATION CHANGING LIVES", ON MARCH 31, THAT HE HAD ON SUCH DATE
BEEN THE GUEST SPEAKER AS INVITED AND IN THAT OCCASION HAD ANNOUNCED THAT OUR LODGE, SAN PEDRO LODGE 292 WAS ABOUT TO START
A SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM AND THAT ONE OF THE SCHOOLS TARGETED AS BENEFICIARY OF THE PROGRAM WOULD BE THE SAN JOSE COMMUNAL HIGH
SCHOOL OF GMA. THE JW THEN ASKED THE WM TO NOMINATE A CHAIRMAN FOR THE COMMITTEE ON SCHOLARSHIP AND VW CESAR MEDINA
WAS NOMINATED BY THE WM FOR THE POSITION. VW DENNIS G. BATERINA, DGL, GAVE THE LODGE HIS VALEDICTORY SPEECH,
BEING THE MEETING THE LAST BEFORE ANCOM. THE LODGE GAVE VW BATERINA A BIG HAND AND THE WM THANKED HIM FOR THE GOOD WORK
DONE FOR SPL292 AS DGL. THE WM, EVENTUALLY DECLARED THE LODGE CLOSED AT ABOUT 5PM.
FELLOWSHIP FOLLOWED AND CONTINUED
UNTIL LOW TWELVE.
NOTE: TWO NEW PETITIONERS HAVE KNOCKED AT THE DOOR OF OUR LODGE ON SATURDAY APRIL
10, BRINGING THE NUMBER OF PETITIONERS, SO FAR, FOR THIS YEAR TO 11.
Monday, April 5, 2010
NOTICE FOR PAST MASTERS: The Meeting of the R-IV.B DISTRICT GUILD OF PAST MASTERS will be held at 9AM, APRIL 17 at the
Dr. J.P. Rizal Lodge 270 Calamba City
As per Advice of the VW Bro. Generoso B. Opina, all Past Masters of District R-IV.B (LAGUNA) are expected
to attend the District Guild of Past Masters meeting at 9AM April 17, at Dr. J.P. Rizal Lodge 270, Calamba City
5 apr 10 @ 6:02 pm cst
SPL292 APRIL10 STATED MEETING SCHEDULE STARTS AT 9 AM
Agenda of SPL292 April 10 Stated Meeting:
5 apr 10 @ 5:30 pm cst
Ambrosio D. Restrivera will open the Lodge at 9 AM. and will then proceed with the Conferral of the 3rd Degree to FCM
Bro. Frederick S. Arevalo. In the afternoon after the reading and approval of the Secretary's and the
Treasurer's Reports, the reading of GLP Circulars, and the transaction of other regular business, the Lodge will proceed
to the appointment of Committee Chairmen and will discuss and approve SPL292 Budget for
Fellowship will follow.