THE LODGE


Welcome brethren and friends to the homepage of Henry Knox Field-John Blair Lodge No. 349, Ancient Free & Accepted Masons (AF&AM, VA), a lodge for the Northern Virginia Freemasons. HKF-JBL is perhaps the friendliest, most close-knit and active Masonic Lodge in Northern Virginia–we are Brothers in every sense of the word. Come and see for yourself!

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THE HOUR

Stated Communications are held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm. Our Lodge meets at the beautiful Scottish Rite Temple in historic Alexandria, Virginia.

KNIFE & FORK

Our knife and fork degree work (repast) commences at 6:30pm compliments of our talented Stewards. Donations to the Masonic Home of Virginia are encouraged during repast. All Donations made to our repast go to our charity, the Werner Herman Morlock Benevolence Fund.

WHERE'S ROBERT LANGDON?

Scottish Rite Temple
HKF-JBL No. 349
1430 W Braddock Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22302

WHAT IS FREEMASONRY?

Freemasonry is a beautiful system of morality, veiled in allegory and illustrated by symbols. Freemasonry expresses profound ideas and gives precise standards by which masons govern their actions.

MASONIC BELIEF

We believe in some pretty old fashioned things. We believe in God. We believe in the Brotherhood of Man. We believe in service to those who are less fortunate. We believe in helping young people get a head start in life. And most important, we believe in freedom.

OUR MISSION

To make good men better, to teach and perpetuate a way of life that promotes the Brotherhood of Man under the Fatherhood of God and to assist Lodges to grow and prosper. Each mason has a responsibility to help make the world a better place.


34,000

VIRGINIA FREEMASONS

4,700,000

WORLDWIDE BROTHERHOOD

1925

93 YEARS OF EXCELLENCE

2,700,000

DONATIONS TO CHARITY

History ofOur Beloved Lodge:

Some may consider us a secret society. Yet we don’t hide our purpose, our history, or our membership. Our constitution and regulations are open for all to see. Henry Knox Field No. 349 was chartered on February 12, 1925 and John Blair Lodge No. 187 was chartered on July 31, 1970. In the spirit of freemasonry and preserving both legacies, the lodges consolidated on January 1, 2018. The lodge is now headquartered at the Scottish Rite Temple, located on 1430 West Braddock Road, Alexandria, Virginia.

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Why JoinFreemasonry?

Freemasonry is the world's oldest and largest fraternal organization. It is open to men of 18 years old or older of any color, any religion, nationality or social standing, the only requirement is a belief in a Supreme Being. Its body of knowledge and system of ethics is based on the belief that each man has a responsibility to improve himself while being devoted to his family, faith, country, and Fraternity.

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What isa Masonic Lodge?

The word “Lodge” means both a group of Masons meeting together as well as the room or building in which they meet. Masonic buildings are sometimes called “temples” because the original meaning of the term was a “place of knowledge” and Masonry encourages the advancement of knowledge. Masonic Lodges usually meet once or twice a month to conduct regular business, vote upon petitions for membership, and bring new Masons into the Fraternity through three ceremonies called degrees.

About Our Lodge

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To become a member of this ancient and honorable Fraternity, a man must apply of his own free will and accord and with an open heart (2B1ASK).
Invitations are not issued to prospective members, nor are members solicited. If a person is interested in joining, he should ask a Masonic friend for more information.
Applicants must be men of good character who believe in a Supreme Being. To become a Mason one must petition a particular Lodge.

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Meet ourWorshipful Master.

Worshipful Daniel E. Froggett was elected to receive the degrees in Masonry at a special meeting of Alexandria-Washington Lodge No. 22, held at George Washington's Mount Vernon on Washington's birthday in 2007. He was initiated, passed, and raised to the sublime degree of Master Mason in November of that year. He affiliated with John Blair Lodge in 2014 while serving as the District Blood Coordinator. At John Blair Lodge 187, Froggett served as Junior Warden and Worshipful Master, worked to improve lodge communications, and served as a catechism coach. Originally from Center, Kentucky, he now lives in Annandale, VA and works as a Change Management Expert and Communications Specialist for Logistics Applications Inc. at the Department of State’s Foreign Service Institute.

Past Masters

The Craft


We are Henry Knox Field-John Blair Lodge No. 349, a great lodge for the Northern Virginia Freemason. We dedicate ourselves to our communities, our families, our lodge, and to each other in brotherhood.

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Masonic Legacy

Hall of Past Masters(LODGE LEADERSHIP)


Past Masters are Master Masons who have fulfilled a term as Worshipful Master of the Lodge. They have sacrificed much for the betterment of the fraternity. Their knowledge provides continuity within the craft. Without them, Masonry would not be same.

1925       Frank W. Latham
1926       N. Noel Garner
1927       Ivan S. Carpenter
1928       H. Joseph Price
1929       William F. Kirwan
1930       George M. Carr
1931       J. Frank Moriarity
1932       Roy H. Dale
1933       Kingsley Nottingham
1934       William E. Sellers
1935       R. Leon Edington, PDDGM
1936       George H. Clark
1937       John E. Gallagher
1938       William H. Weadon
1939       Willam E. Sprouse, PDDGM
1940       C. Monroe Woodley, PDDGM
1941       Benjamin M. Oppenheim
1942       Walter T. Wood
1943       John A. Logan
1944       George Z. Boteler
1945       Walter H. Lewis
1946       Leslie L. Ryan
1947       Lucius C. Gibbs
1948       Kenneth F. Nicholson
1949       Donald O. Retzlaw
1950       Ted L. Miller
1951       Charles L. Nowland
1952       John D. Hunt
1953       Hite W. Sweeny
1954       Junius E. Cobean, Jr.
1955       Charles E. Wallace, PDDGM
1956       Ralph B. Cobb
1957       Phelan E. Tyler, Jr.
1958       James F. Smith
1959       Louis B. Pettey
1960       Francis M O’Neill
1961       Orford W. Tomlinson
1962       William Shipman, Jr.
1963       Charles E. Lockhart
1964       Walter Scott Downs, PDDGM
1965       Frederick Phillips, Jr.
1966       Robert N. Hartman
1967       Robert L. Busch
1968       C. Lee Bolton

1969   Norris C. Dockins
1970   Cabell F. Cobbs
1971    George N. Drummond
1972    Orford W. Tomlinson, Jr.
1973    Willard D. Flockhart
1974    William Kenneth Hyatt
1975    Robert I. Williams
1976    David L. Greenspan
1977    Bill C. Jordan
1978    Douglas M. Woodley, PDDGM
1979, 1999, 2005    Carl R. Gagliardi, PDDGM
1980    Gerald D. VanAntwerp
1981    Rickard L. Stickles, Sr.
1982    Marshall Williams
1983    Garrett C. Sandborn Jr.
1984, 1994    George W. Allison, III, PDDGM
1985    Robert L. Crabhill, PDDGM
1986    Clifford Church
1987    Marion C. Blackmon
1988    Larry E. Williams
1989    Stephen C. Prall
1990   William F. Wilson
1991    William H. Pennell, Jr.
1992    Thomas L. Grove, Jr.
1993    Andrew C. Apperson
1995    Raymond P. Butts
1996    Roger S. Woodward
1997    James W. Gladden, IV
1998    Donald L. Kirby, Jr.
2000    J. David Cauthon
2001, 2004    Ronald N. Morris, PDDGM
2002    Michael R. Aulicino, PDDGM
2003    Dale W. Dressler
2006    Rodney P. Gray
2007    David E. Hartzell
2008    Robert G. Hook
2009    W. Ryan Ware
2010, 2012    Patrick A. Wood
2011    Robert E. Roush, Sr.
2013-2015    Michael Mongkhoun Souvannaphandhu
2016    William VanHardin Gilbert
2017    Brian Mitchell King

1971           Robert Caroll Coe, PDDGM
1972           Clarence A. Dains, PDDGM
1973           Robert W. McMillan
1974           Harold A. Nesbit
1975           Vernon E. Durapau
1976           Albert E. Brown
1977           Ray J. Whitney
1978           Werner H. Morlock, PGM
1979           Paul McDaniel Taylor
1980           Edward L. Clark
1981           Ralph K. Lewis
1982           William O. Stephens
1983           Robert K. Byard, PDDGM
1984           Dean Edwin Rudge
1985           Alton L. Miller, Jr.
1986           Jack G. Henderson
1987           John R. Butz
1988           Robert Trebor-Carson
1989           Alton L. Miller, Jr.
1990           Thomas Watson McWhorter
1991           Nelson R. Bullock

1992           Robert B. Ennis
1993           James William Elliott
1994/95     Timothy J. Butcher
1996/97     Matthew T. Szramoski, PDDGM
1998/99    William M. Berg
2000          Larry Freemon
2001           Arthur C. Ferreira
2002          Robert G. Mertz, Jr., PDDGM
2003          Robert J. Rohrback
2004          J. Patrick Weyant
2005          Robert E. Roush, Jr.
2006          J. Daniel Convery
2007          James W. Schoonmaker III
2008          John C. Dickinson
2009          Steven Weigert
2010          Robert E. Roush, Sr.
2011           David L. Brunelle
2012           J. Brian Shifflett
2013           Andrew G. Harter
2014           Ken Reynolds
2015/16     Andrew G. Harter
2017           Daniel E. Froggett

2018 Daniel E. Froggett

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Alexandria Masons

Masonic lodges located in Alexandria, Districts 1-A (AF&AM) and 31 (F&AM, PHA)


AF&AM (GLOVA)

Alexandria-Washington Lodge No. 22, AF&AM
101 Callahan Drive
Alexandria, Virginia 22301
Meets 2nd Thursday of the month.

Henry Knox Field Lodge No. 349, AF&AM
Scottish Rite Temple
1430 West Braddock Road
Alexandria, VA 22302
Meets 2nd Tuesday of the month.

A. Douglas Smith, Jr. Lodge No.1949, AF&AM
Research Lodge
101 Callahan Drive
Alexandria, VA. 22314
Meets every 5th Saturday.

Andrew Jackson Lodge No.120, AF&AM
GW Masonic Monument
101 Callahan Drive
Alexandria, VA. 22314
Meets 3rd Thursday of the month.

F&AM (MWPHGLVA)

Universal Lodge No.1 F&AM, PHA
112 E. Oxford Street
Alexandria, VA  22301
Meets 2nd Monday of the month.

Diversity Lodge No.330 F&AM, PHA
1430 W. Braddock Rd.
Alexandria,VA 22302
Meets 1st Saturday of the month.

Lincoln Lodge No.11 F&AM, PHA
1356 Madison Street
Alexandria, VA   22314
Meets 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month.

Pride of Fairfax Lodge No.298 F&AM, PHA
7809 Fordson Road
Alexandria, VA. 22306
Meets 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month.

Acacia Lodge No.32 F&AM, PHA
1356 Madison Street
Alexandria, VA   22314
Meets 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month.

Our Webmaster

Our Webmaster is Brother JH Flores. Brother Flores was the first Latino (Puerto Rican), to be elected Worshipful Master of the oldest Prince Hall Lodge in Virginia – Universal Lodge #1 (MWPHGLVA, F&AM) for the 2014-2015 masonic calendar year. Brother Flores is the founder of South of Harlem Creative, a Multimedia Marcomm company and currently works in the DC metro area as a C-Suite marketing and communications consultant.

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Scottish Rite Temple
1430 W Braddock Rd
Alexandria, VA 22302
Tel: 571.403.2656

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