The Convent of M:.L:. S:.A:.R:.
Between 4 and 5 november 6016 L:.Y:. it was held at Brasov the biggest event of the year that took place in our masonic life which is the “Extraordinary Convent” who reunited brothers from all over the country in a very solemn frame, for two days, to work together at what we call “the unification of the Romanian Freemasonry” and the practice of Universal Freemasonry, no matter the language barriers, territories or the distance that separate us. The number of participants and the diversity of Grand Lodges who took part of this event felt through the delegates offers us the certainty that we fulfilled our goal.
We had the great honor to receive delegates from Italy, Mexico, Montenegro and Romania among which:
Pasquale Constanzo – Lieutenant Grand General Inspector of the 33 degree of S:.R:.A:.A:., Italian Grand Orient Piazza Del Gesu
Carmelo Stelitano – Grand Secretary and General Inspector of the 33 degree of S:.R:.A:.A:., Italian Grand Orient Piazza Del Gesu
Setimio Tancredi – Deputy Grand Master of Italian Grand Orient Piazza Del Gesu
Massimo Casenta – Grand Secretary of Italian Grand Orient Piazza Del Gesu
Francesco Tedesco – Venerable Master of Italian Grand Orient Piazza Del Gesu
Domenico Sergi – Grand General Inspector and Ambassador of M:.L:. S:.A:.R:., Italy
Emilio Ferrer Acuna – Special Delegate and active member of the Sovereign Supreme Council Mesoamerica, Mexico
Gonzalo Ferrer Burgos – Grade 32 Sovereign Commander in Chief of the Sovereign Consistory of Princes of the Royal Secret for the Valleys and Camps of Puebla, Mexico
Salomon Alonzo Perez – Deputy of the Sovereign Grand Lodge from the State of Quintana Roo, Mexico
The delegation leaded by Grand Master of the Independent Grand Lodge of Freemasons of Montenegro
Sorin Calin Cojan – Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Royal Art Study
Laurentiu Bobocea – Grand Master from the past of the Grand Lodge of Royal Art Study
Serban Mihai Beldie – Grand General Inspector of the 33 degree and the delegate charged with Foreign Affairs of the Grand Lodge of Royal Art Study
Jeno Szabo – Grand General Inspector of the 33 degree, representative of Serenissima Grand Lodge del South from Rome
Vasile Zecheru – Pro Grand Master of the Grand Lodge Regular Europe United and General Secretary of the Union of the Grand Lodges of Romania
Horia Nestorescu-Balcesti – Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Scottish Tradition
Ionel Milea – Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Romanians from Everywhere
Nicolae Racasan – Deputy Grand Master of the Grand National Lodge of Romania 1880
In the first day of the Convent it was held a ceremony of initiation at the Temple of M:.L:.S:.A:.R:., after which it were signed the Treaties of Friendship and Recognition with The Italian Grand Orient Piazza Del Gesu, but also two Treaties of Broatherhood between the R:.L:. Lux Aeterna nr. 6015 Or:. Brasov and the R:.L:. Rosslyn nr. 193, Or:. Catanzaro and between the R:.L:. C:.A:. Rosetti nr. 30, Or:. Bucharest and the R:.L:. Sirus Vera Luce nr. 234, Or:. Reggio di Calabria.
Also, there were signed the Treaties of Friendship and Recognition with the Sovereign Grand Lodge of the State of Quintana Roo from Mexico and with the Sovereign Supreme Council of Central America.
In the second day of this solemn event was read the “Declaration of Principles” of the Grand Lodge of Royal Art Study and the goals for our Obedience have been drawn up, the goals that we tend meet in the future. Free discussions followed based on the “Declaration of Principles” as well as debates regarding the evolution of the Modern Freemasonry, its involvement in society and the adaptations to the changes of the every day life.
At the end the participants reunited at the Fraternal Agape , were they have enjoyed themselves in the most brotherly way.
With this occasion, the Grand Lodge of Royal Art Study through its Grand Master Sorin Cain Cojan, thanks to everyone for the participation and wishes a lot of wisdom in the decisions that will follow, strenght in applying them and harmony in life, close to the ones you love. For the rest, may the will of the G:.A:.O:.U:. be done!