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Greetings From The Members


Genesis #88 Masonic Lodge

Activities from 12/31/2020 to 12/31/2021 are TBD.

As of January 1, 2021 Masonic Lodges may open

in accordance with CDC, State Guidelines,

an Any Executive Orders (State/Federal).

Current Limit for indoor Gatherings are 10 as of

December 31, 2020 until further notice.



We are .............


Pompton Lodge #246

(Dated April 18, 1927)


Alexander Hamilton Lodge #222 (Dated April 21, 1921)

Ivanhoe Lodge #88

(Dated January 23, 1868)


Haledon Lodge #169 (Dated January 24, 1895)

Hope Lodge #124

(Dated January 18, 1872).


Together we are
Genesis Lodge #88


Free and Accepted Masons
Warrant Dated April 28, 1994.


Our Mission


The Mission of the Freemasons is to engage and inspire good men, who believe in a Supreme Being, to live according to the Masonic tenets of Brotherly Love, Relief and Truth.


Value Statements:

  • Freedom - Freemasons champion the liberties and values outlined in the founding documents of the United States.  

  • Integrity - Freemasons strive to be honest, truthful and reliable, living in an honorable and upright manner.

  • Tolerance - Freemasons embrace diversity of opinion, religious, ethnic, cultural, social and educational differences. 

Urgent News


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ALL Communications are being sent through Grand View and our Lodge Secretary.

Contact the Secretary for any Questions.

WB Michael Emerson        Secretary

(C) 908-989-0104






Meeting Times and Location


Regular Communications


Second and Fourth Wednesdays

at 7:30pm


Genesis Masonic Hall

15 Hamburg Turnpike, Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442



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On this date in 1887, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle received his 1st degree.




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