There Are No Secrets in the Age of the Internet

Dear Brothers and Sisters, At its inception in England, Odd Fellowship was, essentially, a social club. The members – all men in those days – gathered in the local pubs to swap stories, sing lusty songs, have conversations, drink ale, and generally have a...
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IOOF TV

Grand Lodge of California Published by Johnson Jay · 9 mins · www.iooftv.org IOOF TV IOOFTV is an easy to navigate, commercial free, unlimited central repository for public relations videos that may be of interest to members of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows....

The Truth, And Nothing But the Truth

Dear Brothers and Sisters, When I was elected Grand Master of California last month, I promised you that I would always tell you the truth – whether good, bad, or ugly. So, here it is: complete and unvarnished. Our Order is slowly dying. It has been dying for...

Step Into the Time Machine

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Step into the Odd Fellows’ Time Machine with me for a moment, and let’s travel back 100 years, to America in 1915. How did things look in 1915? The average life expectancy for men was 47 years. Only 14 per cent of homes had a...