Pentalpha Lodge #194

A Mason is

Whether you are an active member, a Mason from elsewhere, a prospective Mason, or simply curious, we hope you find what you are seeking on these pages or on one of the links.  If you can’t find what you are looking for, please contact us.

Welcome to our Lodge Website

125 Years Strong

Pentalpha Lodge is celebrating 125 years of excellence, making good men better.  To learn more about our history visit our history page.


2018 Installation

The Officers of Pentalpha Lodge have been installed for the year 2018.  These are the men that continue to work to make our lodge great.  Visit our officer line page to find out more.

Get in Touch

Want to contact us?  The best way is to get in touch is through our contact page.



What is a Mason?

A Mason is surely more than what you have heard. Men of good report, from all backgrounds have come to our noble institution to learn and improve.

Declaration of Principles

Freemasonry is a charitable, benevolent, educational and religious society adhering to its own Landmarks.  Its principles are proclaimed as widely as men will hear.  Its only secrets are in its methods of recognition and symbolic instruction.More... »

What Masonry Is and Is Not

Masonry has come down from the far past.  It uses the tools of the builder’s trade as emblems and symbols to teach Masons how to build character and moral stature.More... »

Learn About Masonry

Pentalpha Lodge #194 is under the jurisdiction of the Grand Lodge of Maryland AF&AM.  More information can be found about Maryland Masons on the Grand Lodge website by using the “More” link below.More... »