Greetings, and welcome to Historical Light, the Masonic Podcast that takes you on a captivating journey through the ages, exploring the rich and intriguing history of Freemasonry. In our latest episode, we're thrilled to delve into the fascinating history of Freemasonry in Ohio, a story of perseverance, community building, and growth. Joining us today as our special guest is Chad Kopenski, an esteemed historian who will provide us with his extensive knowledge and insights on the early days of Freemasonry in Ohio, the brotherhood's expansion, and the challenges encountered by Masons in the state. Together, we'll uncover the evolution of Masonry in Ohio and the people, events, and circumstances that have left an indelible mark on its history. From the establishment of the first lodges to the present day, we'll explore the enduring legacy of the Masonic fraternity in the Buckeye State. So sit back, relax, and tune in to Episode 126 of Historical Light as we unveil the captivating history of Freemasonry in Ohio with our special guest, Chad Kopenski.