The Benefits Of Being A Freemason

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What are the benefits of being a Freemason? Today’s post is for those who have yet to join Freemasonry and are wondering what the benefits of becoming a member are. If you are thinking of joining this Craft (a Craft that has had Kings & Presidents within its ranks) and you’re wondering what you will … Read more

Brethren Freemasons: Our Future Is Now!

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Brethren and fellows alike we are in a very important time for Freemasonry. Our craft needs us now more than ever, as our lodges and members age. It is imperative that we as modern masons do something to create that spark that once made our craft so appealing to the men of our respective countries. … Read more

What Is The All Seeing Eye Meaning In Freemasonry?

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What does the All-Seeing Eye mean in Freemasonry? Where does it come from and why do we see the All-Seeing Eye everywhere and how is such a fundamental widely-recognized symbol of Freemasonry? The All-Seeing Eye symbol was “created” many centuries ago (since the Egyptian times at the very least), and it is still a common sight today … Read more

The Modern Freemasons: Who Are They?

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Freemasonry is definitely one of the oldest existing organizations in the world. Its organized rituals have been around since pre-Medieval times. But how did Freemasonry survive so long and who are the “modern freemasons” keeping it alive? Rather than how it survived, we should ask why it has survived. In fact, Freemasonry has not just survived, but … Read more

What Masonry Means To Me (Teachings From A Past Master)

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Many times since I became a member of this grand fraternity, I have in retrospective moments, asked myself, why I am proud to be a Mason and I dwell upon those things that Masonry has brought before me. The feelings of warmth, friendship, and potential comfort in times of distress are always with me, yet … Read more

Can You Join The Freemasons Online?

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Without any exaggeration, we can put this on our Masonic honour and tell you that we get at least two people a day asking us whether you can join the freemasons online. This site is dedicated to answering any questions both masons, and non-masons may have about the Craft but if there is a question … Read more

7 Notable Oriental Freemasons You Need To Know About

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Although Freemasonry originated in the West, with the spread of European empires Freemasonry also spread globally in the 17th and 18th centuries. By the end of the 18th century, Freemasons can be found from America to India and from Egypt to Russia. Indeed, Freemasons can be considered as having established a truly global network by … Read more

6 Tips For The Newly Entered Apprentice In Freemasonry

Tips For The Newly Entered Apprentice In Freemasonry

Every day, hundreds of new brethren are joining the Masonic Brotherhood thus guaranteeing it will stay alive for the foreseeable future. While all that is exciting and we have our hopes up about Freemasonry, I am sure (as all you experienced brethren know), being a newly entered apprentice is fun, exciting but sometimes a bit … Read more

5 Famous Masonic Buildings Around The World

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Greetings brothers, today we’re going to take a trip around the world and visit 5 very famous masonic buildings that are truly glorious and awe-inspiring. I have to credit Wikipedia for helping me create this list and also for the pictures. You can see a whole list of masonic Grand Lodges around the world on … Read more

What Does The “G” in Freemasonry Mean?

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A fraternity illustrated by symbols, Freemasonry has countless different symbols to put its message across to its members and to remind them of the teachings of the fraternity. One that is often misunderstood and which has, over the centuries, been debated over and over again is the letter G, which appears in the most widely … Read more

How To Find A Masonic Lodge To Join

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So you’d like to join the biggest and oldest fraternities in the world? Good for you! Freemasonry is a beautiful thing. Ask any member and he’ll tell you how Freemasonry has helped him improve himself, his life and his behaviour towards his fellow man. All you need to do is make sure you are eligible … Read more

The Order Of The Eastern Star (How It Started)

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With thousands of members in countries across the world, the Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternity in the whole world where both men and women can be members. See our article about women in Freemasonry here.  The following is a brief article about the origins of the Order of the Eastern Star. We take a look at … Read more

12 Interesting Facts About The Freemasons

There are many myths and theories about Freemasonry. Sometimes, it becomes hard to distinguish between what’s a myth and what’s the truth. Throughout the many years of Freemasonry, rumours have brought about plenty of wrong information, misguided accusations and all-around “illiteracy” about the craft. That is why today we’d like to share some very interesting (and truthful) facts … Read more

Prince Hall Freemasonry: Who Is Prince Hall?

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The Prince Hall Fraternity has over 4,500 lodges all around the world and has hundreds of thousands of members. It was Prince Hall Masonry that opened the doors to Freemasonry for African Americans, even though it was not an easy task. Following is a brief history of Prince Hall African American Masonry and its infamous … Read more

The Rosslyn Chapel Pictures (Pictures From My Visit)

Greetings brothers. Glad to say that I have finally had the time to go over the pictures I took of Rosslyn Chapel back in September and here they are for your viewing pleasure. I have already published the pictures I took at the Grand Lodge Of Scotland in Edinburgh, so take a look at that … Read more

Freemasonry & Christianity: Can Christians Be Masons?

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There is an endless debate about this question, with a huge amount of people claiming that it’s possible for Christians to be Freemasons and an equally large amount claiming it cannot be. Freemasonry states that it is not a substitute for religion. However, many people believe that one can either be a Christian or a … Read more

90 Masonic Tattoos For Freemasons [VIDEO]

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Masonic tattoos are a bit of a controversial topic. As most of the old-timers in the Craft point out, “according to your Obligation, you should never “print” Masonic Symbols in public”. We tend to disagree on that. Personally, I think Masonic tattoos are a sign of pride and loyalty to the Fraternity and your Brothers. … Read more

Freemasons & The 4th Of July: Why This Day Is Important

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The 4th of July is a very important date for both the United States and Freemasons and is celebrated by members of the Craft all over the world. Freemasons and this US holiday are interconnected by the events that took place on that date, which would not have been possible (or would have taken place … Read more

Freemasonry In The Old West: Mini-Documentary

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A few days ago, my proposer sent me this lovely video (see below) about Freemasonry in the old west! It is super informative and I suggest everyone should take a look at it. (It’s not really that long, it’s only about 8 minutes) In this video you will learn about: The connection of Freemasonry in … Read more