To provide a community service and in practice this is translated into a variety of charitable works.
A voluntary association of men, of every walk of life, who are good citizens and of good reputation.
FREEMASONRY IS A SOCIETY THAT UNIFIES MEN OF HIGH IDEALS, REGARDLESS OF RACE, RELIGION, OR SOCIAL STATUS.
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WHAT DOES FREEMASONRY OFFER?
An opportunity to develop socially within the philosophical principles of prudence, temperance, fortitude and justice. As well as:
- An opportunity to help others in society in a practical and structured way.
- To meet like-minded men who share similar beliefs and structure.
- The chance to socialise with other members and their families out of the Lodge environment.
Freemasonry offers an insight of knowledge and philosophy, and is one of the world's oldest and largest fraternal organisations, with some 5 million members worldwide and around 300,000 in the UK alone.
Who can become a Freemason?
Men from all walks of life regardless of race, religion or social status who are of good character.