Why join Freemasonry?

People have their own reasons why they enjoy Freemasonry. The following is a sample of some of the reasons given:

  • Brotherhood – making new friends and acquaintances from all walks of life, every background and age group.
  • Achievement – progressing through the various offices in the Lodge to become Worshipful Master.
  • Charity – being able to contribute to deserving causes, both Masonic and non-Masonic.
  • Education – learning from peers and mentors by practising ritual and making short speeches.
  • Knowledge – finding out about the history and mysteries of Freemasonry.
  • Self improvement – making a contribution to your family and society.

You can find out more about Freemasonry on the United Grand Lodge of England website.
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