A Mason is a Man who professes a Faith in God. As a man of Faith, he uses the tools of Moral and Ethical truths to serve Mankind.A Mason binds himself to like-minded men in a brotherhood that transcends all Religious, Ethnic, Social, Cultural and Educational differences.In fellowship with his Brothers, A Mason finds ways in which to serve his God, His Family, His Fellow Man and his Country.A Mason is dedicated. He recognizes his responsibility for Justice, Truth, Clarity, Enlightenment, Freedom, Liberty, Honesty and Integrity in all aspects of Human endeavor.A Mason is ALL this and MORE!
A group (Fraternity) of men who enjoy sharing the Virtues of Honesty, Morality, Integrity and Tolerance.
Masons contribute not necessarily monetarily, but by living their lives in such a manner that the world is better just because they live in it.
Most men get the realization that it is not necessary to receive something tangible for every good act or deed performed. We take good Men and make them Better!
No! To become a Mason, a man must profess a belief in God: However, Masonry is not a Religion, a substitute for or a rival of any Doctrine. Masonry does not perform functions of a Church, has no Sacraments and makes no claim to save souls or reform sinners.
You must ask a Master Mason and he in turn will be happy to guide you, and more pertinent information will be provided.
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