April 2017

What support can I expect?

By |2017-04-10T21:36:34+00:00April 9th, 2017||

Of course you might be asking the question - can I really do this? Sure you can!! A Lodge can only succeed with the proper mechanism in place to let its membership thrive and for [...]

What happens at a Lodge meeting?

By |2017-04-10T21:37:45+00:00April 9th, 2017||

The meeting, which like those of other groups, are open only to members, is normally in two parts. First, there are normal administrative procedures such as: Minutes of the previous meeting Proposing and balloting for [...]

Why do you wear regalia?

By |2017-04-09T20:18:57+00:00April 9th, 2017||

Wearing regalia is historic and symbolic to symbolise the clothes of the early stonemasons, who wore leather aprons to protect themselves whilst carrying out their work. This is just one of many legacies of the [...]

What are Ceremonies?

By |2017-04-09T20:15:17+00:00April 9th, 2017||

The experience of becoming a member of a Freemasons Lodge is divided into three ceremonial stages that Freemasons call “degrees.” The first degree conferred on a candidate is the Entered Apprentice degree. It is a [...]

How much does it cost to join?

By |2017-04-09T20:01:39+00:00April 9th, 2017|

It varies from Lodge to Lodge. Anyone wishing to join will find a Lodge to suit his pocket. There is an initiation fee on entry and in due course regalia will have to be purchased. [...]

Are you a secret society?

By |2017-04-09T19:53:47+00:00April 9th, 2017||

No, certainly not. All our meetings are publicised in advance, are closely minuted, and are run to a strict set of regulations. We publish an annual year book which lists the senior officers of every [...]

How many lodges are there in Surrey?

By |2017-04-09T19:49:21+00:00April 9th, 2017||

Surrey is one of the largest Provinces under the direction of United Grand Lodge of England. We have over 300 lodges meeting at 13 Masonic centres. The centres are located at: Bisley Camberley Chertsey Cranleigh [...]

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