10 Reasons

Ten Reasons to become a Mason


  1. Masonry is a place where you can confidently trust every person, and entrust your family with them.
  2. Masonry is a place where, within moral and civil guidelines, free thought, free speaking and the spiritual growth of man can grow to its fullest.
  3. Masonry is a place which provides the opportunity to meet, know and call “Brother”, outstanding individuals from all walks of life who you  would not otherwise have met.
  4. Masonry is a place to be part of an organization that has for its principle tenets, Brotherly Love, Relief and Truth
  5. Masonry is a place that provides self-development opportunities, leadership training and experience, and the chance to improve public speaking skills.
  6. Masonry is a place you can give support, as well as seek it.
  7. Masonry is a place where moral virtues are taught and through those teachings, a regular reinforcement of the moral virtues is experienced.
  8. Masonry is a place to spend time with a group of Brothers, who, by acting as good men, can make you want to become a better man. Not better than others, but better than  you would have otherwise been.
  9. Masonry is a place to become better prepared to serve your place of worship, your family, and your community.
  10. Masonry is a place the meet with involved members of the community and become part of that community.

(From Connecticut Freemason, October 2013, Grand Lodge of Connecticut)