I was concerned about being accepted and how
I might fit in.
It's like everyone's my best mate! I'm
amazed and pleasantly surprised"
"I have met so many
good friends through Freemasonry. I would
strongly recommend it to others;
particularly if you are as shy as I used to
"I very much enjoy
the camaraderie and charitable
have contributed towards"
"It is a great
opportunity to get involved with something
really worth while"
enjoy being part of a group of like-minded
men – with positive attitudes, looking to
see how they can improve themselves as well
as make some contribution to the society
they live in."
"While there is formality in the ceremonies
to progress members through the stages of
Freemasonry, we have a lot of laughs and
enjoyment in our rehearsals, refectories and
enjoy the after dinner speeches where
members briefly talk about their background
and experience. Our Lodge has a really
diverse membership and some of the brothers
have lived fascinating lives and are
involved in really interesting work."
joining Lodge Arawhaiti, my personal
development has improved so much that I find
it has helped me gain a promotion at work"
"Freemasonry is a
great escape from the pressures of a busy
work and home life. I find it to be a very
welcome and enjoyable distraction"
"I find Freemasonry
to be a fantastic history lesson. The books
and films only touch the surface. If you
study deeper, the roots of freemasonry span
back over many fascinating centuries. There are
many secrets to reveal."
very much looks
forward to the social events!"