Freemasonry is more relevant and important to society today than ever since it encompasses and embraces all the fundamental principles of good citizenship.
For many, the greatest attraction of Freemasonry is that its members come from all walks of life and can meet as equals, regardless of race, religion or socio-economic position.
Freemasonry prides itself on its transparency. Masons are not only free to admit their membership publicly, they are also encouraged to do so.
Freemasonry provides a unique environment for everyone to grow individually, make lasting friendships, reach their potential and know themselves.
The United Grand Lodge of Portugal, affirms itself and integrates itself in a society of change and in constant evolution.
It affirms itself in a New World with a new way of being and being represented. A Freemasonry that frees itself from unnecessary formalities, is open to new generations and wants to be part of and contribute to change.
WHAT IS FREEMASONRY?
Freemasonry is one of the largest and oldest non-religious, apolitical, fraternal and supportive institutions in the world.
It is above all parties, coexisting in it people of various sensibilities, beliefs and ideologies.
Freemasonry is a space for dialogue and tolerance. Their influence on society is not exerted directly, but only by example, by pedagogy and by the individual influence of their members in the places where they carry out their activity.