Grand Orient of the Netherlands re-recognized GLNF

Monday, 23 February 2015   Amsterdam, Netherlands. On February 21, 2015 was held the Extraordinary Annual Communication of the Grand Orient of the Netherlands (Vrijmetselaren onder het Grootoosten der Nederlanden). On this occasion it has been decided to re-recognize the French National Grand Lodge (GLNF).

Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite: England suspends recognition for France

Monday, 9 February 2015   London, United Kingdom. A month ago (8 January 2015), the Supreme Council for England and Wales announced the suspension of recognition for the Supreme Council for France (SCplF). The decision of the Supreme Council in London has immediate effect and stipulates, among other, that the members of the Scottish Order […]

United Grand Lodges of Germany and from other 8 European countries have recognized GLNF

United Grand Lodges of Germany and from other 8 European countries have recognized GLNF Monday, 9 February 2015 Paris, France. The Grand Lodges of Sweden, Finland, Norway, Iceland, Denmark, Austria, Belgium, Estonia and Germany re-recognized the French National Grand Lodge (GLNF). The decisions of the Scandinavian Grand Lodges came in the context of the decision […]

Grand Lodge of Luxembourg re-recognizes GLNF

Monday, 16 February 2015   Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The Grand Lodge of Luxembourg re-recognized the French National Grand Lodge. The decision was adopted on 11 February 2015 during an Extraordinary session of the mentioned Grand Lodge. The Grand Lodge of Luxembourg is the fourth signatory Grand Lodge of the Basel Declaration which recognized […]

A message from our Grand Master of the GLNF, Jean-Pierre Servel on the Paris attacks

Translated by google translate.   Dear Brothers, my beloved brethren, After the extraordinary and historic day of brotherhood that we have to share with all our brothers in humanity, have a profoundly fraternal thought for the victims of the terrible attacks we have suffered bruised and their families. Our hearts are first with the victims […]

Boston Time Capsule Opened Today

From Bostoninno on 12/12/2014. The box was opened today and included just what the Grand Lodge said it did.On Sunday, December 14, the Museum of Fine Arts will x-ray the time capsule found in the cornerstone of the Massachusetts State House. Though the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has a good idea of what’s inside the small […]

GLNF ends its relation with the Supreme Council for France

Paris, France. The long awaited moment came. The French National Grand Lodge took note of the position of the Supreme Council and decided to break off all relations with it. Following the decree issued by Grand Master Jean Pierre Servel, GLNF members are not allowed to join the Scottish Rite bodies of the SCplF and […]

Regular Grand Lodge of Belgium has resumed relations with the GLNF

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Brussels, Belgium. The Regular Grand Lodge of Belgium suspended GLNF’s recognition in 2012. Despite this, along with the Grand Lodges of Germany, Luxembourg, Austria and Switzerland, the Grand Lodge supported the formation of a French Masonic Confederation which would include the Grand Lodge of France, but things took an unexpected turn. […]

The Duke of Kent was nominated as Grand Master of the U.G.L.E

Thursday, 11 December 2014   London, United Kingdom. HRH The Duke of Kent, Most Worshipful Grand Master of the United Grand Lodge of England, has been nominated as Grand Master for the ensuing year at the helm of UGLE. Yesterday was held the last Quarterly Communication of the Grand Lodge for this year and, in […]

U.G.L.E Quarterly Communication Dec 2014

10 December 2014   An address by the MW the Pro Grand Master Peter Lowndes   Brethren, a lot goes on during a period of 12 months in Freemasonry. Much of this all our members see in their lodges, as well at Metropolitan, Provincial and District Grand Lodges and Grand Lodge. However what is not […]