For English speaking brethren intending to be founders of new lodges in France
Various petitions for new English speaking lodges to be founded in France are underway.
It is obvious that you cannot send in these petitions at the moment to the GLNF. Be patient.
The essential advice is to persevere rehearsing your rituals in private until we know what jurisdiction will receive your petition for a new lodge when the situation has sorted itself out.
When such time arrives, our petitions will probably be welcome for a newly constituted or re-constituted jurisdiction!
Through this blog, you can remain in touch with all such developments .Contact us.
English speaking lodges have always played an important part in the development of regular masonry in France. Our role, in that respect, is not over. But to prove our respect and love of the French Masonic scene, deeper integration into the French scenery can be envisaged by the adopting of a “continental” rite in English (A&ASR – REA&A; French or Moderns Rite- Rite Français ou Moderne; for the Rectified Rite, I don’t know if English versions exist in the Craft. For the first two, all degrees and lodges practising them in English exist)