How To Become A Freemason?

Want to know more on how to become a Freemason?  The simple answer is find a Lodge near you and ask a Mason to petition.  For a more detailed understanding of the process click here

Find A Lodge Near Your

You can find a Masonic Lodge near your area with our Lodge Locator Tool.  Non Masons can use it to find a Lodge to petition, and Masons can use it to find a lodge to visit when in a new area.

Think You Are Ready?

Are you ready to ask a lodge to be made a member?  If you have visited a lodge and have become familiar with its members, the next step is to fill out a petition and submit it to the lodge of your choice.  Get a copy of the petition here …

Most Worshipful Jerry N. Kirby – Grand Master 2017

Jerry Kirby Logo coinJerry Nelson Kirby was born on October 23, 1946, in Avalon, Texas. He graduated from Avalon High School as Valedictorian in 1964. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Math from the University of Texas at Arlington, and a Master of Education from North Texas State University. He has done Post Graduate work at the University of Texas at Arlington, North Texas State University, Texas A & Mat Commerce, Central Michigan University, and the American College.  He retired as Superintendent of the Blum I.S.D after 43 years in education.

Jerry is married to a schoolmate in college, the former Suzzanne Beaver of Corsicana, Texas. They have two children, Larry Patrick and Kimberlee Dawn, and 6 grandchildren. Suzzanne has a BBA from the University of Texas at Arlington and has retired from Southwestern Bell Telephone Company. Pat is a graduate of Texas A & M University and is a plant operator for BASF Chemical Company. He is a Past Master Councilor of Oak Cliff Chapter of DeMolay. Kim has a Bachelors Degree in Government from the University of Texas at Austin and a Juris Doctorate from Texas Wesleyan University Law School, She is currently inactive as an Attorney while raising three children. Kim is Past Grand Worthy Advisor of the Grand Assembly of Texas International Order of Rainbow for Girls. Continue Reading …

Freemasonry – A Texas Tradition

Masonry in Texas goes back before this land was a State.  In fact it goes back so far, Masonry in Texas started before Texas was even its own sovereign republic.  Many of those who fought in the Alamo were Freemasons, as were many of the founders of this great state, including many of the Republics Presidents.

Read more about our rich history and the contributions our members have made to Texas over the years.

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The Appendant Bodies of Texas

Masonic Youth Organizations