Bringing you the "Good News" of Jesus Christ and His Church While PROMOTING CATHOLIC Apologetic Support groups loyal to the Holy Father and Church's magisterium
Home About
What's New? Resources The Church Family Life Mass and
Ask A Catholic
Knowledge base
AskACatholic Disclaimer
Search the
AskACatholic Database
Donate and
Support our work
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
New Questions
Cool Catholic Videos
About Saints
Disciplines and Practices for distinct Church seasons
Purgatory and Indulgences
About the Holy Mass
About Mary
Searching and Confused
Contemplating becoming a Catholic or Coming home
Homosexual and Gender Issues
Life, Dating, and Family
No Salvation Outside the Church
Sacred Scripture
non-Catholic Cults
Justification and Salvation
The Pope and Papacy
The Sacraments
Relationships and Marriage situations
Specific people, organizations and events
Doctrine and Teachings
Specific Practices
Church Internals
Church History

Joseph Zarcone wrote:

Hi, guys —

  • Will the Catholic Church allow members to be Freemasons?

I am Catholic and thinking of joining the Freemasons.



  { Will the Catholic Church allow members to be Freemasons? }

Mike replied:

Hi Joe,

Thanks for the question.

No. As my colleague Mary Ann stated in one of her replies below, Masons from the beginning have been dedicated to the destruction of the Church.

As my colleague John has said, a better choice would be the Knights of Columbus.

We've answered this question before and I've taken the time to pull some
postings from our knowledge base that specifically answers your question.

Also if you are interested, check out my new site:

Hope this helps,


Similar issues . . .

[Related posting]|[Related posting]|[Related posting]|[Related posting]|[Related posting]|[Related posting]

Please report any and all typos or grammatical errors.
Suggestions for this web page and the web site can be sent to Mike Humphrey
© 2012 Panoramic Sites
The Early Church Fathers Church Fathers on the Primacy of Peter. The Early Church Fathers on the Catholic Church and the term Catholic. The Early Church Fathers on the importance of the Roman Catholic Church centered in Rome.