Freemasons at the Olympic Games in London

Friday, 27 July 2012

London, United Kingdom. In less than five hours will start the official opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games, the event of this year being hosted in London, UK. Starting with today and for about two weeks, Freemasons from around the world will arrive in London to attend the biggest planetary event which honors excellence in sports.

From heads of state and government, ministers, senior officials, to the ordinary participants and athletes, all will take part this evening at the event, the ceremony being presided by Queen Elizabeth II in person, who will open the 2012 Olympic Games.

At the Olympic Games this year will also participate Freemasons from all over the world, most of them from the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, but also from countries like France, Romania, Italy, Spain, Argentina etc.

The total of Freemasons to be present in London in the next period varies between 6,000 and 8,000, not taking into account the presence of members of the United Grand Lodge of England, Grand Lodge of Scotland and those of the Grand Lodge of Ireland.


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