Is it your desire to join the ranks of men, both great and small, who are proud to share in the Masonic tradition of service and excellence?
Meridian Sun members come from all walks of life, each serving the community in his own way. Aside from being a part of a 300 year old international fraternity, Meridian Sun membership offers opportunities to network with other masons in the Summit, Stark and Tuscarawas counties.
Qualifications for Membership to Meridian Sun
If it is your desire to join, you should know that membership in a Masonic Lodge is open to men who meet a few important qualifications:
- Be an Ohio resident for at least six (6) months
- Be a male at least 19 years old
- Be able to read and write English
- Be prepared to profess a belief in Deity
- Be of good reputation as a man of honor and integrity
- Be recommended by two members of Meridian Sun
- If you don't know any members of Meridian Sun, a casual meeting can be arranged to discuss Meridian Sun and Freemasonry
- Petition Fee: $195. This covers the fees for all three degrees plus $20 for the endowment fund of the Ohio Masonic Communities. Cash or checks made out to Meridian Sun Lodge #69 F&AM
- Annual Membership Fee: $60 / Year
- Endowed Membership: One time fee of $800, plus one final annual membership fee of $60
Your Masonic journey starts by downloading a petition, filing it out, and contacting our secretary for information on the next steps.
Information on joining other Ohio Masonic Lodges can be found on the Grand Lodge of Ohio's site.