Freemasons Change Tradition So Vegans Can Now Join

January 24, 2020
Article by Plant Based News

The Grand Lodge of Scotland says vinyl aprons can now be worn instead of lambskin (Photo: BBC)

Vegans in Scotland can now become freemasons after the Grand Lodge of Scotland changed a centuries-old tradition.

Members of the organization, which is 280 years old, traditionally wore lambskin aprons during rituals – as the lamb is symbolic for the freemasons, representing innocence and purity.

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