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Friday, 18 January 2013
The information appeared today in an article published by APMR and titled "Palace of the Popes in Avignon to host a Masonic ceremony." According to that news, Saturday will take place the consecration ceremony of the Traditional Grand Lodge of France (another GLNF faction leaded by Jean-Luc Venturino).
The event will be held in the Conclave Hall of the Palace of the Popes (Palais des Papes) in Avignon, France. The Grand Lodge is the product of GLNF's domestic scandal. The Traditional Grand Lodge of France considers itself regular and in doing so seeks to have a communication relation with the Grand Lodges of Germany, Belgium, Switzerland. Luxembourg and Austria.
The Palais des Papes is a historical palace in Avignon, southern France, one of the largest and most important medieval Gothic buildings in Europe. One time fortress and palace, the papal residence was the seat of Western Christianity during the 14th century. Six papal conclaves were held in the Palais, leading to the elections of Benedict XII in 1335, Clement VI in 1342, Innocent VI in 1352, Urban V in 1362, Gregory XI in 1370 and Antipope Benedict XIII in 1394.