|The Masonic Bible
The Oxford University Press publishes a special edition of the Bible for presentation to Masonic candidates containing a declaration that
..and in the same edition, Dr. Fort Newton explains that,
Masonic Record, June 1926 in an article by Bro. T.H.R entitled "What are our landmarks?"
The Bible is the only 'Volume of Sacred Law open in the lodges of western nations (USA / UK) leading many there to assume a measure of Christianity. The Volume(s) open in a lodge simply reflects that particular nation's religious leaning at that point in time. In Singapore for instance there are five 'Volumes of Sacred Law' open upon the altar.