The Eye of Providence

This article explores the history of the Eye of Providence and explains its significance within Freemasonry. Read more

The Legacy of Bro. Harry Truman

This article details the life and career of President Harry S. Truman and his experience as a Freemason. Read more

The Meaning of “Rough Ashlar”

This article explains the symbolic significance of the rough ashlar in Freemasonry and its use in the fraternity’s teachings. Read more

An American Freemason: John Wayne

John Wayne was a one-of-a-kind talent and a passionate Freemason. This article explores his acting career and his journey within the craft. Read more

A Patriotic Brother and Artifact

The United States 15-Star Flag is a unique artifact in the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library’s collection not just because of its age, but connection to American patriotism and history. In this blog, we explore its significance and potential connection to Freemasonry. Read more

The History of the 18°

This article explores the complex history and evolution of the Scottish Rite’s 18th degree, the Knight of the Rose Croix of H.R.D.M. Read more

The D-Day Heroics of Bro. Leonard “Bud” Lomell

On June 6th, 1944, the Allied Forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France and began the greatest military campaign the world has ever known. Pivotal to their success that day was the courageous actions of a 24-year-old sergeant in the 2nd Ranger Battalion, Bro. Leonard G. "Bud" Lomell. Read more

About the Chapter of Rose Croix

The degrees within the Chapter of Rose Croix are known for being among the most intellectually stimulating within the body of Freemasonry. Learn more about its origin and significance in the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction at our blog. Read more

What is a Mason “at sight”?

This article explains what it means to be a made a Mason “at sight” and the history of this practice. Read more

The Masonic Mavens of Jazz

From Louis Armstrong to Glenn Miller, this article explores the many amazing jazz musicians who were also Freemasons. Read more