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Inspiring Illustrations at the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library

The Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library uncovers illustrations in their collection that depict Masonic symbols from years past. Read more

Most Worshipful Brother Paul Revere

Paul Revere was a founding father, silversmith, and second Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts. Learn about his life and Masonic legacy at our blog. Read more

What is the Council of Princes of Jerusalem?

This article explores the historical degrees of the Council of Princes of Jerusalem and their role in Scottish Rite Freemasonry. Read more

The House of the Temple: A History

The House of the Temple is a Masonic temple in Washington, D.C. that serves as the headquarters of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, Southern Jurisdiction. Read more

Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library Adds New Inductees to The Masonic Hall of Fame

The Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library proudly unveils five additional inductees into their Masonic Hall of Fame exhibition, on display through October 25, 2024. Read more

History of the Masonic Handshake

The Masonic handshake is an important symbol within the fraternity that allows brethren to recognize each other. Read our blog to explore its history and meaning. Read more

About the Consistory

The Consistory is of the Scottish Rite, NMJ responsible for conferring the 19th through the 32nd degrees. Read more

What is a Scottish Rite Cap?

Curious about the meaning behind our Scottish Rite caps? Learn about the significance of these Masonic caps and what they mean to Brothers traveling through the Craft in our blog. Read more

Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library

Welcome to Lexington, Massachusetts, home of the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library and the Scottish Rite, Northern Masonic Jurisdiction headquarters. Opened in 1975, this influential institution tells the story of Freemasonry and fraternalism in the context of American history. Read more

What is the Lodge of Perfection?

This article explores the history of the Lodge of Perfection and its role in Scottish Rite Freemasonry. Read more