Scottish Rite NMJ Blog



Joint Statement of Principles Issued by Scottish Rite, NMJ, Southern Jurisdiction, and Shriners International

Sovereign Grand Commander Peter J. Samiec, introduces a Statement of Principles on behalf of the Scottish Rite, Northern Masonic Jurisdiction; Scottish Rite Southern Jurisdiction, and Shriners International. Read more

Joint Statement Promotes Visitation Between Valleys Regardless of Jurisdiction

Sovereign Grand Commanders James D. Cole, Southern Jurisdiction and Peter J. Samiec, Northern Jurisdiction released a joint statement encouraging visitation between the jurisdictions. Together, they wish to encourage all of members, wherever so disbursed and no matter where their Scottish Rite roots are planted, to continually enhance their personal Masonic journey by seeking Masonic light from wherever it shines. Read more

Who is our Customer?

Featured in the February 2022 Sublime Leadership newsletter, we explore Peter F. Drucker's "Who is our Customer?" from "The Five Most Important Questions You Will Ever Ask About Your Organization." Read more

The Law of Connection

Featured in the November 2021 Sublime Leadership newsletter, we dive into John C. Maxwell's "The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership - The Law of Connection" and how it applies to our role as valley leaders. Read more

Our Vision: Caring for our Members

Featured in the October 2021 Sublime Leadership newsletter, Ill. J. Brian McNaughton, 33°, offers an additional perspective on what it means to "care" for our Members. Read more

Grand Almoner's Fund Update: The Aftermath of Hurricane Ida

Many states within the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction have been impacted by Hurricane Ida. How can we as Scottish Rite Masons get them the help and support they need? Read more

First Responders Campaign Update

This article explains our First Responder's Campaign and what your valley can do to honor those in the "First Responders" community. Read more

HGA Leadership Update | Summer 2021

Featured in the July 2021 Sublime Leadership newsletter, Ill. Yasser Al-Khatib, 33°, MSA, HGA, provides an update on the Hauts Grades Academy for Summer 2021. Read more