A New Member’s Guide to Scottish Rite Reunions

A Reunion is a chance for Scottish Rite Brothers to meet and continue their journey into the craft by witnessing Scottish Rite degrees. Read more

Four Generations of Masonic Family Legacy

We recently spoke with Ill. Douglas R. Policastro 33°, Deputy for New Jersey, about the Masonic legacy that spans four generations of his family. Watch the video interview and read the full Q&A to learn what Freemasonry and family mean to him. Read more

Brotherhood and Belonging: A Masonic Perspective on Sebastian Junger’s Tribe

In this book review of Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging by Sebastian Junger, we explore how Freemasonry ties into the book’s themes of brotherhood and belonging and how our Masonic values call us to support our country’s veterans. Read more

All Roads Lead to Independence

"We will strive to be a fraternity that fulfills our Masonic obligation to care for our members." - Scottish Rite Vision Statement Read more

Honoring Fellow Freemasons

“Brothers showed up with generators, power washers, and work gloves. And throughout last summer, the work progressed,” Brother Emery explained. Read more

Going “Over the Edge” for the Children’s Dyslexia Center

32° Scottish Rite Freemasons are known across the country for their commitment to charity and community service. Our Brothers perform countless acts of service, big and small, each day to help improve the lives of those around them. They’ve also been known to get creative in their charitable efforts from time to time. Read more

A Brotherhood Without Borders, 100 Years of DeMolay

Over 1,300 DeMolay attended the unveiling of the courtyard and subsequent celebration at the DeMolay International Headquarters in June. Read more

Pennsylvania’s Council of Deliberation Honors Service Award Recipients and Veterans

​On July 14, Pennsylvania's Council of Deliberation held at Valley Forge welcomed hundreds of Masons from all over Pennsylvania for a special ceremony to honor both veterans and several service award recipients. Read more

Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library Helps DeMolay Celebrate Centennial

DeMolay International just turned 100 year old this year. To celebrate, employees of the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library provided the fraternal youth organization the gift of service. Read more

Scaling the Summit

"Leaders must sometimes have enough integrity to set aside personal goals to help the group progress safely." Read more