Children’s Dyslexia Centers Launches Online Tutoring During the COVID-19 Crisis

All of the Children's Dyslexia Centers are currently up and running, facilitating over 500 tutoring sessions a day. Read more

Leaders of the Pack

Ill. William (Sandy) Karstens, 33° shares his thoughts on the perception of masculinity and what it means to "be a man" in today's society. Read more

Brothers Uniting Remotely: 10 Ways to Connect with Brethren

Each state around the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction is grappling with the impact of the Coronavirus. Many of us are disappointed to cancel spring reunions and are feeling the strain of not being able to meet with Brothers in person. Still, Valleys are coming together to check on brethren remotely and leveraging technology to keep members informed during this difficult time. Read more

What are Scottish Rite Valleys?

32° Scottish Rite Freemasonry, NMJ is comprised of 15 states. Each state is broken down into local chapters or “Valleys.” Read more


The welcome mat is out, and the front door is open to good men seeking to find self-discovery and light through Freemasonry. That is the idea behind, a newly launched website made possible through a first-of-its-kind partnership between Scottish Rite, Northern Masonic Jurisdiction (NMJ), Shriners International, and Scottish Rite, Southern Jurisdiction. Read more

Introducing: Rite on the Road

Any traveling man of 32° Scottish Rite Freemasonry knows there is nothing quite like making the journey to witness a new degree. Of course, traveling to observe degrees requires time and financial investment that some brethren just cannot manage -- sometimes preventing Master Masons from joining the Scottish Rite in the first place. Read more

Five Tips for Welcoming a New Brother

Spring reunions are nearly here! As we look to grow our craft, it’s important we take special consideration to our newly initiated Brothers. Read more