March/April 2022

March-April 2022 Scottish Rite Journal Cover. Grand Tyler's Sword. Thanks to the Orients of Florida and Missouri, the Supreme Council's Grand Tyler will have a unique sword with a custom display case, as befits the title. We highlight these gifts and this powerful emblem of office on p. 4.


In this magazine:


  • K. Graap, “The Wisest Knows Not How Soon”
  • M. Szramoski, “Abbreviations and Acronyms”
  • M. Dreisonstok, “The Culture of Passover”
  • R. Aldridge, “Jesus: Carpenter, Mason, or General Craftsman?”
  • A. Albright, “Describing the Ineffable: Part 1: INRI”
  • D. Kemble, “The Masonic Table”
  • J. Gutshall, “Br. Jeff Kitsmiller, Jr., 32°, KCCH, Honored with Leadership/Service Award”
  • M. Howard, “Jules Verne, Master Nemo and the Nautilus: A Clandestine Travel Lodge?”
  • J. Bozeman, “Mason and the Argonaut: Simon Lake, Inventor and Mason”


  • Grand Commander’s Message, J. Cole, “Tick Tock”
  • House of the Temple Museum Highlight, A. de Hoyos, “The Grand Tyler’s Sword”
  • Chips from the Quarry, T. Simpkins & M. Dreisonstok “The Wizard of Oz
  • Current Interest
  • Notes from The Northern Light, L. Patch, “Ill. Sammy L. Davis, 33°, Receives Gourgas Medal”
  • Cornerstones of the Craft, V. McLemore & D. Anderson, “The Other Side of Henry C. Clausen: Pearl Harbor: Final Judgment
  • The Masonic Traveler, M.C. Lee, “Fredericksburg, 1752”
  • Book Reviews, W. Parks & M. Dreisonstok, “A Tale of Two Editions, and the Web and the Polished Rock
  • Masonic Puzzle, S. Giroux, “Famous Freemasons”