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2013 Biennial Session

May 28, 2013
May 28, 2013

Click here to register for the 2013 Biennial Session.

Registration info: Early registration is now until May 31 Fee is $310 plus $50 for a spouse/guest

Regular registration begins June 1 Fee is $360 plus $75 for a spouse/guest

Click here for the 2013 Biennial Session Program

Hotel Information:

The headquarters hotel for the 2013 Biennial Session is the Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20009, telephone number 202-483-3000. The special room rates for the 2013 Session as follows: (the deadline for hotel reservations (if [...]


2013 Scholarships Announced!

May 28, 2013
May 28, 2013

Recipients of Supreme Council Scholarships for 2013-2014 School Year

The competition for the scholarships sponsored by the Supreme Council, 33°, Southern Jurisdiction, for this year concluded on April 1, 2013. We are pleased to announce the recipients of these scholarships, in alphabetical order, for the 2013-2014 school year as follows:

Sam and Millie Hilburn Scholarships Allison A. Mann Jennifer M. Schult Danielle R. Schulz Angela A. Wuelling

Public School Administration Scholarships Elsa G. Villarreal Jerry L. Whitaker

Shepherd Scholarships Melissa J. Baxter Amy L. Bennett Alexandra L. Dodd Aaron A. Gustufson Andrew J. [...]


92nd Birthday Celebration, 71 years a Mason

May 19, 2013
May 19, 2013

Pictured is Ill. Bro. Theo D. “Red” Mullens, 33° (left) and his son Bro. Therell R. Mullens, 32° (right). Ill. Bro. Theo Mullens attended day two of the Valley of Little Rock reunion on April 27, 2013. It was a special day as he celebrated his 92nd birthday with the brethren.  Bro. Mullens has been a Master Mason for 71 years!


How to Watch Celebrating the Craft

May 8, 2013
May 8, 2013 Celebrating the Craft (CTC) is the one and only webcast that pays tribute to the Scottish Rite and its members, while also supporting the Fraternity’s charitable endeavors.

The 2013 CTC webcast will air live on Saturday, May 18 from 6 p.m. to Midnight (EDT). CTC is similar in structure to a telethon, but is broadcast over the internet.

Viewers will be encouraged to make a donation via phone or online to be split 50/50 between the House of the Temple Historic [...]


Valley of Richmond Holds Successful Scottish Rite Friends Dinner

April 11, 2013
April 11, 2013

The Valley of Richmond, Virginia, held its Fourth Annual Scottish Rite Friends Dinner (SRFD) and Auction, Saturday, March 2, netting about $18,000 to be distributed to the Scottish Rite charities!

Richmond initiated SRFDs in 2010 and while the first dinner was profitable, the Valley leadership quickly learned its members were contributing heavily to many other Masonic charities, and some found it impossible to increase their contributions by supporting the SRFD. After the third event, the valley’s SRFD committee recognized [...]