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Temple Cornerstone Laying Reenactment

September 13, 2011
September 13, 2011

Laying the Cornerstone, October 18, 1911

On October 16–18, 2011, the Grand Lodge of the District of Columbia and the Supreme Council will commemorate the centennial of laying the cornerstone of the House of the Temple with guided tours, a symposium, and a reenactment of the cornerstone ceremony. The special guided tours will begin at 2:00 pm on Sunday, October 16, and will focus on two subjects: Masonic Symbolism in the House of the Temple and Pope’s Legacy: [...]


9/11 In Memoriam

September 7, 2011
September 7, 2011

2011 marks the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. In tribute to the victims and those who served in response to the attacks, the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, SJ, would like to extend our thoughts and prayers to all Americans on this day of remembrance.

Photo on main webpage: Grand Lodge of New Mexico and Grand Lodge of Arizona place a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington, Virginia in remembrance of all who have served [...]


West Virginia Preserves Wheeling Scottish Rite Building

August 8, 2011
August 8, 2011

On Friday, July 22, 2011 at 10:30am in the Great Hall of the Science and Cultural Center on the Campus of the West Virginia State Capitol, in Charleston, West Virginia, a presentation was made by the West Virginia State Historical Society of a check in the amount of $68,000 to Dr. Joseph W. Myers, 32° of the Valley of Wheeling, for half of the installation of a new roof for the Wheeling Scottish Rite Cathedral.

In attendance was SGIG (emeritus) [...]


3rd Annual Birmingham KSA Table Lodge

August 1, 2011
August 1, 2011

Thirty-Two Master Masons met for food and fellowship on Saturday July 23, 2011 for the 3rd annual Birmingham Valley Knights of St. Andrew Table Lodge.  As is customer this event was held to honor the Most Worshipful Grand Master, this year we had the privilege of honoring our Grand Master and a member of the Birmingham Valley Most Worshipful Ronald G. Andress.  During this event we made arrangements to honor another distinguished Brother of our Valley, Ill, Karl [...]


2011 Photo Contest Winners

July 22, 2011
July 22, 2011 We were pleased to receive over 200 photos for the 2011 Photo contest. Check out the winners on our photo contest page.

http://scottishrite.org/photocontest/