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San Antonio starts new study group

May 9, 2011
May 9, 2011

San Antonio, Texas has created a new study group.  The 14 member class is made up of the following members:

Daniel Lopez, 32, Group Leader; Samuel Green, Jr., 33; Charles Kee, 32; Thomas Turner, 32; William Jones, 32, KCCH; Ralph Arnold, 32, KCCH; Edward O’Banion, 32, KCCH; Robert Madison, 32, KCCH; Paul Adkins, 33; William Sessums, 32, KCCH; Garland Kreger, 32, KCCH; Richard Gates, 32; Benjamin Linduff, 32, KCCH and Ralph McLeod, 32, KCCH.

Anyone interested in joining the class [...]


Nebraska Statewide Reunion

May 2, 2011
May 2, 2011

Brother Ronald A. Seale is presented with a traditional Scottish Quaich by Armel MacDonald, 32nd, Venerable Master of the Knights of St. Andrew

The Scottish Rite, Orient of Nebraska celebrated the Statewide reunion on April 16, 2011 at the Scottish Rite Masonic Center in Omaha. The Spring Reunion was particularly special with visiting dignitaries. SGIG Charles Sederstrom, Jr., 33° was honored to recognize as his guests Grand Commander, Ill. Brother Ronald A. Seale, 33° as well as Sovereign [...]


Bicentennial Celebration of the Grand Consistory of Louisiana

May 2, 2011
May 2, 2011

On June 1-4, 2011, an international conference in celebration of the bicentennial of the creation of the Grand Consistory of Louisiana will be held in New Orleans. Some of the world’s leading scholars and historians will present papers on the history and development of the AASR as well as high grade Scottish Rite Masonry in New Orleans.

It will be a grand event! Check it out here

THE OLDEST CONTINUOUSLY MEETING SCOTTISH RITE BODY

IN NORTH [...]


Pay Your Dues Online

April 20, 2011
April 20, 2011

The Supreme Council Department of Membership Services is pleased to announce that online dues payment processing is now available to Scottish Rite members. Online payments are safe, convenient and easy. Simply click the  “Pay Your Dues” link located at the top right of our main page and follow the directions. All major credit cards are accepted, and your payment transaction is secured through 128-bit Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption, which is the Internet standard.

If you have questions or concerns regarding your payment amount, please contact your Valley [...]


Dedication of Long Beach Scottish Rite Theatre to Actor & Brother Ernest Borgnine

April 16, 2011
April 16, 2011

In 2000, Ill. Ernest Borgnine received his 50-year pin as a Mason in Abingdon Lodge No. 48, Abingdon, Virginia. He joined the Scottish Rite Valley of Los Angeles in 1964, received the KCCH in 1979, was coroneted a 33° Inspector General Honorary in 1983, and received the Grand Cross of the Court of Honour in 1991.

The Long Beach, California, Scottish Rite will be dedicating their theatre to Brother Borgnine on May 7, 2011. This once in a lifetime [...]