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Scottish Rite’s Favorite Talent

April 7, 2015
Scottish Rite Has Talent winners perform 2014 CTC finale
April 7, 2015

Now, You Get to Be the Judge. This year’s Celebrating the Craft (CTC) will feature a new twist—a live competition to discover Scottish Rite’s Favorite Talent based on the total pledges each performance generates.

On Saturday, May 16, 6 p.m. to Midnight (Eastern Time), SRHT winners will be performing with the hopes of being named the viewers’ choice. Every Valley, Orient, brother and family member is encouraged to donate to the Rebuilding the Temple Campaign in the name of [...]


Introducing Your 2015 Scottish Rite Has Talent Finalists

March 17, 2015
Scottish Rite Has Talent winners perform 2014 CTC finale
March 17, 2015

First, we would like to thank ALL the Scottish Rite brethren who entered the contest this year!

The judges’ votes are in, and the 2015 Scottish Rite Has Talent Finalists have been selected! From cowboy poetry to breakdancing, we received numerous talent submissions from around the world. After assessing the entry pool for this year, we decided there were TOO MANY talented submissions for us to simply pick 18.

Below is the official list of the 2015 Scottish Rite Has Talent finalists, whom we have [...]


Biennial Session & Centennial Jubilee Registration Now Open

March 2, 2015
March 2, 2015

Registration is now available online for both the 2015 Biennial Session and Centennial Jubilee, both to be held in Washington, D.C. Please click here to begin the online registration process.

Centennial Jubilee: August, 22–23, 2015

Most Jubilee events will take place at the House of the Temple. For more information about the 100th Anniversary of the House of the Temple, please click here.

Biennial Session: August 23–25, 2015

Supreme Council Library Receives Generous Book Bequest

January 28, 2015
529 pieces bequeathed to Supreme Council Library by Dr. Claude H. Harris, Jr., 33°
January 28, 2015

Our staff recently completed the first stage of cataloging a generous bequest of 529 pieces we acquired from the estate of Dr. Claude H. Harris, Jr., 33°. Among the collection are some 489 Masonic works—301 books, 186 periodicals, one facsimile, and one manuscript.

The next steps in the cataloging process include protecting and preserving damaged books in the collection and determining where most appropriately to place these materials in our library. For now, the entire collection resides [...]


Scholarships Available

January 6, 2015
January 6, 2015

The Scottish Rite, SJ, is now accepting applications for the Shepherd, Hilburn, and Public School Administration Scholarships.

Please visit the Scholarships page to find more information and to access the applications.

Application Submission Deadlines Shepherd, Hilburn, Public School Scholarships: March 31, 2015