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About us

The Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry is commonly known as the Scottish Rite. It is one of several appendant groups of the worldwide fraternity known as Freemasonry. Each Valley has up to four Scottish Rite bodies, and each body confers a set of degrees. In the Southern Jurisdiction these are the Lodge of Perfection (4°–14°), Chapter of Rose Croix (15°–18°), Council of Kadosh (19° – 30°), and the Consistory (31°–32°). The United Supreme Council, Prince Hall Affiliation, Southern Jurisdiction confers the 33rd Degree of Grand Inspector General.

Our Mission

To be dedicated in:

  • promoting masonic academic knowledge and excellence
  • developing leadership and character
  • forming life-long bonds of brotherhood
  • promoting of Scottish Rite Masonry throughout the world.

Our Vision

To be recognized as precedent-setting and innovative as we ascend to greater heights in masonic knowledge while building positive public images of Freemasonry and the Scottish Rite.

Our Values

We Respect our community, the residents, and all those we serve by the exercise of brotherly love, and invite their participation in support of our mission. Truth, sincerity and plain dealing distinguish us in our relationships with those we serve and the community in which we serve.

News and Events

2019 Council of Deliberation

To all Scottish Rite Masons and Loyal Ladies of The Golden Circle in the Orient of Maryland and operating under the auspices and obedience of the United Supreme Council 33°, Ancient & Accepted Scottish Rite…

Resolution of Tribute

PCIC GIG Odell W. Wilson Jr answers the call to perform the reading of the Resolution of Tribute for a Frater from the United Supreme Council, PHA, AASR, Northern Jurisdiction…