“Human progress is our cause, liberty of thought our supreme wish, freedom of conscience our mission, and the guarantee of equal rights to all people everywhere our ultimate goal.”

It is the mission of  the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, SJ, to improve it members  and  enhance the communities in which they live by teaching and emulating the principles of  Brotherly  Love,  Tolerance,  Charity, and  Truth  while actively  embracing  high social, moral, and spiritual values  including  fellowship, compassion, and dedication to God, family and country.