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.
The Scottish Rite is a Masonic organization that continues a Master Mason’s education of the first three degrees. Other examples of Masonic affiliated organizations are: The Shrine (Shriners); York Rite; Grotto; Order of the Eastern Star, DeMolay International, Job’s Daughter’s, International Order of Rainbow for Girls and the Tall Cedars of Lebanon. The Scottish Rite consists of the 4°–32° and an honorary 33°, which is awarded for exceptional service.
The Greensboro Valley Scottish Rite is located in Greensboro, North Carolina. Scottish Rite Bodies were formed here in October, 1917. Our membership is from a geographic area that includes the following counties: Alamance, Caswell, Chatham, Davidson, Guilford, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Randolph, Rockingham, and Stokes.
Our Scottish Rite Valley is dedicated to our creed: "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."
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