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How does one advance in the Scottish rite?
Posted: 03 October 2016 09:59 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 31 ]  
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cemab4y - 01 October 2016 07:27 PM

FYI: Less than one percent of US Masons ever reach the 33rd degree.  In the southern jurisdiction (USA) There are two different 33rd degrees. One is “honorary”, and only awarded to men who have distinguished themselves in the Craft.

And the OTHER one?  Should probably clarify.

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Posted: 04 October 2016 06:37 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 32 ]  
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The other 33rd is the degree awarded to the senior leadership of the Scottish Rite (Southern Jurisdiction). See https://scottishrite.org

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