Tuesday the 16th of October, at 7:30 o’clock pm, the Portland Valley Scottish Rite will confer the 26th Degree of the Ancient & Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry of the Southern Jurisdiction of the United States of America, “Prince of Mercy or Scottish Trinitarian”.
All Scottish Rite Members of the 25th° or higher are welcome to attend. Visiting Brethren will need current dues card showing membership in the Scottish Rite. Attendance is exclusively for members of the Scottish Rite, as with all of our events, this is not open to the public.
The Duties of the Degree are; “Practice mercy (forgiveness). Be tolerant.”
The Lessons of the Degree are; “The trinity of Deity belongs to no single religion. The truths of Masonry are contained within the religions of the world.”
6:30 pm Dinner [Taco Bar]
7:15 pm Scottish Rite University Intro
7:30 pm Degree
After the degree there will be a cast party and Social in the Members Lounge.
Confirmations on Facebook of attendance will not be counted for dinner. Please RSVP by email to firstname.lastname@example.org for dinner reservations by no later than 11:00 am on the Monday before the event. Any requests that come in after the cut off will go on the standby list.