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To Be One, Ask One (2B1Ask1)

Are you thinking about joining our fraternity or cause?  You've come to the right place!  The pathway into the Scottish Rite (Valley of Joplin) requires your affiliation with a masonic lodge in the state of Missouri.  If you are already a Master Mason in good standing you can submit a petition for membership.  This page explains how to take either step.  Want more information?  Explore our video library to learn more about masonry and the Scottish Rite.

Become a Master Mason

To become a master mason, you must first petition an existing lodge located in the state in which you live.  The best way to find a lodge close to you, is to go to the website of the Grand Lodge and inquire into membership.  By clicking the button below, you will be directed to the Grand Lodge of the State of Missouri, where you can explore further or search for a lodge near you.

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Join the Scottish Rite

A master mason in good standing may petition to join the Scottish Rite.  If you meet that qualification, are living in the state of Missouri and would like to join or affiliate with the Valley of Joplin, we would like to hear from you!  Click on the button below to download, then print a petition.

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