Prince Hall AASR History

Thornton Jackson

Prince Hall Scottish Rite History The first Scottish Rite organization among African-Americans was the African Grand Council of 1820 in Philadelphia, which was referred to as a Council of Princes of Jerusalem. This Council arose through West Indian migration, for Stephen Morin had propagated the Rite there. The Organization of the King David Supreme Council […]

Double-Headed Eagle

Double-Headed Eagle

Double Headed Eagle of Lagash The Double Headed Eagle of Lagash” is the oldest Royal Crest in the World… No emblematic device of today can boast of such antiquity. Its origin has been traced to the ancient city of Lagash. It was in use a thousand years before the Exodus from Egypt and more than […]

Statement of Unity

AASR Statement of Unity

USC-SOUTHERN JURISDICTION SIGNATORY OF HISTORIC SCOTTISH RITE EVENT First Agreement Made Amongst All Legitimate & Regular US Supreme Councils USCSJ HQ MEMPHIS – On September 7, 2002, Sovereign Grand Commander Dr. Corey D. Hawkins, Sr., 33º, signed the Statement of Unity Agreement, on behalf of the United Supreme Council, 33º, Ancient & Accepted Scottish Rite […]