The Masonic Renewal Committee
of the Conference of Grand Masters

The Masonic Renewal Committee of Canada, the United States, and Mexico is charted by the Conference of Grand Masters of Masons in North America, Inc. Its purpose is to facilitate innovative endeavors of Masonic Jurisdictions as they strive to move the Craft forward. To do this, the Masonic Renewal Committee draws on the expertise of a number of Past Grand Masters as well as representatives from the Northern, Southern, and Canadian Jurisdictions of the Scottish Rite.

Programs & Initiatives

Stated Meeting Project

The Masonic Renewal is entering into an ambitious program to assist Lodges in improving the stated meeting experience. Learn More

Academic Lodges Program

Working with Universities to develop Academic Lodge Programs to grow the fraternity. Learn More


MRC News

Jack H. Jones Memorial Humanitarian Award
The Jack H. Jones Memorial Humanitarian Award will be presented to a distinguished Mason that best describes and emulates the great character and valued principles of Jack Jones. The Grand Lodges of the Conference of Grand Masters of North America, any Masonic lodge or any Mason is encouraged to place their nomination for the coveted Humanitarian Award in memory of Jack H. Jones.
Click here for a Nomination Form
2018 David R. Bedwell Essay
Contest Winning Submission by
Brother Nathaniel Bendel,
Meudell-Oildale Lodge #695,
Grand Lodge of California.
Read it here
Edward James Hartman
Ashlar #610,
Grand Lodge of Canada in the Province of Ontario
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Timothy D. O’Hair
Wisdom Lodge #202
Grand Lodge of California
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Christopher D. Rodkey
Red Lion Lodge No. 649
Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania
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Jim Stapleton
USS New Jersey Lodge No. 62
Grand Lodge of New Jersey
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John C. Piland
Krum Lodge #1453
The Grand Lodge of Texas
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Fredrick Wayne Tunison
Wascana Lodge #2
Grand Lodge of Saskatchewan
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Jay Milla, PM
Santa-Monica Palisades Lodge F&AM #307
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William David Akridge
Moses Paul Lodge #96
Dover, NH 03820
Grand Lodge of New Hampshire
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Daniel Gene Anderson
Pyramid Lodge #451, MW Grand Lodge of Kansas, AF&AM
El Paso Lodge #13, MW Grand Lodge of Colorado, AF&AM
Read it here

John McCargar
Member of
Solomon’s Staircase Lodge, No. 357 F&AM
Grand Lodge of California
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Dan Hogan
Lafayette Lodge No. 16
Grand Lodge of Kansas
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RW Bro. Mason D. Jardine
Russell Lodge #62
Grand Lodge of Manitoba
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Jorge Luis Romeu
Liverpool Syracuse Lodge No. 501
Liverpool, NY13088
Read it here


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