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 and Southern Jurisdictions of the Scottish Rite, Shriners International, and other distinguished Freemasons.

Programs & Initiatives

Stated Meeting Project Sponsored by

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

We are proud to announce the winners of our David R. Bedwell Essay Contest.

First Place: Thomas Ubriaco III

Essex Lodge #7
Grand Lodge of New Jersey

Second Place: Chase William Gordon

Glendale Lodge #23
Grand Lodge of Arizona
Chase is also the International Master Councilor, Order of DeMolay

Third Place: John A. Staples

Morning Star Lodge, No. 17
Grand Lodge of New Hampshire

Congratulations to these brothers. Thank you to all who participated. We received 45 entries. We will be placing the entries on our website for your reading pleasure.


Discussion Forums

Masonic Renewal Forum

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General Masonic Research

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