Who We Are

Our Story

The Valley of Reading is comprised of four bodies: Lodge of Perfection, Council of Princes of Jerusalem, Knights of Rose Croix and Consistory. We have various special interest clubs, a volunteer organization and two honorary groups to honor members who have made special contributions to the Valley and Freemasonry. 

Valley of Reading History

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Valley of Reading Leadership

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Commander in Chief

Robert J. Hoyes 33°

Illustrious Brother Robert J. Hoyes is a Past Master of Chandler Lodge No. 227, Past Most Wise Master of Francis Merion Highley Chapter Knights of Rose Croix, Valley of Reading, Member of Quatuor Coronati Lodge No, 2076, and Member of the Rajah Shrine.  Illustrious Brother Hoyas was coroneted an honorary member of the Supreme Council, 33° degree In Washington, DC. He lives in West Lawn, Pa

The Four Bodies of the Valley of Reading

Lodge - Council - Chapter - Consistory

The four bodies are each responsible for putting on degrees during reunions as well as organizing special activities thorought the Masonic year.

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Reading Lodge of Perfection

4°-14°

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C. Gilbert Steffe Council of Princes of Jerusalem

15°-16°

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Francis Marion Highley Chapter of Knights of Rose Croix

17°-18°

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Reading Consistory of Princes of the Royal Secret

19°-32°

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Valley of Reading Scottish Rite Clubs

Regional Clubs

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Meritorious Service Award

Recipients

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33° - Sovereign Grand Inspectors General

Honorary Members

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Scottish Rite Reunions

The team that puts it all together