Bookshelf

For those who wish to further their study of the Masonic Arts, below is a list of books containing a wealth of Masonic knowledge.  They can be found through various sources online.

Additionally, Lodge members may browse our virtual library, containing many texts in PDF format.

This list is maintained by Brother Rob Matherly, and is not necessarily endorsed by Jackson Lodge #42 or the Grand Lodge of Iowa.

Washington: A Life
The Meaning of Masonry
Born in Blood: The Lost Secrets of Freemasonry
Freemasonry and Its Etiquette
A Pilgrim's Path: Freemasonry and the Religious Right
Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community
Freemasonry and Its Ancient Mystic Rites
Morals and Dogma of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry
Clausen's Commentaries on Morals and Dogma
The Lost Keys of Freemasonry
The Symbolism of Freemasonry (Illustrated Edition)
LEXICON OF FREEMASONRY
Freemasonry: A History
Revered Wisdom: Freemasonry
Freemasonry - The Reality
The Hiram Key
Solomon's Builders: Freemasons, Founding Fathers and the Secrets of Washington D.C.
Workmen Unashamed
The Craft and Its Symbols
Understanding Manhood In America Freemasonry's Enduring Path To The Mature Masculine