The purpose of the Scottish Rite, simply stated, is to take a Freemason, in a structured and continuous path, from darkness to light and perfection. It transports him from ignorance to knowledge:
Further, it brings about a change in consciousness, a greater awareness of himself, nature and his God:
The Rite is a path of enlightenment which each of us must follow. It aims to to exalt the dignity of every person, the human side of our daily activities, and to maximise our service to humanity:
And thereby to produce better men in a better world: Happier men in a happier world and: Wiser men in a wiser world.