UMWSJGL - About Us



Welcome to the website of the United Most Worshipful St. John's Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M. JURISDICTION OF LOUISIANA, INC., SCOTTISH RITE and Daughters of Universal Grand Chapter Order of Eastern Star.  Freemasons are Master Builders.


We are men committed to building our Fraternity, building our communities, and to being of service to our neighbors. Freemasonry teaches that each man has a duty not only to himself, but also to others. We must do what we can to contribute to the betterment of the world.


The members of the Order of the Eastern Star are dedicated women and men who sincerely reflect the spirit of fraternal love and the desire to work together for all that is good. Eastern Star is a social order comprised of people with spiritual values.  This organization embodies inspirational and character-building teachings.  A deep fraternal bond exists amongst its members.  It is the wholesome relationship of sisterly and brotherly love brought about through high principles exemplified in our lives, which make us near, and dear to each other.