Esoteric Masonry Memphis-Misraim

The Sovereign Sanctuary in New York – “Northern Gates”

The Sovereign Sanctuary in New York, titled “Northern Gates,” is a unique Masonic organization in the USA, operating under the umbrella of the Ancient and Primitive Rite of Memphis-Misraim. The “Northern Gates” Sanctuary represents a place where both brothers and sisters gather, emphasizing equality and respect for all participants regardless of gender, race, or other characteristics.

The Sovereign Sanctuary “Northern Gates” in New York, established in 2018, not only represents a unique place for Masonic practice and spiritual development but also holds special significance due to a charter authenticated by the Grand Hierophant of the Order. This charter symbolizes the official recognition and legitimacy of the Sanctuary within the global Masonic community.

Distinctive features of the “Northern Gates” are the wide range of rituals and symbolic works. Ceremonies are conducted in three symbolic degrees, including works within the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite (AASR), as well as in Egyptian esoteric Masonry – degrees of the Ancient and Primitive Rite of Memphis-Misraim, reaching higher levels up to the 95th degree. These rituals and symbolic works allow participants to deeply immerse themselves in mystical and spiritual studies.

Furthermore, the “Northern Gates” Sanctuary conducts works in the “Order of Mysteries,” based on the Triangular Book of Count St. Germain. This adds a unique aspect to the sanctuary’s activities, supplementing its Masonic practice with special esoteric studies.

It’s important to note that “Northern Gates” is also part of the “Worldwide Association of Egyptian Obediences,” representing its activities in the USA. This emphasizes their contribution to the dissemination and preservation of ancient traditions and knowledge related to Egyptian Masonry and esoteric teachings.

The Sovereign Sanctuary “Northern Gates” represents an important center of spiritual and Masonic development in New York, demonstrating deep respect for traditions and inclusivity in its practice.

The Lamen of the Sovereign Sanctuary in New York, under the title “Northern Gates”