SCRL Top 25 Masonic Books

1.     Born in Blood: The Lost Secrets of Freemasonry, John J. Robinson                            

2.     Freemasons for Dummies, Chris Hodapp                                                                   

3.     Morals and Dogma, Albert Pike (Arturo De Hoyos)                                                               

4.     The Craft and its Symbols, Allen E. Roberts                                                                  

5.     Observing the Craft, Andrew Hammer                                                                         

6.     The Builders: A Story and Study of Masonry, Joseph Fort Newton                             

7.     The Meaning of Masonry, W. L. Wilmshurst                                                                

8.     A Pilgrim’s Path: Freemasonry and the Religious Right, John J. Robinson          

9.     The Mason’s Words, Robert G. Davis                                                                          

10.  The Origins of Freemasonry: Scotland’s Century, David Stevenson                           

11.  American Freemasons: Three Centuries of Building Communities, Mark A. Tabbert

12.  A Bridge to Light: A Study in Masonic Ritual & Philosophy, Rex R. Hutchens                   

13.  Esoterika: The Symbolism of the Blue Degrees of Freemasonry, Albert Pike              

14.  The Better Angels of Our Nature: Freemasonry and the American Civil War, Michael A. Halleran                                                                                                                    

15.  The Lost Keys of Freemasonry, Manley Palmer Hall                                                    

16.  Coil's Masonic Encyclopedia, Henry Wilson Coil                                                        

17.  Dungeon, Fire, and Sword: The Knights Templar in the Crusades, John J. Robinson 

18.  The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Freemasonry, S. Brent Morris                            

19.  The Freemasons, Jasper Ridley                                                                                     

20.  Sworn in Secret: Freemasonry and the Knights Templar, Sanford Holst                     

21.  Freemasonry: A Journey Through Ritual and Symbol, W. Kirk MacNulty                 

22.  Freemasons’ Guide and Compendium, Bernard Jones                                                  

23.  The Temple and The Lodge, Michael Baigent and Richard Leigh                                  

24.  The Secret Teachings of All Ages, Manley Palmer Hall                                                  

25.   The Way of the Craftsman, W. Kirk MacNulty