M.I. Companion Robert C. St. John, Jr. Visits Palatka Council No. 18

Robert C. St. John, Most Illustrious Grand Master of the Grand Council, Royal & Select Masters of Florida, visited Palatka Council No. 18, R. & S. M., on Thursday, August 10, 2017. There was a nice dinner, and a good turnout of members for the Grand Master’s visit. Pictured here were several of the Companions with M. I. Companion St. John in the east after the dinner and assembly. Shown in the first row, from left to right, were: Robert C. St. John, Jr., MIGM of the Grand Council; Robert Pringle, I. M. of Palatka Council No. 18; and William L. Buck, MEPGHP of the Grand Chapter. R.A.M. of Florida....

District 9 Meeting

York Rite Bodies of the 9th District Cordially invite all Companions, Sir Knights and their Ladies to attend the Grand York Rite District Meeting District No. 9   Saturday, August 5, 2017 Harmony Lodge#3 3024 Jefferson St. Marianna, FL 32446 Registration:  10:30 a.m. Meeting and Ladies Program:  11:00 a.m. Festive Table Chapter: 1:00 p.m Click here to download the...

Passing of MEGHP Duane Young

It is with a heavy heart I send this note of the passing of MEGHP Duane Young. I do not have any more information as I read the obituary in the Lakeland paper today. He passed on July 3. I am trying to contact his family for any other information. His memorial service will be at a later date. He is to be laid to rest at Bushnell next to Norma. I have left a message with MEGHP Floyd to let him know. REGC Fred...

Gainesville York Rite Summer Festival

Dear Companions and Sir Knights, The Gainesville York Rite Bodies are planning a Festival conferring the Degrees and Orders of our Rite, and your Bodies are invited to participate with us.  Your candidates are very welcome to share the instruction that we will attempt to impart.  We will eat prior to each conferring and in many cases, afterward.  The schedule is listed here. 2017 Summer Festival Dates: Mark Master and Past Master on Tuesday, 7-18-2017. Eat at 6:30 pm and confer the degrees at 7:15 pm. Most Excellent Master and Holy Royal Arch on Saturday, 7-22-17.  Eat light lunch at 1:00 pm and confer the degrees at 1:45.  With a good supper at closing around 6:00 pm. Royal Master and Select Master on Tuesday, 8-1-2017.  Eat at 6:30 pm, begin conferring degrees at 7:15 pm. Illustrious Order of the Red Cross on Friday, 8-11-2017.  Supper at 6:30 pm, conferral at 7:15 pm. Order of Malta and the Order of the Temple on Saturday, 8-12-2017.  Eat a light lunch at 1:00 pm and begin the Orders at 1:45.  With a good supper at closing around 6:00 pm. Zealously and Courteously, Adam M. Bryan, Asst. Sec/Rec Gainesville York Rite...