District 10 Meeting

District 10 Meeting Pensacola Saturday, July 1st 2017   You and your lady are cordially invited to attend the Grand York Rite District No. 10 Meeting at the Pensacola Masonic Center Address: 189 West Airport Boulevard Pensacola, FL 32505 Program: Registration at 10:00 am Commandery Drill and Sword Instruction (in uniform) at 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Lunch and Table Council at 12:00 pm Meeting at 1:00 pm Ladies Program at 11:00 pm to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Follow-up question and conversations: 2:00 pm HONORING M.E. Companion Ronald (Ron) Clayton Newton, Grand High Priest of the Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons of Florida M.I. Companion Robert C. St. John Jr., Grand Master of the Grand Council of Royal & Select Masons of Florida R.Em S.K. Anthony L. Griffon, Grand Commander of The Grand Commandery of Knights Templar of Florida Dias Officers, Secretaries and Recorders from tje Crestview, Ft. Walton and Pensacola York Rite Bodies should attend, along with other officers and members interested in improving the York Rite throughout District 10. Motel suggestions: La Quinta Inn 7750 N Davis Highway Pensacola, FL 32514 (850) 474-0411 Twenty (20) rooms reserved. Rooms have two (2) double beds for $89/night Use the organization name: York Rite Masons when requesting reservation...

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....

Jacksonville R.A.M. Table Chapter Held on August 3, 2017

Jacksonville Chapter No. 12, R. A. M. held an Ancient Craft Table Chapter on August 3, 2017. There was a fine turnout of Companions. We had a delicious steak dinner with all the trimmings, and enjoyed toasts, and remarks from Most Excellent Companion Ron Newton, M. E. Grand High Priest of Florida.     Taking the picture was Corbin P. Elliott, PHP,...

District 5 Meeting

The York Rite Bodies of the 5th District Cordially invites all Master Masons, Companions, Sir Knights and their Ladies, to attend the Festive Table Chapter and District Meeting of the Grand York Rite in District No. 5 Honoring: M.E. Ronald C. Newton, M.E.G.H.P. of the Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons of Florida M.I. Robert C. St. John, Jr., M.I.G.M. of the Grand Council of Royal and Select Masters of Florida R.E. Anthony L. Griffon, R.E.G.C. of the Grand Commandery of Knight Templar of Florida Program 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Registration 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Commandery Full Dress Drill and Sword Instruction in Lodge and Ladies Program 12:00 p.m. Table Chapter Commences Download the flyer...

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...

Plant City York Rite Festive Table Chapter

August 7, 2017 Social Hour — 6:30 pm, Dinner — 7:00pm Olin S. Wright Lodge No. 79, F. & A. M. 304 Acacia St., Plant City, FL 33563 WHO: Masons, Spouses, girlfriends and friends! Cost: 100% of all donations will go to the Royal Arch Research Assistance (RARA). Tickets will be: $15 each $25 for a couple Download the flyer here....

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...