Which is the oldest commandery of Knights Templar in the United States? A paper read before Maryland commandery, no. 1, masonic Knights Templar, Friday, evening, November 22nd, 1889 by Edward Thomas Schultz

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On cover: Maryland commandery, no. 1, 1790-1890.

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This page is about a Masonic organization. For the medieval Knights Templar, see Knights also Knights Templar and popular culture. The Knights Templar, full name The United Religious, Military and Masonic Orders of the Temple and of St John of Jerusalem, Palestine, Rhodes and Malta, is a fraternal order affiliated with the initial degrees conferred.

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1 is one of the oldest, if not the oldest, Commandery for Knights Templar in the United States. Our Grand Commandery was constituted on May when three Commanderies, Maryland No1., Baltimore No 2 and Monumental No 3 petition to the Grand Encampment for a Grand Commandery in Maryland.

WHICH IS THE OLDEST Commandery of Knights Templar IN THE UNITED STATES. Eminent Commander and Sir Knights: In the summer of the yearbeing then Eminent Com- mander of this venerable and honored Commandery, I saw a paragraph in a recently published work by Sir Knight Al- fred Creigh, entitled "History of Knights Templar in the State of.

Commandry of Coulommiers, France; Commandry of Avalleur, in Bar-sur-Seine; Commandry of Saint-Blaise, Hyères; La Rochelle, Charente Maritime, France; Chapelle des Templiers de Metz - 12th-century Gothic chapel with octagonal plan and various paintings.; Commandry of Libdeau, Toul - 12th-century Gothic chapel with rectangular plan and traces of paintings.

The state level is called A Grand Commandery of Knights Templar. This organization represents members of a state or an area of equivalent size.

Finally, the local level unit is called a Commandery of Knights Templar. There are almost 1, Commanderies in communities across the United States, Germany, Italy and Mexico, with overmembers. Members are referred to by each other as “Sir Knight”.

At least 9 Knights must be present to open a Commandery. Commanderies usually meet monthly. The state governing body is the Grand Commandery. The national body, to which Grand Commanderies must belong, is the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the United States of America.

The state level is called a Grand Commandery of Knights Templar. This organization represents members of a state or an area of equivalent size. Finally, the local level unit is called a Commandery of Knights Templar. There are almost 1, Commanderies in communities across the United States, Germany, Italy and Mexico, with overmembers.

The First Knight Templars in The United States by Michael KAULBACK: Bienvenue sur le site de recherche de Christian GUIGUE. INTRODUCTION A careful look must be taken at the known history of the growth and development of the Chivalric Orders of masonic knighthood if any sense is to be made of the connection between the Templars and Freemasonry.

1 negative: glass ; 8 x 10 in. Photo, Print, Drawing Flint commandery, state encampment, Michigan K.T. [Knights Templar] digital file from original. The York Rite consists of four distinct and separate sovereign Masonic bodies.

The Symbolic (or Blue) Lodge (Ancient Craft Freemasonry) The Chapter of Royal Arch Masons (Capitular Freemasonry) The Council of Royal and Select Master (Cryptic Freemasonry) The Commandery of Knights Templar (Chivalric Freemasonry). On this letter Sir Edward T.

Schultz, Past Grand Commander of Maryland, in a paper entitled: “Which is the oldest Commandery of Knights Templar in the United States,” read before Maryland Commandery No. 1, K.

T., Friday evening, November 22 nd,endeavors to establish that Maryland Commandery No. 1 is entitled to priority of date. Given under my hand and seal of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the United States of America at Bismarck, North Dakota, this fourth day of MayA.O.

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Knights Templar. The Chivalric Orders are a set of three Orders culminating in the grade of Knight Templar, and controlled by that body. This body is markedly different from its foreign counterparts, in that it exhibits a paramilitary structure and outlook on Masonry, being the only branch of Masonry in the world that is a uniformed body.

To the Sir Knights of the Grand Commandery Knights Templar of Texas: The following Schools of Instruction are for your attention. AM -- Invite. AM -- Invite.

AM -- Invite. Complete 7. CHARGE TO THE COMMANDERY. Sir Knights, to manage and conduct the concerns of a Commandery of Knights Templar with that promptitude, integrity and skill which the institution demands, will require the exercise of all the talents and perseverance of its Officers and members.

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The Grand Commandery of Knights Templar of Virginia is a Christian-oriented fraternal organization beholden to the Grand Encampment Knights Templar of the United States of America, committed to attracting and retaining Christian Masons of high.

Mary Commandery No. 36, Knights Templar, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. likes 2 talking about this. Community. The book Templars in America tells the story of a European noble family that explored America nearly years before Columbus. In their study, authors Tim Wallace-Murphy and Marilyn Hopkins write.

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Pilgrimage of Golden Gate Commandery No. 16 Knights Templar, stationed at San Francisco, California, to Washington, D.C.: from September 30th to October 12th for the purpose of attending the twenty-fourth triennial conclave of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar U.S.A (Book).

An American Knight Templar in In the United States, a Knights Templar commandery is traditionally the final body that a member joins in the York Rite after the chapter of Royal Arch Masons and a council of Royal & Select Masters.

Some jurisdictions, however, allow members to skip over membership in a council. The international best selling-novel The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown and the current hit movie National Treasure starring Nicholas Cage have many people wondering who are or were the Knights Templar?They are, today, a part of the oldest and largest fraternity in the world.

That is Freemasonry. A Commandery of Knights Templar is part of the York Rite of Freemasonry. U.S. Commandery - Knights Templar, Washington D. K likes. The North American Commandery van de Royal Noble Military Britannic Holy Order Of Knights Templar and follows the Order of Solomon.

Commandery Knights Templar of Virginia and the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the United States of America.

You are the Grand Commander’s eyes and ears of your District. Visit each Commandery in your District as often as possible, but at least once per quarter. Prince Hall Knights Templar. Masonic tradition states that inthe Grand Master of England, the Duke of Sussex, deputized Passey Benjamine, a seafaring man, and a native of French West Indies, authorizing him to establish commanderies in West Indies and North America.

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Nice gilt lithograph date: Local Commanderies are governed by the Grand Commandery of each jurisdiction, and in our case the Grand Commandery of Kentucky Knights Templar, and they in turn by the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the U.S.A. We in the Commandery, the Chivalric Orders of Christian Knighthood are conferred as follows.

1. Holy Land-Middle East Knights Templar Holdings Outremer (Holy Land) the Levant Jerusalem- Of course the Templar Quarters under Solomon’s Temple Jerusalem, the knights first temporary headquarters was on the Temple Mount, the original site of King Solomon’s Temple.

This is where they took of residence in the former Temple Stables and legend says they began their. The Oldest Commandery in the United States of America ST.

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Barber Most Eminent Grand Commander Sir Agoi V. Ombima Eminent Commander 4 th Thursday Octo Get this from a library. Official souvenir, 27th triennial conclave, Knights Templar of the United States of America, Pittsburgh, Pa., October tenth to fourteenth, Mdcccxcviii. [Knights Templar (Masonic order).

Triennial Conclave; Knights Templar (Masonic order). Grand Commandery. Knights Templar in uniform NEVER BOW, but Hand Salute. A Gavel is NEVER used in a Commandery of Knights Tem-plar. The Word ‘debts’ is used when reciting the Lord’s Prayer. All Prayers in Commandery end by saying ‘Amen” words 3 GENERAL RULES 1.

The plural form of Knight Templar adds an ‘s’ to the word Knight making it KNIGHTS. Officers and Sir Knights of Constituent Commanderies of Wisconsin.

Sir Knights, Due to the COVID virus pandemic, the nd Annual Grand Conclave of the Grand Commandery of Knights Templar of the State of Wisconsin reconvened at a.m. on Saturday, J. Also, in the United States, the Order of Malta is conferred on members before being eligible to receive the Order of the Temple, whereas in England, the Order of Malta is an honorary grade bestowed on Knights Templar.

In the United States, all business is transacted in the Order of the Temple, the other bodies only being opened for the.

The state level is called a Grand Commandery of Knights Templar. This organization represents members of a state or an area of equivalent size. Finally, the local level unit is called a Commandery of Knights Templar. There are almost 1, Commanderies in communities acrossthe United States, Germany, Italy and Mexico, with overmembers.The York Rite is a system of Masonic degrees that is spread out between four organizations: the Symbolic Lodge, the Royal Arch Chapter, the Cryptic Council, and the Commandery of Knights Templar.

Each organization's degrees focus on a different theme, and together, they create a larger story that teaches Freemasons valuable lessons through.The Grand Encampment Knights Templar USA has taken clear and decisive action to address the evolving COVID (Coronavirus) emergency, and I would like to share those actions with you.

First, due to the extensive travels undertaken by - and expected of - Grand Encampment officers, and out of an abundance of caution, the Grand Encampment elected.

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