Become a Royal Arch and Cryptic Mason, and a Knight Templar after the timeless and rich heritage of operative Masonry!
Attending one of these festivals a great opportunity for any Master Mason to continue their Masonic journey by first becoming Royal Arch Masons, thereby fulfilling the Second Landmark of Freemasonry, progressing through the Council Degrees, and for Christian Master Masons to take part in the most beautiful and inspiring of all the degrees and orders of Freemasonry by becoming Knights Templar .
GRAND MASTER’S YORK RITE FESTIVAL
Saturday, August 5, 2017
Norman Masonic Lodge #38
1700 N. Porter Ave., Norman, OK 73071
The York Rite of Oklahoma will be holding a one-day degree festival sponsored by The Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons of Oklahoma, The Grand Council of Cryptic Masons of Oklahoma, and the Grand Commandery of Knights Templar of Oklahoma in honor of M∴ W∴ Bro. Richard “Rick” Allison, Grand Master of the Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M. of the State of Oklahoma. Grand Master Allison and many Grand Officers will be in attendance.
All of the degrees and orders of the York Rite from the Mark Master thru the Order of the Temple will be conferred by degree teams from throughout Oklahoma. This will be a great opportunity to join the York Rite and candidates will be attending from all parts of the state.
It’s not very often that a man can walk in the door as a Master Mason in the morning and leave as a Royal Arch Mason and Knight Templar in the afternoon.
Registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. and the degree conferral will follow at 8:00 a.m. All Master Masons are encouraged to attend! The following is the schedule of events:
Click here for a pdf version of this schedule.
You can register by completing the “General Petition for the York Rite Bodies,” which is available here or on our How to Join page. For further details about the registration process and the appropriate fees, contact our Grand Secretary-Recorder at email@example.com.
Further information can be found in the latest issue of the Ancient Craft Mason
UPCOMING REGIONAL FESTIVALS
The following Regional Festivals for the coming year have been scheduled. Please continue to check back for further updates.
North-East Regional Festivals
|Chapter & Council Degrees||February 24, 2018||Eastgate Masonic Center, Tulsa|
|Commandery Orders||March 10, 2018||Eastgate Masonic Center, Tulsa|