Miami York Rite Festival

York Rite of FreemasonryApril 5-6, 2013

The Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, and Florida Keys York Rite Bodies  are pleased to present a Festival for the conferral of the Royal Arch, Cryptic Degrees, and the Chivalric Orders of the York Rite of Freemasonry.

The conferral of these Degrees and Orders will take place at:

Oleeta West Dade Lodge #145
145 S. Royal Poinciana Boulevard
Miami Springs, Florida

The Schedule will be as follows:

Friday April 5th

  • 5:00 PM – Registration begins
  • 6:00 PM – Dinner served
  • 6:30 PM – Called Communications of all York Rite Bodies for the purpose of reviewing Petitions
  • 7:00 PM
      • Mark Master
      • Virtual Past Master
      • Most Excellent Master

Saturday April 6th

  • 7:30 AM –  Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 AM
      • Royal Arch Mason Degree
      • Royal Master
      • Select Master
  • 12:00 PM – Lunch
  • 1:00 PM
      • Illustrious Order of the Red Cross
      • The Mediterranean Pass and Order of Malta
      • Order of the Temple

For Petitions and more information, visit the Miami York Rite Bodies website at


Festival Decision Meeting

Royal Arch LogoCompanions and Sir Knights,

Just a reminder that there is a scheduled meeting this coming Monday, November 12th at 7:00 pm at the Sanford Temple.  We will be deciding on the Dates, Location(s) and which Degrees each body will be responsible for both the Spring and Fall Festival.  This is your opportunity for you voice to be heard and your vote to be counted.  This meeting should not last more than one and a half hours.  We look forward to your attendance and input.

May the Supreme High Priest bless and watch over you and your family,

John M. Bowers III
High Priest
Monroe Chapter #15
212 North Park Avenue
Sanford, Florida

2nd Monday @ 7:30pm