Grand
York Rite

Grand
Chapter

Grand
Council

Grand
Commandery

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Grand York Rite Bodies

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"The Mission of the South Carolina Grand York Rite is to support The Grand Lodge AFM of South Carolina; to adapt and develop leadership and education; Inspire charity, fellowship, and quality of the craft."

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South Carolina
Grand York Rite Bodies

These four Masonic organizations comprise the American York Rite in South Carolina and are the governing bodies in this Grand jurisdiction.

Grand Lodge
Ancient Free Masons
Grand Chapter
Royal Arch Masons
Grand Council
Royal & Select Masters
Grand Commandery
Knights Templar

Constituent Bodies

Discover more about the local York Rite Chapters, Councils, and Commanderies throughout South Carolina.

Click the map to access the Constituent Body pages.

Administrative

Information for Members, Secretaries, Recorders, and Treasurers can be found here.

York Rite
Petitions
Membership
Information
Charity
Information
Committee
Assignments
Annual
Proceedings
Historical
Information
Official Visit
Schedule

Chair & Milestone Degrees

The three Chair Degrees are optional degrees available to be conferred on eligible Elected Heads of each body.

The Knight York Cross of Honor (KYCH) is an invitational body conferred on those York Rite Masons who serve as heads of all four bodies.

Order of High
Priest
Thrice Illustrious
Master
Knight Crusader
of the Cross
Knight York
Cross of Honor

Appendant Bodies

These are South Carolina's invitational and honorary Masonic organizations that require membership in one or more York Rite Body. All represent exploration into more light in Masonry, and some acknowledge honorable achievement.

Allied Masonic
Degrees
York Rite
College
Knight
Masons
Red Cross of
Constantine
S.R.I.C.F.
H.R.A.K.T.P.
Order of Athelstan

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