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Masonic Knights Templar Swords

Most Knights Templar swords available today are ceremonial or symbolic swords. They aren’t designed for fighting or to be used as a weapon. They are also different from the swords used in the Middle Ages by the Knights Templar to protect pilgrims and fight wars during the Crusades. Swords used by the Templars of those days were plain, and not decorated like Masonic swords of today. Knights Templar swords are valuable and can be passed on from one generation to another. Features of a Knights Templar Sword Sheath: The sheath of a Knights Templar sword could be nickel-plated or gold-plated. Nickel-plated knights templar swords traditionally belonged to Sir Knights while gold-plated sheaths are for Commanders in the United States or...

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The Difference Between F and AM Vs. AF and AM

         The Difference Between F and AM Vs. AF and AM   F and AM states are different from AF and AM states. But what are the differences between them? What do they mean? In this article, we’ll shed more light on them. AF and AM are for Ancient Free and Accepted Masons. F and AM are for Free and Accepted Masons. In the United States and most parts of the world, it does not matter if you join an F & AM lodge or an AF & AM lodge. Every lodge in the United States is under a Grand Lodge in the state where it is located. There is no Grand Lodge Headquarters for the separate Grand Lodge in...

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Scottish Rite Jewelry

Scottish Rite Jewelry are worn by members of the Scottish Rite which is an appendant Freemason body. The jewelry display the Scottish Rite logo which consists of a Double Eagle. Some of the jewelry show the degree of the wearer. For example, a Scottish Rite jewelry that has the number 33 on it indicates that the wearer has attained the 33rd degree. This is a rare privilege, and only a few people can attain this degree.

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Masonic Lapel Pins

     Masonic Lapel Pins Freemasons wear recognition pins to identify with the brotherhood. The pins are also worn by other Freemason appendant bodies including Rainbow Girls, Scottish Rite, Shrine, Eastern Star, DeMolay, York Rite. Recognition Purposes Masonic lapel pins are worn by Freemasons to help in identifying other members along with the degree that they have attained. With this, others can be able to address them correctly. In the Easter Star appendant body, someone who has been a Past Worthy Matron. Achievement  Freemasons wear Masonic lapel pins to show an achievement like that of becoming a Master Mason. After one has been made a Mason, he can now be addressed as Brother ‘first name’ by other members of the fraternity....

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Masonic Jewelry

Freemasons wear jewelry to identify with the Freemason fraternity and showcase what the brotherhood exemplifies and means to them. The jewelry could include rings, cufflinks, pocket watches, recognition pins, etc. The following are some commonly asked questions about Masonic jewelry and the answer to those questions. Question: Must Freemason jewelry be worn? Answer: No, it is not compulsory to wear them. Question: Are the jewelry provided by the lodges for members? Answer: No, members can buy jewelry of their choice. But some lodges have custom lapels pins that have their lodge name and number   Question: Why do members of the Freemason fraternity choose to wear jewelry related to Freemasonry Answer: Freemasons wear Masonic jewelry to signify their belief in Freemasonry....

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