The Traveling Templar

I've been involved in Freemasonry for 14-years now. I'm involved with several Masonic organizations and I wish to share my research with those interested.

The Traveling Templar is dedicated to research of Masonry, Templary, and the pursuit of knowledge.

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Yeomen of York 09/04/2021

Yeomen of York

Yeomen of York Anyone familiar with the American York Rite knows there are many honorary and invitational appendant bodies. A relatively new honorary body ...

RIP Kent McCandless 08/28/2021

RIP Kent McCandless

RIP Kent McCandless It is with great regret that I announce the death of Most Worshipful Brother Kent R. McCandless. Bro. Kent was born in 1939 in Idaho Falls, ...

Worthy of the Name of Sir Knight 08/28/2021

Worthy of the Name of Sir Knight

Worthy of the Name of Sir Knight By Ella Wheeler Wilcox I Sir Knight of the world's oldest order, Sir Knight of the Army of God, You have crossed the strange mystical bord...

2021 Grand Encampment 08/19/2021

2021 Grand Encampment

2021 Grand Encampment Well, it's been a busy few days. Saturday I flew into Minneapolis to attend the 68th Triennial Conclave of the Grand Encampment of Knights T...

08/18/2021

#Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #KnightsTemplar #Templary #Templars #GEKT #GEKT2021 #GEKT2024 #iamcommandery

#Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #KnightsTemplar #Templary #Templars #GEKT #GEKT2021 #GEKT2024 #iamcommandery

Barry Newell on Twitter 08/17/2021

Barry Newell on Twitter

SK Russell Duckett, Most Eminent Grand Master of the Prince Hall Grand Encampment, was made a Honorary Grand Master of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA.

Barry Newell on Twitter “SK Russell Duckett, Most Eminent Grand Master of the Prince Hall Grand Encampment, was made a Honorary Grand Master of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA. #Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #KnightsTemplar #PrinceHall #PHAmily”

Barry Newell on Twitter 08/17/2021

Barry Newell on Twitter

SK Dicky W. Johnson (Tennessee) was made a Honorary Past Grand Prelate of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA.

Barry Newell on Twitter “SK Dicky W. Johnson (Tennessee) was made a Honorary Past Grand Prelate of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA. #Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #KnightsTemplar”

[08/17/21]   The following Sir Knights have been elected to serve the Grand Encampment for the 69th Triennium:
- Most Eminent Grand Master: Michael Johnson
- Right Eminent Deputy Grand Master: David Kussman
- Right Eminent Grand Generalissimo: Jeffrey Bolstad
- Right Eminent Grand Captain General: Jack Harper
- Right Eminent Grand Treasurer: Bobby Simmons
- Right Eminent Grand Recorder: Larry Tucker

[08/17/21]   We finished the resolutions. All passed except for 2021-21 (Attestation of Faith), 2021-22 (Recognition by Grand Encampment), and 2021-26 (Forfeiture of Membership and Reinstatement non-affiliation in Lodge or Chapter or membership in an unrecognized Masonic Templar order)

[08/17/21]   The Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA has reconvened.

[08/16/21]   We made it through Resolutions 2021-01 to 2021-15 (ALL PASSED), but the Grand Master has called a recess until tomorrow. Thank God! 😆

08/16/2021

The new membership certificate given by the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA.

The new membership certificate given by the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA.

08/16/2021

The afternoon session of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA has begun.

The afternoon session of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA has begun.

08/16/2021

Congratulations to SK W. Bruce Pruitt, the senior Past Grand Commander of California, on being elected a Most Eminent Honorary Past Master of the Grand Encampment and elevated to Grand Cross Templar.

Congratulations to SK W. Bruce Pruitt, the senior Past Grand Commander of California, on being elected a Most Eminent Honorary Past Master of the Grand Encampment and elevated to Grand Cross Templar.

08/16/2021

The 68th Triennial Conclave of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA has begun. #Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #KnightsTemplar

The 68th Triennial Conclave of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA has begun. #Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #KnightsTemplar

Photos from The Traveling Templar's post 08/15/2021

Attended a very nice Divine Service of the Grand Encampment. A but if a surprise at the end was that SK Art F. Hebbeler III, Grand Prelate of the Grand Encampment, has received the Knight Grand Cross.

08/14/2021

On my way to the 68th Triennial Conclave of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA. I will be posting updates throughout the session. #Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #KnightsTemplar

On my way to the 68th Triennial Conclave of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the USA. I will be posting updates throughout the session. #Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #KnightsTemplar

Ancient and Heroic Order of the Gordian Knot 08/08/2021

Ancient and Heroic Order of the Gordian Knot

Ancient and Heroic Order of the Gordian Knot Born in central Macedonia in 356 BC, Alexander the Great would rise to be known for his military and leadership skills that built one of the...

08/04/2021

This is such a great resource provided by the General Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons. #Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #RoyalArch

This is such a great resource provided by the General Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons. #Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #RoyalArch

07/27/2021
My Alaskan Trip 07/17/2021

My Alaskan Trip

My Alaskan Trip Well, I made it home from a work trip that took me to Alaska. It was my first time visiting the Last Frontier. Due to issues finding a renta...

A Much Needed Update 06/26/2021

A Much Needed Update

A Much Needed Update After 10-years I'm making some cosmetic changes to the Traveling Templar. I will also be going back through every article to fix any broken ...

Happy Father's Day 06/20/2021

Happy Father's Day

Happy Father's Day To all the Fathers out there, Happy Father's Day! This day is a hard day for me because of my own father's passing. I miss him and would gi...

Guest Host on the Masonic Roundtable 06/18/2021

Guest Host on the Masonic Roundtable

Guest Host on the Masonic Roundtable I had the pleasure of being a guest host for the Masonic Roundtable tonight. I spoke about Templar Symbols which included the Beauceant, Cr...

Baltimore Convention of 1843 06/08/2021

Baltimore Convention of 1843

Baltimore Convention of 1843 When looking at Freemasonry around the world, most Grand Lodges cover a geographic jurisdiction of an entire nation or several, in some case...

Order of Quetzalcoatl 05/17/2021

Order of Quetzalcoatl

Order of Quetzalcoatl Some years ago, before I joined the Shrine, I was talking to a Brother who was involved with the local Shriner's Temple and we started talki...

Idaho SRICF and AMD 04/25/2021

Idaho SRICF and AMD

Idaho SRICF and AMD It's been over a year since Idaho College SRICF was able to meet and it felt great to be back amongst my Fratres. Friday night I was hosted ...

Grand York Rite 2021 04/20/2021

Grand York Rite 2021

Grand York Rite 2021 Well, I finally got home after a long weekend at the Grand York Rite of Idaho in Lewiston. Our York Rite jurisdiction was one of the first o...

Freemasonry and Polity 03/26/2021

Freemasonry and Polity

Freemasonry and Polity I am currently working on a research paper looking at whether there is a causal relationship between a nation's polity (freedom) score, the ...

Happy St. Paddy's Day 03/17/2021

Happy St. Paddy's Day

Happy St. Paddy's Day Lá Fhéile Pádraig sona duit! Éire go Brách!

The Master's Craft 03/04/2021

The Master's Craft

#Freemasonry #Masonic #YorkRite #RoyalArch #CrypticMasons #KnightsTemplar #ScottishRite

The Master's Craft Any Mason involved with ordering Masonic regalia, jewelry, pins, coins, and so on knows that there are a lot of sites and vendors out there....

GEKT 68th 02/18/2021

GEKT 68th

For those wishing to attend the Grand Encampment in August, the registration page is up.

GEKT 68th Please check the Grand Encampment website regularly for up-to-date information regarding the 68th Triennial Conclave. With the constantly changing environment due to the COVID-19 pandemic, planning for the Conclave may require adjustments.With the necessary lead time for publishing information in th...

Bernard-Raymond Fabré-Palaprat 02/18/2021

Bernard-Raymond Fabré-Palaprat

Bernard-Raymond Fabré-Palaprat Within the Apostolic Johannite Church, today is the Feast Day of Dr. Bernard-Raymond Fabré-Palaprat who was an ordained priest, a medical do...

Masonic Week 2021 02/14/2021

Masonic Week 2021

Masonic Week 2021 Like many things in the last year, Masonic Week was greatly impacted by the COVID19 pandemic. Most of the meetings went virtual or were can...

travelingtemplar.com 01/25/2021

Robert Burns

#Freemasonry #Freemason #Masonic #history #Scotland #BurnsNightIn #VirtualBurnsNight #BurnsNight #burnsnight2021

travelingtemplar.com Today we celebrate the memory of the man and Mason, Robert Burns, who was such a passionate Scotsman and poet that, after Queen Victoria and...

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