Every Master Mason aspires to attain the summit of Ancient Craft Masonry.Many feel with regret that it is not practicable for them to share in all the light shed by the several bodies, but all wish most earnestly to receive all the light and instruction which pertains to the Ancient Craft-the origin and foundation of the Institution.
In the life of every Master Mason, moreover, there comes a time when he realizes that he has not yet attained that goal, that he Is not yet in possession of all the rights and light of a Master Mason, as these were known and understood by his ancient brethren.
But he does not realize that the goal of his aspirations is near at hand-In the Royal Arch Degree. Continue Reading
Most Excellent Grand High Priest, Jackie Wayne Matthews, welcomes you to the Official Web Site of The Grand Royal Arch Chapter of Texas. Please take your time while browsing our pages and come back as often as you like. Educating you about Masonry in general, and York Rite Masonry in particular is our mission.
If you have an interest in joining our great fraternity, contact any York Rite member. To find a York Rite companion just ask at your local Masonic Lodge. He'll be glad to provide you with a petition for the degrees of York Rite Masonry and help you fill it out. The only requirement is that you be a Master Mason in good standing with your local Masonic Lodge.
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- 08/26/17 Houston York Rite Festival
- 08/29/17 Tarrant County York Rite Association and Trinity York Rite College
- 09/09/17 Fort Worth York Rite Festival - Fri Sep 8 - Sat Sep 9
- 09/16/17 York Rite Symposium from Texas Lodge of Research
- 09/23/17 San Antonio York Rite Festival - Fri Sep 22 - Sat Sep 23
The Grand Royal Arch
Chapter of Texas
715 Columbus Avenue
Waco, Texas 76701
Contact the Grand Secretary
Attn: Grand Secretary
P. O. Box 296
Waco, TX 76703-0296