The Grand Lodge Of Arizona

GRAND LODGE AWARDS 2017-2018

MASTER RITUALIST AWARD

This program requires that the brother learn specific material for each of the 3 degrees conferred in the Lodge. The Master Ritualist Award recognizes comprehensive knowledge and delivery of the ritual associated with specific Degree work and positions.

For the First Degree, the brother must successfully deliver the ritual associated with the following: 
-Worshipful Master Open/Obligation Conferral/Close
-Senior Warden work
-Senior Deacon work
-Apron Lecture
-Marshall work
-Charge to the Candidate
-First Degree Lecture

For the Second Degree, the brother must successfully deliver the ritual associated with the following: 
-Worshipful Master Open/Obligation Conferral/Close
-Senior Warden work
-Senior Deacon work
-Letter ‘G’ Lecture
-Staircase Lecture
-Charge to the Candidate

For the Third Degree, the brother must successfully deliver the ritual associated with the following:
-Worshipful Master Open/Obligation Conferral/Close
-Senior Warden work
-Senior Deacon work (Second section)
-Third Degree Lecture
-3rd Ruffian work
-1st Fellowcraft work
-King Solomon
-Charge to the Candidate

All work must be performed in front of the District Deputy Grand Master. The award application must be submitted by the applicant through the Lodge Worshipful Master and Lodge Secretary; carry the Lodge seal; be countersigned by the DDGM and submitted to the Grand Lecturer. A committee will be convened to allow the candidate to answer questions relative to any sections of the ritual. If the candidate is found to be proficient the MW Grand Master will be notified and a presentation at Grand Communication will be made.
  
Deadline for submitting is April 15, 2018