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York Rite abbreviations

Source: York Rite http://www.yorkrite.com/Honorlinks.htm#top

  • KYCH = Knights of the York Cross of Honour
  • RCC = Red Cross of Constantine
  • AMD = Allied Masonic Degrees
  • KM = Knight Masons
  • YRSCNA = York Rite Sovereign College of North America
  • HRAKTP = Holy Royal Arch Knight Templar Priests
  • OKP = Sovereign Order of Knights Preceptor
  • BATH = The Masonic Order of the Bath
  • SRICF = Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis
  • ACON = Commemorative Order of St Thomas of Acon
  • ROS = The Royal Order of Scotland
  • SBF = The Society of Blue Friars
  • KT = Knight Templar
  • HTWSSTKS = HIRAM, TYRIAN, WIDOW'S SON, SENDETH TO KING SOLOMON

The Capitular Degrees - General Grand Chapter

The Capitular Degrees are a set of four degrees controlled by the Royal Arch Chapter.

  • Mark Master
  • Past Master (Virtual)
  • Most Excellent Master
  • The Royal Arch

The Cryptic Degrees - General Grand Council

The Cryptic Degrees are a set of three degrees controlled by the Select Masters Council.

  • Royal Master
  • Select Master
  • Super Excellent Master

Grand Encampment, KT, USA

The Chivalric Orders are a set of three Orders culminating in the grade of Knight Templar, and controlled by that body.

  • Illustrious Order of the Red Cross
  • Order of Malta
  • Order of the Temple

The "Chair Degrees" of York Rite masonry

  • Order of High Priesthood
  • Thrice Illustrious Master
  • Knight Crusader of the Cross
  • Sovereign Order of Knights Preceptor
  • Past Commanders Association

See also

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