In March this year we created the Priory of St.
Mary the Virgin and we also created a Preceptory in Slovakia it is called
the Preceptory of St. Andrew.
We will be opening new Preceptories in the Czech Republic and one in the
Slovac Republic, this shows that the Order is alive and well and
that great interest is being shown to us.
We also have two Roman
Catholic Priests in Slovakia, they assist us in Prague by saying Mass at
We have a Preceptorie in Hamilton near Glasgow
and we have decided to open a Preceptorie in Edinburgh so if you come from
Edinburgh or near and wish to join then please contact us,
please remember we are strictly a Non Masonic
THE AUTONOMOUS GRAND PRIORY OF SCOTLAND
We are proud to inform you that In the hands of
the the Grand Prior today we have a copy of what is known as the "
Edinburgh Rule " written by Johannes Michaelensis who is thought to be
Scottish, this is the 10th one in existance and was written in 1128.
John Michael ( His proper name ) was the scribe of the document by order of
the council and of the venerable father Bernard Abbot of Clairvaux as the
The Order of the Temple was in 1128 given a set of
Rules deliberated over at a meeting referred to as the council of Troyes by
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux. Nine copies of these hand written rules have
known to survive and are still in existence up to this day. They are
referred to as the primitive rule, the Latin rule, the French rule, and the
Catalan Rule (Catalan rule being written at a later date).
Expelled from the Order
In March this year 2018 we had to expell our so called Treasurer
for disobaying Orders and not keeping our books properly and other actions
not befitting a Knight Templar.
We have also in
April this year expelled our Cleric from the Order for disobaying the Rules
of the Order and other matters not befitting a