top of page

Thu, Mar 17

|

Embassy Suites

2022 JOHN G. JONES GRAND SESSION

Looking forward to welcome and fellowship with all our Masonic families!

Tickets Are Not on Sale
See other events
2022 JOHN G. JONES GRAND SESSION
2022 JOHN G. JONES GRAND SESSION

Time & Location

Mar 17, 2022, 8:00 PM – Mar 20, 2022, 12:00 PM

Embassy Suites, 4914 Constitution Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA

About the event

                                                                                                          Proclamation

                                                                                               Annual Grand Session

                                                                                    March 17, 2022 – March 20, 2022

                                                                                               Baton Rouge, Louisiana

                                                                                              THEME: CONTRIBUTION

                                                                                                          Mathew 5:16

“In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your                                Father who is in heaven.”

Greetings! Salutations in the name of The Grand Architect of the Universe

To the Grand Officers, Worshipful Masters, Worthy Matrons, and members holding allegiance to The Most Worshipful John G. Jones Grand Lodge Ancient Free & Accepted Masons of Louisiana, Queen Moremi Grand Chapter of Louisiana, Order of the Eastern Star, and all Grand Lodges and Chapters family and friends.

WHEREAS, the bylaws statues of The Most Worshipful John G. Jones Grand Lodge Ancient Free & Accepted Masons of Louisiana, Article 16 provides that this Grand Lodge shall meet in its regular Annual Session, in the City of Lafayette, LA, each year, or in any other city in Louisiana. The Grand Master shall have the power to change the time and place of meeting of the Grand Lodge, in case of development of conditions not known at the time or regular appointment. A fifteen (15) days’ notice shall be given to all Lodges throughout the jurisdiction of the change. Please be advised that Registration is MANDATORY for all members, regardless of attendance.

BE IT THEREFORE KNOWN, pursuant to the masonic laws, I, Most Worshipful Olugbenga J. Shomade, 33rd, Grand Master do summon all Grand Lodge Officers Past and Present, all Worshipful Masters, Past Masters, Senior Wardens, Junior Wardens, All Brothers of the Craft, and all members with Auxiliary Degrees in good standing with Most Worshipful John G. Jones Grand Lodge Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Louisiana are to assemble with this Grand Body at our Annual Session on March 17, 2022 through March 20, 2022. This will be held at the EMBASSY SUITES Hotel, located at 4914 Constitution Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808. All members are to be present in full Masonic and Auxiliary Degree attire.

BE IT THEREFORE KNOWN that All Sisters of the Order of the Eastern Star are to assemble with this Grand Body at our Annual Session on March 17, 2022, through March 22, 2022. This will be held at the EMBASSY SUITES Hotel, located at 4914 Constitution Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808. All members are to be present in full OES attire.

All visiting Grand Masters & Grand Matrons need not to Register.

REGALIA:

AFFILIATED     WITH

The General     Grand Masonic Congress

Of the Most     Worshipful Grand Masters of the United States of America

Organized in     Washington D.C., 1847. Revised 1889, Cleveland, Ohio.

Brothers of the Craft must dress in Black suit, White shirt, Black bowtie, White Gloves, White apron trimmed in Blue and Black shoes. Grand Officers should wear the Regalia of their office and Worshipful Master should wear the Regalia of their office.   Sisters of the Order, All White (Fezzes, Sash, Gloves)

BE IT THEREFORE KNOWN, the order of events is as followed:

THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2022

Meet & Greet

8:00 PM - 10:30 PM

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2022

Registration/Check-in

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

&

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Opening of The Most of Worshipful John G Jones Grand Lodge

2022 Annual Grand Session

Joint Meeting

Reading of Minutes

10:00 – 11:30 AM

Labor to Refreshment

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

AUXILIARY DEGREE

Joppa Lodge of Perfection

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Imhotep Royal Arch

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Mt. Moriah Knights Templar

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Mid – Break

4:00PM – 4:30PM

O.J. Shomade Grand Consistory

4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Fez Nobles of the Mystic Shrine

5:30PM – 6:30 PM

O.E.S

Lunch

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Queen Moremi Grand Chapter

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Amaranth

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Heroines of Jericho

4:00PM - 6:00 PM

PARTY in DA BOOT - Sexy & Savage

8:00 PM – 12:00 AM

$10 admission Fee

SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2022

Registration 7:30 AM – 8:45 AM

Grand Session Joint Meeting

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Labor to Refreshment

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Split Session

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Other Activities

3:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Grand Master’s Banquet

7:30 PM – 10:00PM

After Party Hour

Sneaker Ball

10:00PM – 1:00AM

Dress Code: >>>>>>>>>>> - Formal

Color: Navy Blue, Gold & White

SUNDAY, MARCH 20, 2022

Sunday Service

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Travel & Check Out

BE IT THEREFORE KNOWN that the registration cost for this event is $100.00 and is MANDATORY for all members. All checks, drafts, and money orders must be made payable to Most Worshipful John G Jones Grand Lodge. All payments and registration forms must be submitted in person or mailed to P. O. Box 93734, Lafayette, LA 70509

All Members must register NO LATER THAN February 01st, 2022.

For Registration

Please, Register Online at https://www.johngjonesgl.org/event Follow the Register now link and make payment for Registration on DONATE.

OR

Contact:

RW Glenn Dyer @ 3372889060

Registration Start December 10, 2021

Deadline for Registration is March 01, 2022

Additional Banquet Tickets can be purchased for guests at a cost of $40.00 per ticket.

Hotel Accommodation Information

Hotel Reservations: For reservation contact:

EMBASSY SUITES Hotel,

4914 Constitution Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70808.

225-924-6566

https://www.hilton.com/en/attend-my-event/btrcses-jj5-95ca7820-b735-44e7-91ad-e50aa65efefc/

CODE NAME: JJ5

Room Rates: King $109.00 Double $119.00 includes free breakfast and an evening beverage.

All members who are financial with both their subordinate Lodge, Chapter and the Grand Lodge are entitled to attend and witness the proceedings. All members must register through their Lodge/Chapter, whether attending or not. Please follow all guidelines presented in said proclamation.

According to bylaws statues of The Most Worshipful John G Jones Grand Lodge Ancient Free & Accepted Masons of Louisiana, Article 74, Section I, It is very paramount that members attends the Annual Grand Session, Those Lodges/Chapters not in compliance shall be fined. As always govern yourselves accordingly.

We are more than grateful to you for having the confidence in us to serve you, and we humbly pledge ourselves to continue devoting our services and efforts to fulfill the duties and our obligations to this Grand Old Order. With help and support, we will continue to move forward in doing great things.

We are preparing for a great Grand Session for our jurisdiction this year. Fraternal Brothers and Sisters are coming throughout the State for this joyful occasion. In addition, Brothers and Sisters across the USA will be in attendance. This Grand Body welcomes them, your family, and other distinguished guest.

BE IT THEREFORE KNOWN, This Proclamation is to be read in its entirety in every meeting until the date of the Annual Session without exception.

Done under my hand and the Great Seal of Most Worshipful John G Jones Grand Lodge of Louisiana, to affix hereto, this 10th day of December 2021.

Fraternally Submitted,

Wbro. Ruselle Solomon                                                                                                   M.W Olugbenga J. Shomade 33rd

Grand Secretary                                                                                                                                M.W Grand Master

Share this event

bottom of page