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  Order of the Eastern Star - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization in the world that both men and women can join.
The emblem of the Order is a five-pointed star, representing the Star of Bethlehem.
The Order is not to be confused with the Order of the Star of the East, a messianic organization created in 1911 by the Theosophical Society - Adyar and dissolved in 1929 by J.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Order_of_the_Eastern_Star   (630 words)

  
 Order of the Amaranth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is similar to the Order of the Eastern Star in many ways.
Like Eastern Star, members of the Order must be age 18 and older, men must be Master Masons and women must have specific relationships with Masons.
In the Order's teachings, the members are emphatically reminded of their duties to God, to their country and to their fellow beings.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Order_of_the_Amaranth   (414 words)

  
 About the Order of the Eastern Star
Eastern Star is a social order comprised of persons with spiritual values but it is not a religion.
Eastern Star strives to take good people and through uplifting and elevating associations of love and service, and through precept and example, build an Order which is truly dedicated to charity, truth and loving kindness.
The Order of the Eastern Star and the Masonic fraternity are highly rewarded by their support of and interest in these youth organizations.
www.mastermason.com /NorthRoyaltonOES/Pages/about.htm   (1181 words)

  
 History of the Order of the Eastern Star
The Order of the Eastern Star is an adoptive rite of Freemasonry with teachings based on the Bible and objectives that are charitable and benevolent.
Order of the Eastern Star, Georgiana Thomas Grand Chapter, Jurisdiction of the
On August 10, 1874, Thornton Andrew Jackson received the several degrees of the Rite of Adoption of the Order of the Eastern Star from Brother C.B. Case, a Deputy and agent of Illustrious Robert Macoy 33, Supreme Patron of the Rite of Adoption of the World.
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 SunCoast Florida Freemasonry Chapters of the Order of the Eastern Star   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The heart of the Eastern Star is in the subordinate or local Chapter.
Eastern Star is a social Order comprised of persons with deep religious convictions and spiritual values, but is not a religion.
MEANING OF The members of the Order of the Eastern Star are dedicated women and men who sincerely reflect the spirit of fraternal love and the desire to work together for good.
www.trowel.com /flamason/oes.htm   (823 words)

  
 Eastern Star - What Is It?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Order of the Eastern Star is comprised of 395 Chapters and is divided into 39 regional Districts within the State of New York.
Membership in the Order of the Eastern Star is open to women 18 years of age or older, as well as Master Masons in good standings in their Lodges.
Robert McCoy conceived the Order of the Eastern Star in 1850.
www.easternstar-ny.org /whatisny.htm   (1388 words)

  
 The Order of The Eastern Star
Rob Morris, the poet laureate of Masonry, conceived the Order of the Eastern Star in 1850.
The Order of the Eastern Star is not a religion, even though we are religious in character.
The Order of the Eastern Star provides us with a means of compassion and concern, not only for our fellow Sisters and Brothers in the Order of the Eastern Star, but to ourselves, our Country, and, our faith.
www.gcoesphanc.org /faq.htm   (1215 words)

  
 Order of the Eastern Star, Chapter #135, Vero Beach, Florida   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The history of the Eastern Star is divided into three Eras: The First Era extended from 1850 to 1866, under the leadership of Dr. Rob Morris, Poet Laureate of Masonry.
As to the real origin of Eastern Star Degrees in its Initiatory form, there is not the least shadow of doubt that the honor belongs to Dr. Rob Morris and its real origin comes under the First Era.
Eastern Star members from around the world have visited our Chapter and we always love to have as many visitors to our chapter as possible.
www.orgsites.com /fl/vero-oes   (677 words)

  
 Order of the Eastern Star   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest woman's fraternal organization in the world to which both men and women may belong.
The first requirement for membership in The Order of The Eastern Star of New Jersey is a relationship to a member of the Masonic Fraternity.
The Order of The Eastern Star is not a religion.
www.njoes.com /aboutus.html   (885 words)

  
 Order of Eastern Star   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Eastern Star is a social Order comprised of persons with religious convictions and spiritual values, but is not a religion.
Eastern Star strives to take good people and through uplifting and elevating associati9ns of love and service, and through precept and example, to build an order which is truly dedicated to Charity, Truth and Loving Kindness.
The heart of the Eastern Star is in the local Chapter.
www.vtfreemasons.org /oes   (397 words)

  
 The Order of The Eastern Star
Dr. Rob Morris, the poet laureate of Masonry, conceived the Order of the Eastern Star in 1850.
The Order of the Eastern Star provides support to members of the Rainbow for Girls (ages 11 through 21) and Job's Daughters (ages 11 through 20).
The purpose of these youth groups is to train these fine young citizens to be leaders in the community and to be future members and leaders in the Order of the Eastern Star.
www.calodges.org /no297/oes131.htm   (1349 words)

  
 Past Sessions - Order of the Eastern Star - Wisconsin Grand Chapter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The 25th Anniversary of the Order in Wisconsin was observed with a special banquet and outstanding entertainment at the Scottish Rite Cathedral.
During World War I all members of the Order who were in the service of our country were exempt from the payment of dues and the Subordinate Chapters did not have to pay per capita tax for them.
A new health Care Center was built at Dousman and the Order of the Eastern Star of Wisconsin funded one wing.
www.wisconsinoes.org /history/PastSearch.html   (909 words)

  
 :: Grand Chapter of Nebraska - Order of the Eastern Star ::
Robert Morris, the poet laureate of Masonry, founded this Order using beautiful and inspiring biblical examples of heroic conduct and moral values to portray the noble principles which should adorn the personal lives of Eastern Stars.
The magnitude of the Order has grown beyond the fondest dreams of its founder - conclusive evidence of its need, its worth and its value to society.
The members of the Order of Eastern Star are dedicated women and men who sincerely reflect the spirit of fraternal love, and the desire to work together for good.
neoes.org /oes.html   (770 words)

  
 General Grand Chapter
The Order of the Eastern Star is a Masonically-related fraternity of women and men dedicated to charity, truth and loving kindness.
Eastern Star proudly support young women`s organizations such as Job`s Daughters and Rainbow Girls.
The Eastern Star is also a social organization with frequent formal events and ceremonies.
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 Grand Chapter of South Carolina Order of The Eastern Star
This order is comprised of people with deep religious convictions and spiritual values, open to all faiths except no faith.
Although not a part of the Masonic fraternity, membership is based on a Masonic affiliation or relationship, a belief in God and a desire to acquire additional knowledge and for self improvement.
The degrees of the Order of the Eastern Star teach lessons of fidelity, constancy, loyalty, faith and love.
www.scoes.org   (206 words)

  
 Why no Christian woman should join Order of the Eastern Star
Star meetings, like Lodge meetings, consist of opening the meeting with much waving of rods and banners and the singing of hymns.
The people who put the order together back in the 19th century relied upon the familiarity with Matthew 2:2 as a common "Christmas verse." However, in light of the satanic symbolism involved in the OES, we need to look for another layer of meaning applied to that verse of scripture.
She may not know it, but in bowing before the altar of the Star, the inverted pentagram of Baphomet, she has surrendered herself (however innocently) to the gods of Masonry.
www.chick.com /bc/1991/easternstar.asp   (789 words)

  
 Happy Glass Fraternal - Eastern Star Jewelry & Gifts from Happy Glass   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Eastern Star is a charitable organization dedicated to charity, truth and loving kindness.
We believe it was our beautiful STAR in the EAST that led the Wisemen to the manager where Jesus was born.
Star point emblems on each star point and star point flowers on each star rays.
www.happyglassfraternal.com /EasternStar.html   (2282 words)

  
 eBay - order of ..., Militaria, Historical Memorabilia items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
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 HISTORY OF THE GOLDEN STATE GRAND CHAPTER - ORDER OF THE EASTERN STAR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Golden State Grand Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star was organized in California in 1873 by Bro.
The Order of the Eastern Star is an organization of substance and purpose.
The Golden State Grand Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star is a constitutional donor to the City of Hope, the NAACP, and the United Negro College Fund.
www.mwphglch.org /OES/GSGCHST.htm   (1082 words)

  
 ORDER OF THE EASTERN STAR
The growth and prosperity of this order was no doubt conducive to the formation of the Huntertown Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star.
Much of the credit for founding this fine order for girls should go to HAZEL REITHMILLER of Fort Wayne, District Director of Jobs Daughters, and to VELMA SHANK who was Worthy Matron, and also MARY ELLEN SIBLE and RANDALL HOUSER, who were selected as their first Guardian and Associate Guardian.
It would seem in order to state that CORA MYERS, one of our 50-year members is a most devoted one.
www.huntertownhistoricalsoc.org /order_of_the_eastern_star.htm   (1221 words)

  
 Order of the Eastern Star, Battlefords
Robert Morris, was the Master Builder of the Order of the Eastern Star.
In 1867 and 1868, Robert Macoy compiled and published a Ritual which led to the organization of the Chapters of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Eastern Star is benevolent and charitable in its actions, raising millions of dollars annually throughout the world for projects that benefit all mankind.
www.ioniclodge31.webcentre.ca /oes1.html   (437 words)

  
 Eastern Star - Grand Chapter of Wisconsin
Order of the Eastern Star - Wisconsin Grand Chapter
The Order of the Eastern Star, is the largest fraternal organization in the world to which both men and women may belong.
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 Rolla Chapter #176 - Order of the Eastern Star
Rolla Chapter #176 - Order of the Eastern Star
The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization in the world to which men and women may belong.
Though its teachings are based on the Holy Bible, the Order of the Eastern Star espouses no religion, and is neither secret nor political.
www.geocities.com /rolla_oes_176   (135 words)

  
 The Order of the Eastern Star   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Although governed internationally by General Grand Chapter, there is a Grand Chapter overseeing affairs of the Order within New Brunswick.
It is an Order teaching the highest principles of friendship and fidelity as well as moral social virtues.
Eastern Star means you do not have to be alone.
www.nbmf.org /grchoes   (173 words)

  
 Freemasonry
The Shrine is openly evocative of Arab culture and the “shrine” in Masonry is the sacred shrine of Islam in Mecca.
The Order Knights Templar is conferred in the Order of the Temple.
The Order of Knights Templar inevitably degenerated, and some are believed to have engaged in the practice of Phallicism, or sex worship, and Satanism ~ venerating Baphomet, the idol of Luciferians.
www.holygrail-church.fsnet.co.uk /Freemasonry.htm   (2845 words)

  
 OES Home
If you are looking for one of the other "Eastern Stars" try checking our Links Page.
One, we hope to be able to help those who have an interest in the Eastern Star find out more about it and how to join.
Eastern Star Members will rise to the occasion for relief efforts of our Sisters and Brothers and their families.
www.easternstar.org /welcome.html   (351 words)

  
 The FATAL Flaw
At this point you may protest and say that the Star is based on biblical stories and that the star of the altar is intended to represent the "star in the east" mentioned in Mt.2:2 which heralded the birth of Jesus.
First of all, the star of Bethlehem could not have been an "eastern star," since most biblical expositors agree that the magi came from the east, and that therefore a star over Judea would be in the western sky to their viewpoint.
Sirius is the "Dog Star", the first star to rise in the east in the latitudes of Egypt.
www.saintsalive.com /freemasonry/fatal.htm   (1616 words)

  
 Utah Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star
The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal order in the world to which both men
The Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star of Utah
Copyright 2005 Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star of Utah, Inc.
www.utahoes.org   (276 words)

  
 Order of the Eastern Star - District 5
Order of the Eastern Star - District 5
The Order of The Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization in the world to which both men and women belong.
We are a very active group supporting both local and provincial charities with funds raised at internal and community events.
www3.sympatico.ca /oes.district5   (148 words)

  
 About OES
The founder of the Order was Dr. Robert Morris, a lawyer and educator from Boston, Massachusetts, who was a Master Mason and Past Grand Master of Kentucky.
Morris intended his creation to become a female branch of Freemasonry, but he failed to overcome the great opposition this idea engendered.
Interestingly enough, The Order of the Eastern Star requires only the belief in a Supreme Being even though the degrees are based in both the Old and New Testaments.
www.cantonfreemasons.com /about_oes.htm   (311 words)

  
 Order of the Eastern Star Tujunga Chapter 445
Order of the Eastern Star Tujunga Chapter 445
the Eastern Star in addition to the friends and fun we share.
It is in confidence and the matter is resolved without the hurt feelings that would result from a fl cube.
www.calodges.org /no592/OESTujunga.html   (1394 words)

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