The Ancient and Accepted Rite


The Ancient and Accepted Rite
(‘Rose Croix’)
Membership of this Christian Masonic Order (usually known as the ‘Rose Croix’) is open to any Brother who has been a Master Mason for at least one year and wishes to expand his Masonic knowledge beyond the three Degrees of Craft Masonry. He must be prepared to sign a Petition and Obligation of Allegiance in the prescribed format declaring that he professes the Trinitarian Christian Faith, i.e. a belief in God as Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

The Order is governed by The Supreme Council 33° of the Ancient and Accepted Rite for England and Wales and its Districts and Chapters Overseas from its headquarters at: 10 Duke Street, St James’s, London SW1Y 6BS (See website at:

The District of Middlesex is in the care of an Inspector General, Very Illustrious Brother Dr. Robert Bethel 33°, and currently comprises 16 Chapters meeting as follows: –

Meeting Chapter Name No.
At Harrow: Herga 280
Byron 370
Argus 858
Pax Vobiscum 900
At Southgate: Leeson 21
Southgate 674
At Twickenham: St. Christopher 274
Centenary 377
All Hallows 460
Matthew Arnold 533
Eighteenth Milestone 727
Cubic Stone 848
Undivided Trinity 888
Middlesex Sovereigns 1063
Concorde 1101
At Uxbridge: Serenity 696

For further details about membership of the Order in one of the above Chapters, please contact the District Recorder: –

Illustrious Brother Christopher J. Weeks 32°
25 The Ridgeway, Ruislip, Middlesex HA4 8QP
Telephone: 01895 624677 and E-mail: