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Jurisdictional Differences In Degree Title


The system of 32 degrees within the Scottish Rite carry differing names depending on the Jurisdiction in which they are conferred. Below is a table showing the subtle differences in name between Canada, The southern Jurisdiction of the USA, The northern Jurisdiction of the USA, and England & Wales.
 
Canada Southern Jurisdiction USA Northern Jurisdiction USA England & Wales
4 Secret Master 4 Secret Master 4 Secret Master 4 Secret Master
5 Perfect Master 5 Perfect Master 5 Perfect Master 5 Perfect Master
6 Intimate Secretary 6 Intimate Secretary 6 Intimate Secretary 6 Intimate Secretary
7 Provost & Judge 7 Provost & Judge 7 Provost & Judge 7 Provost & Judge
8 Intendant of the Building 8 Intendant of the Building 8 Intendant of the Building 8 Intendant of the Building
9 Elect of Nine 9 Elu of Nine 9 Master Elect of Nine 9 Elect of Nine
10 Elect of Twelve 10 Elu of Twelve 10 Master Elect of Fifteen 10 Elect of Fifteen
11 Elect of Fifteen 11 Elu of Fifteen 11 Sublime Master Elected 11 Sublime Elect
12 Grand Master Architect 12 Master Architect 12 Grand Master Architect 12 Grand Master Architect
13 Royal Arch of Solomon 13 The Royal Arch of Solomon 13 Master of the Ninth Arch 13 Royal Arch of Enoch
14 Grand Elect, Perfect and Sublime Mason 14 Perfect Elu 14 Grand Elect Mason 14 Grand Elect Perfect and Sublime Master
15 Knight of the East or Sword 15 Knight of the East, of the Sword or of the Eagle 15 Knight of the East 15 Knight of the Sword or of the East
16 Prince of Jerusalem 16 Prince of Jerusalem 16 Prince of Jerusalem 16 Prince of Jerusalem
17 Knight of the East and West 17 Knight of the East and West 17 Knight of the East and West 17 Knight of the East and West
18 Knight of the Rose Croix 18 Knight of the Rose Croix 18 Knight of the Rose Croix 18 Knight of the Pelican and the Eagle, and sovereign Prince Rose Croix of H.R.D.M.
19 Grand Pontiff 19 Grand Pontiff 19 Grand Pontiff 19 Grand Pontiff
20 Master Ad Vitam 20 Master of the Symbolic Lodge 20 Master Ad Vitam 20 Venarable Grand Master
21 Patriarch Noachite 21 Noachite, or Prussian Knight 21 Patriarch Noachite 21 Patriarch Noachite
22 Prince of Libanus 22 Knight royal Axe or Prince of Libanus 22 Prince of Libanus 22 Prince of Libanus
23 Chief of the Tabernacle 23 Chief of the Tabernacle 23 Chief of the Tabernacle 23 Chief of the Tabernacle
24 Prince of the Tabernacle 24 Prince of the Tabernacle 24 Prince of the Tabernacle 24 Prince of the Tabernacle
25 Knight of the Brazen Serpent 25 Knight of the Brazen Serpent 25 Knight of the Brazen Serpent 25 Knight of the Brazen Serpent
26 Prince of Mercy 26 Prince of Mercy or Scottish Trinitarian 26 Prince of Mercy 26 Prince of Mercy
27 Commander of the Temple 27 Knight Commander of the Temple 27 Commander of the Temple 27 Commander of the Temple
28 Knight of the Sun 28 Knight of the Sun, Prince Adept 28 Knight of the Sun 28 Knight of the Sun
29 Knight of St. Andrew 29 Scottish Knight of St. Andrew 29 Knight of St. Andrew 29 Knight of St. Andrew
30 Knight Kadosh 30 Knight Kadosh 30 Grand Elect Knight Kadosh 30 Grand Elected Knight K.H., knight of the Black and White Eagle
31 Inspector Inquisitor Commander 31 Inspector Inquisitor 31 Grand Inspector Inquisitor Commander 31 Grand Inspector Inquisitor Commander
32 Sublime Prince of the Royal Secret 32 Master of the Royal Secret 32 Sublime Prince of the Royal Secret 32 Sublime Prince of the Royal Secret

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