Order of St. Thomas of Acon

This is one of the newest masonic orders at this moment. It was founded in 1974 in England and has at this time 25 local Chapels in England, one in Wales, one in Canada and two in the United States. The order has about 600 (late 2001) members, of which live two in the Netherlands. The order has only one working degree.

Requirements for admission is a membership of the Order of the Temple and of St. John of Jerusalem.
The theme of this order is the history of Thomas à Becket and the chapel that is built in his memory in Acon in the Holy Land.