Sovereign Grand Inspector General, 33º


Dit amerikaanse rituaal dateert uit de tweede helft van de negentiende eeuw.

Signs. (1) Cross the arms on the breast, bend the head and the body forward, kneel on both knees.

(2) Draw the sword from its scabbard, and place the left hand on the heart.

There is no Grip in this Degree.

Knocks. Eleven by 5, 3, 1 and 2.

Insignia. Tunic of crimson silk with golden stars, a sun in precious stones; a white sash with heavy golden fringe, a white ribbon bordered with gold; on the front is embroidered a silver delta surrounded by a golden halo. The jewel is a regular pentagon.

Pass words. (1) DE MOLAY; reply HIRAM ABIF. (2) FREDERICK; reply OF PRUSSIA.

Grand Pass word or Sacred word. MI­CHAMICHAK BEALIM ADONAI (who is equal to you, among the great lords?)