2019 Grand York Rite Session

January 7, 2019

 Dear Brothers, Companions and Sir Knights,

Our Most Excellent Grand High Priest, Richard Ronald Petty, Jr., Most Illustrious Grand Master, David Andrew Lacy, and Right Eminent Grand Commander, Ralph Burks Taylor, extend their fraternal greetings.   With these greetings they invite all York Rite members to the 2019 Grand York Rite Convocations, located in the Grand Lodge Building of Tennessee at 100 7th Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37203, on March 25th through March 27th.

2019 Convocations are:

  • 190th Annual Convocation of the Grand Chapter – Opens, receives, introduces guests, and conducts business at 8:00 AM, Monday, March 25th.
  • 169th Annual Assembly of the Grand Council – Opens, receives and introduces guests from 1:00 PM Monday, March 25th .
  • 158th Annual Conclave of the Grand Commandery – Opens, receives and introduces guests at from 8:00 AM Tuesday, March 26th.

For your convenience, we are attaching the following:

Grand Session Schedule

Hotel reservation Form

Meal Order Form


We look forward to greeting you at the Grand Sessions. It is our sincere wish that you will honor us with your presence.


Best rate parking will be at the Nashville Public Library Parking Garage located on 6th Ave N. and 7th Ave N. between Church and Commerce Streets.  (One block from Grand Lodge Building). For out-of-state guest, please report to the Grand York Rite Office for your out of state credentials.


Jerry D. Tucker

Grand Secretary/Recorder