PRIORY NEWS

Priory of St. King Charles the Martyr
Grand Registrar Chev. David M. Schorn, GCTJ, GMTJ

The Priory of St. King Charles the Martyr held a Convent and Investiture with promotions and awards, at the Nativity Lutheran Church at 1300 Collingwood Road, Alexandria, VA 22308, at 4:00 PM on Saturday, October 26, 2019.

The following individual was invested:
Antwain A. Thomas

The following individual was authorized to be promoted to the rank indicated at this event:
CAPT Rev Chev Wollom Allen Jensen, D.A. - (CTJ)

The following individuals were authorized the following awards:
CDR Chev Pavlos Kaltsas - Long & Faithful - Gold
Chev Douglas Sheldon Kinney - Long & Faithful - Gold
LTC Chev Mark George Hartell - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev Melvin Preston Howard, Jr. - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev Manos E. Megagiannis - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev Michael Frank Sheary - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev Llewellyn Morgan Toulmin, Ph.D. - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev James Leland Wallace - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev James Manuel Bayne - Long & Faithful - Bronze
Chvse Jennifer Ellen London, Ph.D. - Long & Faithful - Bronze
Capt Chev Anton Xavier Malkowski - Long & Faithful - Bronze
Chev Paolo Nannetti, Ph.D. - Long & Faithful - Bronze
Chev David Todd Niccolini - Long & Faithful - Bronze
Col Chev Christopher Allen Roosa - Long & Faithful - Bronze
Col Chev Francis Xavier Ryan, CPA - Long & Faithful - Bronze
LTC Chev Kurt Laing Struder - Long & Faithful - Bronze
Chev Eugene T. Toby - Long & Faithful - Bronze
Chev Michael Lawrence Travis - Long & Faithful - Bronze

Officiating at the Investiture was Grand Chancellor, Chevalier Jeffrey P. Agnes, GCTJ, GMTJ.

Priory of St. Vincent
Grand Secretary, Chev. Ian C. Good, GOTJ

The Priory of St. Vincent held a Convent and Investiture with promotions and awards, at the St. Thaddeus Episcopal Church, 125 Pendleton St. SW, Aiken, SC 29801, at 3:00 PM, on Saturday, November 9, 2019.

The following individuals were invested:
Lucy Merrill Duncan
Patricia Ann Duncan
Michael L. Written
Douglas E. Wyatt

The following individuals were authorized to be promoted to the rank indicated at this event:
Chev David W. Botsko - (KCTJ)
Chev Craig T. Dutremble - (KCTJ)
Chev Julian M. Young - (KCTJ)

The following individuals were authorized the following awards:
Chev Edwin S. Farley - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev Philip H. McGee, Ed.D. - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev John P. Grahm - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chvse Margaret C. Graham - Long & Faithful - Bronze
Chev Philip H. McGee, Ed.D. - Achievement Medal
Chvse Shandi S. Botsko - Commendation Medal
Chev Edwin S. Farley - Commendation Medal
Chvse Mary M. Griffin - Meritorious Service Medal
Chev David Allen Botsko, Ph.D. - Legion of Merit

The following individual was authorized to be inducted into the National Order of Merit:
Chev David Allen Botsko, Ph.D. - (GOTJ)

Officiating at the Investiture was Grand Prior, CAPT Chevalier Clayton Michael Kemmerer, GCTJ, GMTJ.

Priory of The Light
Grand Registrar Chev. David M. Schorn, GCTJ, GMTJ

The Priory of The Light held a Convent and Investiture with promotions and awards, and with a change of command, at the Franciscan Renewal Center, 5802 East Lincoln Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85253, On Saturday, November 9, 2019.

The following individuala were invested:
Gloria Jean Fobes
† LTC Ramon Daniel Fobes
Richard Samuel Hewson
Keith Bernard Perry
Cameron Stewart Richmond
Jennifer Michelle Richmond, R.N.

The following individuals were authorized to be promoted to the rank indicated at this event:
Chev John Clinton Graves, Sr. - (KCTJ)
Chev Timothy Gary Blake - (GOTJ)
Chev John William Carden - (GOTJ)

The following individuals were authorized the following awards:
Chev David G. Peters - Meritorious Service Award
Chev Timothy Gary Blake - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev Kurtis Paul Orcutt - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev John William Carden - Long & Faithful - Bronze

The following individuals were authorized to be inducted into the National Order of Merit:
Capt Chvse Doris Ann Smith, R.N. - (CMTJ)
MSgt Chev Darrell Andrew Smith - (CMTJ)

Officiating at the Convent was Grand Treasurer, Chevalier Joseph A. Auteri, GCTJ.

Priory of The Delaware
Grand Registrar Chev. David M. Schorn, GCTJ, GMTJ

The Priory of The Delaware held a Convent with awards, at the Christ Episcopal Church Dover, 501 South State Street, Dover, DE 19903, at 5:00 PM on Saturday, January 11, 2020.

The following individuals were authorized the following awards:
Chvse Kristin Kimball Jones - Long & Faithful - Silver
Chev George Allen Jones - Long & Faithful - Silver
Lt Chev William Randolph Foote - Long & Faithful - Silver
LtCol Chev Tenney Hall Wheatley, Jr. - Long & Faithful - Gold
COL Chev Lloyd Edward Cavey, Jr. - Long & Faithful - Gold

There were no authorized promotions at this event.

Officiating at the Convent was Grand Inspector, Chevalier Kenneth M. Kinelski, GCTJ.

 

February 2020
Regular publication of SMOTJ GPUSA

In This Issue

  Words from the Grand Prior

  Ecumenical

  Doc's Corner

  The Church

  The Chuckwagon Dinner

  FRRME

  Security Training

  Member Networking

  Priory News

  GPUSA Calendar




"Little Things" from the Priory of St. David of Wales in New England


"The Spectrum" from the Priory of The Light


"Confrere" from the Commandery of the Virgin Mary.


The SMOTJ website contains a collection of well-written articles which you might find enlightening. Please visit the News page. Then see the new article on A Christian Crisis in Gaza and the West Bank.

Also check out SMOTJ's Web Magazine Abraham's Tent for additional reading material.








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