Prince Hall Recognition Canada -- Essentials 2008.08.13


The 10 Canada-based CGMNA GLs recognize the following PHA GLs:


GLAB: PHCT + "All PHA Regular"

GLBC: PHWA PHCT PHOR PHON + "Blanket Recognition Policy"

GLMB: PHCT PHOR PHMN + "All PHA Regular"

GLNB: PHON PHCT

GLNL: PHON PHWA PHMN PHCT + "will seek recognition from other PHA"

GLNS: PHON PHCT PHAB + "All PHA Regular"

GLON: PHON

GLPE: PHMA PHCT + "All PHA Regular" == inter-visitation with all PHA

GLQC: PHON PHCT PHOR PHCO + "All PHA Regular"

GLSK: PHCT PHCO + "Will recognize PHA GLs on request, if UGLE-recognized."


The 2 Canada-based PHA GLs are recognized by the following non-PHA GLs:


PHON: GLNB GLQC GLNS GLBC GLNL GLON; GLAZ; GLAUQ GLAUW GLPER

PHAB: GLNS; GLAUQ GLAUW


This list: http://tsmr.org/papers/pha.ca.essentials.html

More detailed summary: http://tsmr.org/papers/pha.ca.summary.html

Prince Hall Recognition Information: http://tsmr.org/ph.html

Prince Hall Membership Statistics: http://tsmr.org/phamem.html

Codes for Provinces , States and Countries ; AUstralia: N Q S T V W.

GL="Grand Lodge" PH="Prince Hall (Grand Lodge)" PHA="Prince Hall Affiliation"

CGMNA="Conference of Grand Masters of Masons in North America"

"CGMNA", "mainstream", and "predominantly white" have similar meanings.

A term such as "PHFL" refers to the Prince Hall (affiliated) Grand Lodge based in Florida.  Its official title, abbreviation, and jurisdiction may differ.


PHR 2008-08-13

Toronto Society for Masonic Research