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Many character-building lessons taught by the Order of the Eastern Star stem from biblical stories such as those from the Book of Ruth and the Book of Esther, many of which focus on loyalty and bravery in the face of har... More »

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The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization in the world to which both men and women may belong. It was established in 1850 by lawyer, educator and noted Freemason, Rob Morris. Although its basis ... More »

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The five points of the Order of the Eastern Star are female biblical figures that are associated with a color, a cardinal feminine virtue and, in some cases, a season of the year. The first point is Adah, Jephtah's daugh... More »

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The Order of the Eastern Star initiation process involves sending a petition to apply for membership, whereupon the chapter's members vote on whether to accept the applicant. Once the application is approved, the person ... More »

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The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization in the world to which both men and women may belong. It was established in 1850 by lawyer, educator and noted Freemason, Rob Morris. Although its basis ... More »

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Men must be masons to become members of the Order of The Eastern Star. Women desiring membership must have masonic affiliation with a living or dead mason whose membership is or was in good standing; this includes wives,... More »

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The five points of the Order of the Eastern Star are female biblical figures that are associated with a color, a cardinal feminine virtue and, in some cases, a season of the year. The first point is Adah, Jephtah's daugh... More »

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