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About Us

About Us

The Order of DeMolay is an organization dedicated to preparing young men to lead successful, happy, and productive lives. Basing its approach on timeless principles and practical, hands-on experience, DeMolay opens doors for young men aged 12 to 21 by developing the civic awareness, personal responsibility and leadership skills so vitally needed in society today. […]

Youth Protection

Youth Protection Maryland DeMolay takes protecting our young people very seriously. Whether it take the form of abuse or some other act, DeMolay has a Zero Tolerance policy with this issue. Youth Protection is all about making sure that DeMolay continues to be a safe and positive place for all of our members to learn, […]

Jacques DeMolay

Jacques DeMolay

  The namesake of the Order of DeMolay was probably born in Molay, Haute-Saône, in the county of Burgundy, at the time a territory ruled by Otto III as part of the Holy Roman Empire, and in modern times in the area of Franche-Comté, northeastern France. around the year 1244. At the age of 21, […]

Chapter Officers Duties

Chapter Officers Duties

Chapters A local DeMolay body is known as a Chapter and is headed by the Master Councilor. The Master Councilor is elected by members of his Chapter. The Master Councilor is assisted in his duties by a Senior Councilor and a Junior Councilor. The Senior Councilor is usually considered to be next in line as […]

DeMolay International

DeMolay International

The Order of DeMolay, now DeMolay International, was founded in 1919 by Frank Sherman Land, a successful businessman and Master Mason in Kansas City, Missouri. During World War I Land became concerned with the plight of young men who had lost their fathers during the war. After meeting with a fatherless boy, Louis C. Lower, […]

Maryland DeMolay

Maryland DeMolay

By the early 1920’s Master Masons throughout the United States saw how important the Order of DeMolay was becoming to young men and wanted to bring this new organization home to their state. In 1921 Mother Chapter from Kansas City, Missouri traveled East of the Mississippi River to institute new chapters and, at the urging […]

Obligatory Days

Obligatory Days

DeMolays are required, unless extenuating circumstances, to participate in what are referred to as “Obligatory Days”, where a chapter usually holds some sort of program in observance of such. The seven Obligatory Days are: Patriot’s Day – A day in which chapters commemorate the country, founding fathers, and past and current military in recognition of patriotism, […]

Contact Us

Contact Us

Email at: infomddemolay@gmail.com Address: Maryland DeMolay PO Box 724 Reisterstown, Md. 21136