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Name the Officers of the Bethel

Honored Queen, Senior Princess, Junior Princess, Guide, Marshal, Chaplain, Treasurer, Recorder, Jr. Custodian, Sr. Custodian, 1st., 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th Messengers, Inner Guard, Outer Guard, Musician, Librarian
What are the duties of the Inner Guard?
to respond to warnings from outside and to give your orders to the outer guard
What are the duties of the Outer Guard?
to prevent interruptions during Bethel Meetings and with permission admit only those who are qualified
What are the duties of the Jr. Custodian?
to assist the Marshal in caring for the properties of the bethel and to assist the Jr. Princess during the Ceremony of Initiation
any other duties assigned to me by the HQ
What are the duties of the Sr. Custodian?
to assist the Marshal in caring for the properties of the bethel and to assist the Sr. Princess during the Ceremony of Initiation
any other duties assigned to me by the HQ
What are the duties of the 1st Messenger?
Assist the Jr. Princess in the ceremony of the First Epoch (A)
What are the duties of the 2nd Messenger?
Assist the Jr. Princess in the ceremony of the First Epoch (B)
What are the duties of the 3rd Messenger?
Assist the Sr. Princess in the ceremony of the Second Epoch (A)
What are the duties of the 4th Messenger?
Assist the Sr. Princess in the ceremony of the Second Epoch (B)

What are the duties of the 5th Messenger?

Assist the Honored Queen in the ceremony of the Third Epoch
What are the duties of the Librarian
encourage a desire for good literature, arts and sciences.
What are the duties of the Musician
duty to preside at the instrument during the musical part of our ceremonies
What are the duties of the Recorder
To record the minutes of the Bethel
To assist the Guardian Secretary in receiving money due to the Bethel and turn it over to the Bethel Treasurer and the Guardian Treasurer
What are the duties of the Treasurer
to read the Treasurers report at each meeting and to assist the Guardian Treasurer in receiving the Bethel money from the Recorder
What are the duties of the Chaplain
To attend at the alter during the devotions of the Bethel and to communicate the Obligation to Pilgrims
What are the duties of the Marshal
To present the Flag of our Country
To be in charge of the properties of the Bethel
to assist the guide in the performance of her duties
What are the duties of the Guide
to escort distinguished visitors
to conduct the Pilgrims through the ceremony of initiation
What are the duties of the Jr. Princess
To preside during the ceremony of the First Epoch
What are the duties of the Sr. Princess?
To preside during the ceremony of the Second Epoch
What are the duties of the Honored Queen?
To carefully plan and preside during all meetings of the Bethel
to require an orderly procedure at all times
to avoid favoritism and partiality
to exercise a general supervision over Bethel activities
How many officers are there in a Bethel?
19 Officers

Who is the Founder of Jobs Daughters?

Ethel T. Wead Mick
What is our name?
Jobs Daughters International
When was Job's Daughters Founded?
1920

What years was the Ritual Revised?

1934
1944
1954
1974
1989
2011

When was the Ritual Adopted
1921
When is Ethel T. Wead Mick Birthday?
March 9, 1881
When did Ethel T. Wead Mick Die?
February 21, 1957
The meeting place is called
Bethel
What does Bethel mean?
Holy Place

What do Officers and Choir wear?

Grecian robes similar to those worn in the days of Job.

What does the Official Regalia represent?
Represents a forward, upward and onward trend toward higher ideals.
What is Job's Daughters based off of?
The 42 Chapter, 15th Verse of the Book of Job
What does the 42 Chapter, 15th Verse of the Book of Job tell us?
"In all the land were no women found so fair as the daughters of Job, and their father gave them inheritance among their brethren"
Who gives us our heritage?
Master Masons
What is the Attitude of Prayer?
Attitude of prayer is assumed by bowing the head slightly and placing the open hands palm to palm, fingers together, pointing upward, forearms following the line of the cord, elbows close to body
When do Daughters assume and release the Attitude of Prayer?
When the chaplain does, unless the Ritual specifies otherwise.
Who else can assume the Attitude of Prayer?
Majority Members
When should official regalia of the order be worn? and by who?
All meetings of the Bethel and for Ceremony of Installation

All officers and choir members
How is the crown worn?
no more than 1" (2.5 cm) from the back of the hairline, no part of the crown shall be covered by the hair.
When can Officers carry Flowers, Bibles, or any other objects?
Only during the Ceremony of Installation
When can the officers NOT carry Flowers, Bibles, or any other objects??
During the Opening or Retiring Marches
What is the Rap of the Order?
The rap of our Order is FOUR distinct raps (knocks).
Who does the Rap of the Order?
It is given by the Inner Guard and Outer Guard when attending at the door and by the Guide during Initiation
Who uses the gavel?
Honored Queen - only when standing
How many raps call up the assembly?
Three raps of the gavel
How many raps call up the Officers?
Two raps of the gavel
How many raps call up the assembly? (A)
One rap of the gavel (A)
How many raps calls the entire assembly to order? (B)
One rap of the gavel (B)
What is the Voting Sign of the Order?
Given by raising the right hand
What can the Honored Queen have at the Podium?
Order of Escort, the names and titles of those to be introduced.
An outline of the complete order of business
Notes of Business to be discussed
What can NOT be on the Podium of the Honored Queen?
No Ritual or Copy thereof should be at the podium
Who does the Honored Queen consult with regarding all business and activities in which the Bethel members are to participate
Bethel Guardian
Who is eligible to attend a Bethel Meeting?
Adults are allowed to attend per the Constitution and Bylaws of the Supreme Guardian Council
What is the Pledge Committee?
They give the Pledge of Honor for Adults to late unobligated vistors.
Who is the Pledge Committee assisted by?
By an Executive Member of the Bethel Guardian Council (preferably the Associate Bethel Guardian)
What is 'Attending at the Altar?"
Defined as marching to and from the Altar, opening and closing the Bible and Delivering Prayers
When does the Chaplain sing at the Altar?
The chaplain does not sing while attending at the Altar.
But does sing the response after the Obligation, the MFG Prayer Song, and the first verse of 'Now our Work is Over'
How does the Chaplain approach the altar?
The Chaplain leaves her station, marches diagonally to a point halfway between the East Dais and the Altar in front of the HQ, turns west and marches to the Altar.
When does the Chaplain kneel, following her approach to the altar?
When the music stops
At the close of the prayer when does the Chaplain release the Attitude of Prayer and rises from her knees?
When the Musician plays the chord to "To a Wild Rose", or "Peace"
How does the Chaplain return to her station?
She backs to the halfway point, marches diagonally to her station, then turns toward the Altar and faces east
how does the Chaplain time her steps?
To the music so that she reaches the Altar or her station at the conclusion of the song
What does the Chaplain open the Bible to?
The 42nd Chapter, 15th Verse of the Book of Job
How does the Chaplain open the Bible?
By using both hands, placing the left hand at the back of the Bible to Keep it at the center of the Altar, with her right hand on the lower corner of the Bible, She slowly stands the Bible upright. Then using both hands, she slowly opens it until the Bible rests flat on the Altar. Never rest arms or places her hands on the Altar.
Who can open the Bible?
Only the Chaplain.
How does the Chaplain close the Bible?
using both hands, will reverently raise both the front and back covers until the Bible is upright. She places her left hand at the back of the Bible to keep it at the center of the Altar, using her right hand at the lower corner to slowly lay the Bible on the Altar.
When does the Musician start to play music?
When the Chaplain stands to attend at the Altar.
What song is played as the Chaplain goes to the Altar for the Obligation?
"Holy, Holy, Holy", or "Sweet Hour of Prayer"
What song is played when the Chaplain goes to the Altar (other than the Obligation)?
"Sweet Hour of Prayer"
What song is played when the Chaplain returns to her station?
"To a Wild Rose", or "Peace"
Who makes sure that those who are to enter the Bethel are in the proper position?
Guide and Marshal
Who is in the Preparation Room Doorway?
Associate Bethel Guardian
Bethel Choir
Who is in the Anteroom Doorway?
Bethel Guardian
What is the order of Officers in the Preparation Room?
Marshal
Outer Guard
Sr. Custodian
Librarian
Chaplain
Third Messenger
Fourth Messenger
Fifth Messenger
Sr. Princess
What is the order of Officers in the Anteroom
Guide
Inner Guard
Jr. Custodian
Recorder
Treasurer
First Messenger
Second Messenger
Jr. Princess
Honored Queen
How many steps in side the Bethel Room are the BG and ABG?
One step inside the bethel room, in front of their respective closed doors.
How does the BG and ABG enter the Bethel room?
The BG and ABG march east until the reach the West Line. The BG marches between the 2nd and 5th messenger stations, and the ABG marches between the 4th/5th messengers, proceeding east. Together, they ascend the dais, turn inward and face west.
What song is played when the Officers Enter the Bethel room?
"Open the Gates of the Bethel"
Adversary
Enemy
antiquity
olden times, ancient history
banish
expel or send away
closed meeting
a meeting that can be attended by only those eligible to attend a meeting
dais
raised platform in a room
divulge
make known
epoch
a period of time - a section of the Initiation
exemplify
demonstrate, explain
fettered
hindered, hampered
fidelity
faithfulness, loyalty
habitation
place of abode or residence
initiation
ceremony that makes a person a member of an organization
integrity
honor
inward
turn toward center of the room, the Altar or each other
obligation
a serious promise or pledge
open meeting
meeting that can be attended by friends and adults not in a Masonic organization - an example is an Installation
paraphernalia
articles used in Job's Daughters meeting dove, urn, horn of plenty,
piety
humble belief
proficiency
special part of the ritualistic work that is known only to members and those who have attended a Job's Daughters meeting
ritualistic work
the part of the meeting that follows the Ritual
step
normal stride used in setting up the room
unobligated visitor
an adult visitor who has never attended a closed meeting or taken the Adult Pledge of Honor

virtue

quality of moral excellence and responsibility

True or False: The founder of Job's Daughters was never Supreme Guardian

False - SG 1922

True or False: The closing formation may be seen by anyone because it is done after the Bethel has been closed and teh doors to the Bethel room have been opened

True

True or False: The Ritual requires that all Officers memorize the ritualistic work

True

True or False: Daughters assume the attitude of prayer when the Chaplain does

True

True or False: All business and activities shall be approved by the EMBGC before being brought up at a Bethel meeting

True

True or False: Only the Chaplain may open or close the Bible

True


True or False: A member, desiring to make a motion must wait until she is recognized by the HQ

True

True or False: The South SIDELINE shall be 2 steps in front of the first row of chairs

False

True or False: When addressed by the HQ during the business portion of the meeting, the Officer rises, faces the HQ, makes a slight bow, and responds, "Honored Queen"

True

True or False: It is proper to escort other national flags directly to the East.

True

Fill in the blank: Job's Daughters was founded in _________, by _____________ ___ _______ ______

1920 - Ethel T. Wead Mick

Fill in the blank: The current Ritual of the Order was revised in ______ and published in _____

2011 / 1921

Fill in the blank: The founder of the order was born on ________ ____ _______ and passed away on ___________ ______ _________

Born: March 9, 1881


Died: Februay 21, 1957

Fill in the blank: The official regalia represents a ___________________, ____________________, and _______________ towards higher ______________

Forward, upward, and onward


Higher Ideals

Fill in the blank: A Job's Daughters meeting place is called a _______________, which means _______ ________

Bethel / Holy Place

Fill in the blank: The ____________ of Job's Daughters are as true today as when they were written.

lessons


Fill in the blank: When exemplifying for other Masonic bodies, the _______________ __________________, _______________________, or other appropriate ceremony may be substituted for Initiation with the approval of the _____________ __________ of the Bethel Guardian Council

Majority Ceremony, Obiligation / Executive Members

Fill in the blank: During an exemplification, what may be omitted from the ritualistic work of the Order? ________ and _________ and _________


Who must approve these emissions?


Is a special dispensation required for an exemplification?

pg 10


Fill in the blank: What formations are available for the closing ceremony?

Cross, Triangle, Square and Compass

Fill in the blank: ________________Officers may be appointed by the HQ with the approval of the EMBGC, to learn the ritualistic work for absent officers.

Choir

Fill in the blank: When seated in a Bethel meeeting, Daughters should _____ ______. ______ ______ on the floor and hands ____ _____. When standing, the hands are ____ _____

Sit upright/ feet flat / on lap


at sides