Bishop Edward Rice
Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau
November 6-16, 2023
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Our Orientation Handbook provides detailed information for our Investees. Chapters in the orientation handbook include:
Membership in the Order including the duties and responsibilities of a Knight and Dame
Origins and the history of the Order
Structure and governance of the Order
The Order in the world today
Special Liturgical Celebrations and Investiture
Uniform and Insignia
The guide also contains many helpful links and references.
By clicking this link Orientation Handbook (June 2022 update) a PDF file will open in a new web broswer window. From there, the file may be saved or printed for further use.