Initiation

Naturally the ritual of initiation is the most important, as it is the most elaborate, of any Lodge ceremonial. It is designed to instruct and inspire the initiate; and in an appropriate setting, to secure his or her assumption of the solemn and binding obligation of membership. It is conducted throughout with dignity and decorum. It is wholly devoid of any feature which will embarrass or annoy the candidate, or subject him or her to ridicule or to any discomfort, physical or mental.

 

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Denver Elks Join Other Metro Area Elks to Raise Over $2,100 to Aid Homeless Veterans, September 2015
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Fact No. 6:   Since the early days of Elkdom, the Veterans Service Commission has patriotically served those Elks who have fought for our great nation.  Visit their Web page on elks.org at Elks.org Veterans.

 

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Fact No. 252:   The male duckbill platypus has hollow spurs on the ankles that contain venom used for protection from predators.