Well, the secret guys of Pythias have been a part of our national history since 1864. They sought, and probably still do seek peace. The Fraternal Order of Knights of Pythias are “pledged to the promotion of understanding among men of good will as the surest means of attaining Universal Peace.” Today, a member must be at least 18 years of age. He cannot be a professional gambler, or involved with illegal drugs or alcohol and he must have a belief in a Supreme Being. In our history there have been many congressmen, senators, presidents and supreme court justices who have been members of The Knights of Pythias. Let’s just ponder that…
…congressman, senators, supreme court justices, and presidents seeking peace through understanding? What a concept!
And it was all recently revealed in a single night in Grand Rapids, Michigan.