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You can identify the ranks of members by the Rank Bar which can be found underneath their profile picture.

These are the types of ranking in the Order:

A Rank is related to the amount of study that has been accomplished at the Temple.

A Status is related to the level of rights and responsibilities (some legal) that a member has in the Temple.

An Office is a specific position held by a person that relates to specific tasks and responsibilities.

A Clerical Rank indicates the level of clerical duty and responsibility.

For additional details, please look at the laws that define Ranks and Statuses here.

Clerical Mentor
An Ordained Clergy Person who is mentoring a Licensed Minister.

Temple Member - Status
An individual who has completed a valid Application. A Temple member must be at least thirteen years of age (13) and those under the age of eighteen (18) must have parental permission to join.

Training/Teaching Master - Status
A Knight who has gone through the preparations needed to be ready to train an Apprentice. List of Training / Teaching Masters

Novice - Rank
A Temple Member who is currently studying the Initiate Programme (IP).

If your Rank Bar shows the status of "Temple Member" and you have posted your first full IP lesson other than lesson 0 please contact Council so your Rank Bar can be changed, because this is not an automatic process.

Initiate - Rank
A Novice who has completed the Initiate Programme (IP).

Apprentice - Rank
An Initiate who has been accepted by a Teaching Master as their Apprentice. This involves tasks and lessons and it relies on a good working relationship, dedication and recognition of mutual improvement. An Apprentice must be at least sixteen years of age (16)

Knight - Rank
An Apprentice who has successfully completed their apprenticeship to the satisfaction of their Teaching Master and the Council. They uphold the principles of Jediism as defined by the Solemn Vow, and have completed the Degree to A.Div level. They can take on Apprentices of their own. A Knight must be at least eighteen years of age (18).

Senior Knight - Rank
A Knight who has completed the Degree to B.Div level.

Master - Rank
A Senior Knight who has meant one of the following:

  • 3 Years of Service - beyond the initial rank of Knight - to the Temple (we’ll leave it to the candidate to decide what they consider “service”)
  • Completing a thesis to add to the Temple’s body of work

Grand Master - Rank
An honorary title bestowed upon Masters for exceptional dedication and service to the Temple of the Jedi Order. As such it is not “higher” than the rank of Master.

Rank Bars




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Senior Knight







Clerical Ranks:

Licensed Minister:


Ordained Minister:


Senior Minister: