What is an Entered Apprentice?
Hereof, what is the sign of an Entered Apprentice?
The symbol of the Entered Apprentice degree shows both legs of the compass lying under the square. This degree stands for youth. It means that the Entered Apprentice does not yet know how he can circumscribe his passions on the square of virtue. The Entered Apprentice degree is a pledge of your word.
Secondly, what is the obligation of an Entered Apprentice Mason? It asks you to make a promise that you will “always hele, ever conceal, and never reveal” the secrets or mysteries of Ancient Freemasonry. Firstly, if you don't already know, the word 'hele' is an old word meaning 'to hide'.
Then, can an Entered Apprentice wear a ring?
In the United States, most members who attain their Entered Apprentice and Fellowcraft degrees have only a relatively short period of time before they become a Master Mason, making rings for the first 2 degrees quickly unnecessary and therefore, never worn again.
How does an Entered Apprentice wear his apron?
The Masonic apron is also a symbol of labor, and as the candidate is informed, ancient stonemasons wore aprons during their various labors. Finally, the Entered Apprentice is instructed to wear his apron with the triangular flap pointing up.