What is the sign of an Entered Apprentice?
Considering this, what is an Entered Apprentice?
As a modern Entered Apprentice Freemason you are a beginner in what we call 'Speculative Masonry'. Today you are an Entered Apprentice, in a short while you will become a 'Fellowcraft' and, in due time a 'Master Mason' and the day will come when into your hands will be placed the responsibility of your Lodge as Master.
Furthermore, 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.
One may also ask, what does Mahabone mean?
"Mahabone" is a secret word that means "the Grand Lodge door opened." It is whispered into a candidate's ear when they are entering the third degree of Masonry by means of the Lion's Grip.
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'.