His Jewel is
the Square and Compass with the Sun in the middle. The sun signifies that his position is on the lower level, to
the right of the Worshipful Master in the east.
His duty is as
messenger of the Worshipful Master; hence he does a lot of walking.
Deacon of a Masonic Lodge is an assistant officer of the Lodge. The Senior Deacon's principle roles are to
welcome and escort both visitors and candidates into the lodge and introduce distinguished visitors.
It is his duty
to assist the Worshipful Master and carry orders between the Worshipful Master and the Senior Warden. During
degree rituals, he guides the new candidate and conducts him around the lodge room.
Deacon's position is similar to a Manager. The Senior Deacon of a Masonic Lodge is an appointed officer of the