Martyrs Memorial RBP No 84 Oxford
Membership Qualifications for the Royal Black
A Black Sir Knight should have a sincere love for God as his Heavenly Father
and for Jesus Christ, His Son, the Saviour of the world, the only Mediator
between God and man.
Duty to the Institution
As a member of the Institution he should seek to encourage in his own life and
in that of other Sir Knights, harmony and unity, brotherly kindness and
compassion, gentleness and courtesy and obedience to its laws.
He should study and obey the Holy Scriptures, making them the guide for its
faith and practice, remember the Sabbath Day to keep it Holy, regularly attend
the public worship of God, participate fully in the life and witness of his
Church and seek to encourage such in the life of his family.
The Reformed Faith
He should love, uphold and defend the Reformed Faith. While rejecting and
opposing the erroneous doctrines of the Church of Rome, he should speak the
truth in love, abstaining from all uncharitableness towards Roman Catholics.
Avoiding all that is indecent and irreligious, false and profane, he should be
marked by devotion and piety, honesty and justice, temperance and sobriety and
in all things; his personal conduct should be such that it brings honour to