Pythian Principles

The Fraternal Order of Knights of Pythias promotes cooperation and friendship between people of good will. 

Pythians know one way to happiness is through service to mankind.

Pythians believe that friendship is an essential ingredient in life.

Pythians make Benevolence, Kindness, Generosity and Tolerance a reality in their lives.

Pythians place home ties at the top of their priority list.

Pythians are interested in public affairs on the local, state or province, national and international levels.

Pythians are eager to enhance the communities in which they live.

Pythians respect and honor the law of the land in which they live. 

Pythians seek to expand their circle of influence by association with people of like interests and energy

 Our social and charitable activities are directed towards enhancing the great principles of the Order - FRIENDSHIP,  CHARITY, and BENEVOLENCE. These principles are adhered to very strongly through contributions of money, time, efforts and supplies to Pythians and non-Pythians alike. The eventual aim and goal is the betterment of mankind.