to all Grand Chapters is to lock your state down and do not allow
anyone from outside your chapter to influence the operation of your
There is a push to install coordinators by a small group from with
in the Widows Sons. Coordinators are the first step to installing
national officers. Being autonomous means having no coordinators or
national officers. These groups will take responsibilities from the
Grand Chapters. Those responsibilities carry authority with them. If
the Grand Lodge gives up any responsibility, it gives up the
authority attached to the responsibility.
No person or group of persons should have any authority or voice in
another states business. Grand Chapters should take the
responsibility of chartering new chapters and should not give this
responsibility and the authority that comes with it to anyone.
There is no need for coordinators. The Grand Chapters are
responsible to govern the activities of their state.