The Priory of St. Thomas á Becket is one of 31 total Priories in the United States of America. Twice a year the Priory holds a Convent and Investiture, once in the spring (Vernal) and once in the fall (Autumnal). During these C&I’s is when new Knights and Dames are brought into the Order under the guidance of the Grand Priory United States of America (GPUSA). Each Convent is open to the public on a limited basis. Following the Investiture, there is a private social hour and banquet. Presently, the Priory has seventy plus active members spread throughout North Carolina, Virginia and South Carolina.