+ Ordre Souverain et Militaire du Temple de Jérusalem +
THE REGENT OF THE ORDER
H.E. Mgr. / Prof. Dr. Nicolas HAIMOVICI HASTIER
PRESIDENT OF THE REGENCY COUNCIL
GUARDIAN OF THE TEMPLAR FAITH
GRAND CROSS OFFICER / GRAND COLLAR
“SOVEREIGN GRAND INSPECTOR GENERAL OF THE TEMPLE – °33”.
H.E. , Mgr. / Prof. Dr. Nicolas HAIMOVICI HASTIER co-directs & directs The Order to OSMTJ INTERNATIONAL. From 1994 to the beginning of 2020, he held the highest international office as REGENT.
As the “PRESIDENT OF THE REGENCY COUNCIL“, He’s the Leader of the “INTERNATIONAL BOARD”.
He is also the absolute world leader of the International Masonic Alliance and is the highest “MASONIC TEMPLAR“: “GUARDIAN OF THE TEMPLAR FAITH” and holds the 33rd Degree “SOVEREIGN GRAND INSPECTOR GENERAL OF THE TEMPLE – °33“.
Until the beginning of 1994, Nicolas HASTIER served as GRAND CHANCELLOR, GRAND MARSHAL & GRAND COMMANDER of The Order until he was appointed in that year by GRAND MASTER Georges LAMIRAND as :
“President of the Regency Council”. and “Guardian of the Templar Faith”.
Like any Grand Cross Officer / Grand Collar Officer, he was elected and appointed for life.
Prof. Dr. Nicolas Haimovici HASTIER is a remarkable character : He possesses 5 nationalities and is : Frenchman, German, Italian, American and Romanian… During his richly filled life he has lived in America, Peru, South Africa, Scotland, Portugal, Germany, France and Italy. He is married to a German Baroness and currently resides in Nice, France (on the French Riviera) as well as in San Remo, Italy.
Prof. Dr. Nicolas Haimovici Hastier is an internationally renowned and distinguished physician and surgeon, with more than 100 published scientific articles in pre-reviewed medical journals to his name.
He is Professor of Medicine and taught at several universities in France and taught at New York Medical College (Paramus, New Jersey) in the United States for 12 years.
For many years he served as AMBASSADOR for the UNITED NATIONS, and was, for several years, employed by the US Army.
He was district director of Rotary of France, and as an Officer he was in charge of many other humanitarian organizations.
Nicolas is also a brilliant author and in 2001 he wrote the book : “The Rule of The Order of the Knights Templar” . It took him about 15 years to write this book and the work is widely considered a masterpiece.
In 2019 he published one of his known works : “HISTOIRE, GÉOPOLITIQUE ET FRANC-MACONNERIE. LIBERTÉ VERSUS FORME D’ETAT”, a work that now serves as standard literature among all Masons in the world.