Killyman is located near Dungannon in Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland.

The Royal Black Institution is totally based on the teachings of Holy Scripture and is committed to the furtherance of the Christian message of the Cross. In adhering firmly to the traditions of the Reformed Christian Faith, no offence is intended to anyone or to any group. We wish to promote friendly relations among people of a common heritage on what is truly a worldwide scale. We are proud to be seen and known and our emblems, colours and symbols are our history and culture and they are openly displayed. They continue to impress upon us each day and to nurture responsible citizenship.

Mission Statement

As a worldwide organisation, the Royal Black Institution exists to give its members the opportunity to:

  • Study Holy Scripture – in order to understand the Christian Faith and demonstrate its relevance for today’s society.
  • Increase knowledge of the Reformed Faith – in order to extend its influence and development throughout the world.
  • Engage in Christian and Charitable Outreach – in order to demonstrate their personal faith in Jesus Christ, their commitment to regular Christian Worship and all aspects of charitable living.
  • Continue and further develop social and responsible citizenship – in order to maintain and enhance greater and higher standards of Justice, Truth, Honesty and Integrity in both private and public life.