Tag: Knights of Columbus

Everyday Heroes: Teen who gave life to save classmates long known as hero

Everyday Heroes: Teen who gave life to save classmates long known as hero

| November 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Even before he died saving his classmates from a shooter at his school, 18-year-old Kendrick Castillo was known for going out of his way to help others.

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Everyday Heroes: Father, daughter make cross-country pilgrimage for life

Everyday Heroes: Father, daughter make cross-country pilgrimage for life

| Andrew Butler | October 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

For John Moore, each step is a prayer. And when you’re walking the 2,800 miles from San Francisco to Washington, that’s a lot of prayer.

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Everyday Heroes: Knight and ex-MLB pitcher now running with Grace

Everyday Heroes: Knight and ex-MLB pitcher now running with Grace

| Andrew Fowler | October 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Trever Miller was born to be a pitcher.

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Ground broken for new St. Kateri Tekakwitha Shrine in New Mexico diocese

Ground broken for new St. Kateri Tekakwitha Shrine in New Mexico diocese

| August 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

The rosary walk at a new shrine to be built in the Gallup Diocese to honor St. Kateri Tekakwitha “will imitate” the life and example of the Native American saint, popularly known as the “Lily of the Mohawks,” said Gallup Bishop James S. Wall.

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Oregon family ‘awestruck’ Knights named them Family of the Year, says mom

Oregon family ‘awestruck’ Knights named them Family of the Year, says mom

| August 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

A Catholic family from the Archdiocese of Portland, Oregon, has been chosen as the Knights of Columbus 2019 Family of the Year.

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Teen who died saving classmates in school shooting made a Knight

Teen who died saving classmates in school shooting made a Knight

| August 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

As residents of El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, mourned the loss of 31 people in mass shootings Aug. 3 and Aug. 4, the Knights of Columbus honored a teen who died in May trying to save the lives of his classmates during a shooting at his suburban Denver high school.

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Knights Supreme Convention: Anderson emphasizes assistance to refugees around the world

Knights Supreme Convention: Anderson emphasizes assistance to refugees around the world

| Susan Klemond | August 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

Five years after the Islamic State invaded northern Iraq and began systematically persecuting the country’s Christians, the Knights of Columbus continue their work supporting Iraqi parishes that are rebuilding after the genocide, part of the work of charity, unity and fraternity long practiced by the fraternal service organization, Supreme Knight Carl Anderson said in his annual report Aug. 6 at the 137th Supreme Convention of the Order of the Knights of Columbus.

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Minnesota Knights of Columbus host 137th annual Supreme Convention

Minnesota Knights of Columbus host 137th annual Supreme Convention

| August 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

When Marc Peters of St. Joseph of the Lakes in Lino Lakes became the state deputy of the Knights of Columbus two years ago, he had no idea part of his job would entail standing on the pitcher’s mound at Target Field in Minneapolis poised to make the first pitch in an August game between the Minnesota Twins and the Kansas City Royals.

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Knights give over $185 million to charity, 76 million service hours in 2018

Knights give over $185 million to charity, 76 million service hours in 2018

| August 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

In 2018, the Knights of Columbus gave $185.7 million to charity and donated 76.7 million hours of hands-on service.

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Knights of Columbus get a new look after 79 years

Knights of Columbus get a new look after 79 years

| Mickey Conlon | May 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

A long-standing tradition will end this summer as the Knights of Columbus discard the ceremonial capes and plumed chapeaus of its fourth-degree members.

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Knights looking  for miracles  at annual Mass

Knights looking for miracles at annual Mass

| March 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

Father Paul Jarvis wants to hear about miracles when Knights of Columbus and women’s auxiliary members gather from across the state for the third annual Knights Mass 4:30 p.m. March 30 at St. Bridget in Minneapolis.

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Knights’ leader takes umbrage at Senate questioning of judge nominee

Knights’ leader takes umbrage at Senate questioning of judge nominee

| Mark Pattison | January 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

The supreme knight of the Knights of Columbus, calling the organization “an American Catholic cultural icon,” said senators have no business questioning a federal judicial nominee’s membership in the Knights over its support for church teaching on abortion and same-sex marriage.

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