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40 Cans For Lent

2020-03-04T00:00:00+00:00

Submitted by Jim CummingsGranottier As a result of the Owen Sound Knight's of Columbus Council 2092 "40 Cans For Lent " Campaign 2020. Cash donations were made as follows to The Owen Sound Hunger and Relif (OSHaRE) ( $1.000) , Owen Sound Safe "n Sound ( $500) , South Bruce Peninsula Food Bank , Wiartron ($500) plus The Meaford & Chatsworth Community Outreach programs ( $250 each) . As well almost 1,500 lbs. of food was donated will be distributed to needy individuals and families by St. Mary's and Missions, Owen Sound Catholic Charities, A Big Thank You to all who [...]

40 Cans For Lent 2020-03-04T00:00:00+00:00

Exemplification of Charity, Unity and Fraternity

2020-02-22T00:00:00+00:00

Submitted by Roger RichardSt.Theresa the Little FlowerThe Exemplification of Charity, Unity and Fraternity took place in the St.Theresa's Parish . There were 3 councils involved attending this degree, 3 members advanced to their Knighthood degree. One new member doing all his 3 degrees, a member of the New Carleton University Council 17476.This was a great degree with Family members and friends attending.

Exemplification of Charity, Unity and Fraternity 2020-02-22T00:00:00+00:00

Flag Day Celebration

2020-02-16T00:00:00+00:00

Submitted by Nicholas QuadriniSt. Mark Parish CouncilOn the weekend of February 15/16, 2020, members of St. Mark Council 10874 celebrated Canada's National Flag Day by handing out Canadian flags and pins to parishioners. This celebration honours our fourth pillar of the order, Patriotism, and reminds us how blessed we are to live in our great country. Happy Flag Day!

Flag Day Celebration 2020-02-16T00:00:00+00:00

Unveiling of the “Friendship Bench” for Mental Health at Corpus Christi H.S.

2020-02-12T00:00:00+00:00

Submitted by John D'AddarioSt. Gabriel's, BurlingtonThis not-for-profit corporation was launched in April 2015 to continue the selfless acts of Lucas Fiorella, a Canadian student who, after suffering from depression in secret for a number of years, took his own life in October 2014. In the aftermath of his death, Lucas's family and friends learned about his silent battle but also his efforts to reach out and save other students who were also suffering. A number of Lucas's friends and classmates reported that he took the time to reach out to them when he sensed they were suffering from anxiety or depression. [...]

Unveiling of the “Friendship Bench” for Mental Health at Corpus Christi H.S. 2020-02-12T00:00:00+00:00

Charity Unity Fraternity New Exemplification

2020-01-30T00:00:00+00:00

Submitted by SK Wilfred Gomez PGK PFN FDDSt. Aidan CouncilThe first All- in- One Exemplification held at St. Aidan Church on Thursday January 30, 2020. Thanks to the support from St. Aidan Degree Team and Knights of St. Aidan Council # 11332 who helped to set up and later feed everyone. A total of 60 became Knights including 13 New Candidates, 29 who had completed Admission and 18 who had completed Formation Degrees, journeyed to the All-in-One degree of Charity, Unity and Fraternity. Congratulations to these Knights for their dedication in keeping alive the Legacy of Venerable. Fr. J Michael McGivney. [...]

Charity Unity Fraternity New Exemplification 2020-01-30T00:00:00+00:00

Bottle Drive for Special Olympics

2020-01-05T00:00:00+00:00

Submitted by Denis RobillardFr. Paul J.F. WattsonOn January 5th, 2020 Council 8919 held a Bottle Drive for Special Olympics at Our Lady of the Atonement Parish. Donations of empty alcoholic beverage containers were collected. Over Four Hundred dollars from returns and donations were sent to Special Olympics Ontario to support our young gifted athletes in their pursuit of athletic excellence. In addition the 'Special Olympics' flag, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, was available for anyone interested in signing.

Bottle Drive for Special Olympics 2020-01-05T00:00:00+00:00

Jerusalem Students Mass

2019-12-29T00:00:00+00:00

Submitted by SK Hikmat Michel DandanJesus The King CouncilIt was a beautiful Holy Mass thanks to Rev. Fr. Ed Murphy who at very short notice accepted to celebrate the Jerusalem Students Mass for the intention of the students, sponsors and the Holy Land in Blessed Trinity Church in North York on Sunday 29th December at 10:30 am. Address: 3220 Bayview Ave, North York, ON M2M 3R7 Rev. Fr. Ed welcomed the sponsors, the Ontario State Deputy David Peters, and the Knights of Columbus dignitaries and their Ladies. The Homily was very moving focusing on family unity. Later during Mass Rev. Fr. [...]

Jerusalem Students Mass 2019-12-29T00:00:00+00:00

Jerusalem Students Mass

2019-12-29T00:00:00+00:00

Submitted by SK Hikmat Michel DandanJesus The King CouncilDuring the Jerusalem Students Mass in Blessed Trinity Church, Rev. Fr. Ed Murphy asked the sponsors to stand, Blessed them with a special prayer and sprinkled them with Holy Water. After the Mass, the State Deputy SK David Peters addressed the parishioners and sponsors that by supporting the education of a needy Christian student they are also strengthening Christianity and helping the Holy Land to flourish. Later the sponsors received the files of their student, thank you cards, grades, photo, Principal letter, Archbishop letter. It was a beautiful occasion to meet other sponsors [...]

Jerusalem Students Mass 2019-12-29T00:00:00+00:00

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