Welcome to a new fraternal year! Each July, there are changes in the team of officers, yet the mission of our order and our council remains constant. Since May 6, 1956, the day that Council 4208 received its charter from the Supreme Council, we have embraced the call to continue the work that Venerable Father McGivney envisioned.
During the coming year, we will continue with a number of established projects, such as the…Continue
Welcome to a new fraternal year! Each July, there are changes in the team of officers, yet the mission of our order and our council remains constant. Since April 5, 1964, the day that Council 5544 received its charter from the Supreme Council, we have embraced the call to continue the work that Venerable Fr. Michael McGivney envisioned.
During the coming year, we will continue with a number of established projects, such as the upcoming Campaign for Persons with Intellectual…Continue
There is still time to participate in the next Fraternal Leader Training and Best Practices Webinar. This webinar is geared toward ALL fraternal leaders. Follow the link below to register and then be at your computer with the sound turned up on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.…Continue
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Monday July 13, 2015 New Hampton Knight held their Clergy appreciation night. Dinner was held in Hynes Hall at 6:30. After dinner recognition was giving to our Gifted Clergy by Dan Conlon. Present were Fr. Marks, Fr. Marv, Sister Vickie, Deacon Vic, seminarian Blake Neville ( who been helping in the Parish), Keren Bonfig, and Jacob Carison. …
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On Saturday, July 11, State Chaplain Father William Reynolds gave an address to open the July 2015 State Family meeting of the Iowa State Council, Knights of Columbus. Below are his remarks-Continue
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On July 11-12, fraternal leaders from throughout the state gathered in Des Moines for the Organizational Meeting for the Iowa State Council, also known as the July State Family meeting.Continue
State Leaders met in Des Moines, July 11 & 12, 2015. Our new District Deputy is Chris Determan. Our council is now in District 40.
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Greetings from Des Moines! It's official--I was installed as the new District Deputy of District 31 this afternoon.
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The 2015 Iowa legislative session began in January with Democrats in control of the Senate, 26-24, and with Republicans leading the House 57-43. Iowa is one of only seven states with a legislature that’s not controlled by a single party. As you might expect, that means it’s more difficult to pass bills through both chambers.
The usual deadline to end the session is when the per-diem payment for expenses by legislators runs out – this year on May 1. However, the session bogged down on…Continue
The Dickinson County Commission of Veteran Affairs was desperately looking for help sponsoring veterans for its Honor Flight program. And Iowa Great Lakes Council 5043 of the Knights of Columbus stepped up with the funds to sponsor one of the deserving war veterans.
Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created to honor America’s veterans for their sacrifices by transporting these heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect at their memorials. Top priority is…Continue
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The Silver Rose was present at a prayer service Monday 29 June 2015 @ 5:15 pm in the St. Benedict's Church building. Council 4208 was the first in Iowa to host the Silver Rose in 2015. At 7 pm, the Silver Rose was present for the second Iowa prayer service, this time in Waukon. Both prayer services were well attended. All…Continue
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Today we are pleased to welcome as our new State Deputy of the Iowa Knights of Columbus Jon Aldrich.
Worthy State Deputy Jon and his lovely wife Cindi have been preparing for this transition for some months now, and I am sure that the emotions are raw and real for them on this first day of this remarkable journey.
As we offer our congratulations to Worthy State Deputy Jon and Cindi, let us also offer our support, assistance, prayers, and our own dedication to the…
On this day let us give our profound thanks to the Worthy PSD Michael Gaspers, whose term of service as our Worth State Deputy ended July 1.
At a time of need the Executive Committee of the Knights of Columbus in Iowa turned to Michael Gaspers to step-up and help the Knights of Iowa.
In the same generous and selfless manner in which he served as State Deputy in the previous decade, Michael again offered tremendous service to the Knights of Iowa, their…Continue
In the last several weeks we have received decisions of the Iowa and US Supreme Courts which are troubling and disappointing.
As the State Chaplain I believe that I should offer a few words at this time.
Let us understand the context of these…Continue
Please welcome the 2015- 2016 State Officers of the Iowa Knights of Columbus!
State Deputy- Jon Aldrich, Altoona…Continue
Decorah Knights is providing CHWC $750 to support students.Continue
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