Added by District 15 Knights on July 4, 2017 at 1:05am — No Comments
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From: District Deputy for District 15 (starting July 2017)
I would like to thank Immediate Former District Deputy (DD) John Zweibahmer, who was elected to the State Council's Third-Degree Executive Committee at this year's Iowa Knights of Columbus State…
Added by District 15 Knights on July 1, 2017 at 12:30am — No Comments
Be Not Afraid!
My Brother Knights!
This past week end I attended two of many final Masses in our Sioux City Diocese. Sadly many parishes were move to oratory status or outright closed. Why? Lack of priests yes, but also lack of lay leadership and involvement – so many Catholics have fallen or moved away.
There are plenty of feelings of hurt, loss and anger and companion thoughts of what should I (we) do. As I listened to…Continue
The time has come for the Knights of Columbus to help stop the collapse of the Church (see Reference below) and to begin Her rebuilding, which will also result in the growth of the Order. Starting on 1 July 2017, the District Deputy for District 15 calls on District 15 Knights to begin praying the Rosary daily--in public and/or…Continue
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has sent out an updated action alert regarding the Senate health care bill. You can find the alert and take action at https://votervoice.net/USCCB/home.
The USCCB is recommending the following three changes to the bill:
The U.S. Senate is working on its version of a health care bill. The House passed its own bill last month.
Bishop Frank J. Dewane of Venice, Florida, Chairman of the U.S. Bishops’ Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, has highlighted certain positive elements in the Senate bill, but reiterated the need for Senators to remove unacceptable flaws in the legislation that harm those most in need.
Bishop Dewane said, “The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is…Continue
Added by Davis Assembly on June 22, 2017 at 11:01pm — No Comments
THE FINAL STEP UP
By Leslie M. Opat, Past Faithful Navigator of Davis Assembly 0271
--I am the man who proudly became a Knight.
--I am the man who took the oath and payed his dues.
--I am the man who completed all three degrees of the Knights of…Continue
Contributed by Larry Hauber - Regional Membership
Remember “I’m the Guy?”
It’s up to us – you and me – to work in our Council Halls and with our brother Knights, especially new Knights to be certain none of them become the Guy who didn’t come back.
As Council Officers ask yourselves as you close out this fraternal year and plan for a better next:
1) Have you invited all members of your council to at least one event:…Continue
Fourth Quarter Recruits Thru April and May
Recall the contest rules:
How - to be Eligible: Submit completed, signed form 100 with proposer name
Each Quarter the 5 highest recruiters (minimum of two (2) new members to qualify) will receive cash Prizes in the following denominations:
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The Catholic bishops of Iowa have released a statement reviewing the 2017 Iowa legislative session.
Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds is now serving as governor following the resignation of Gov. Terry Branstad. In her inaugural address, she mentioned tax reform, energy, education and workforce issues as priorities. Branstad has been confirmed as the…Continue
Added by Tom Chapman on May 25, 2017 at 3:53pm — No Comments
Knights of Columbus St John's Adel Council 9574 has created a new Facebook website and will be posting all new content and photos here: https://www.facebook.com/KofC9574/ moving forward. Check it out, "Like" the page to stay up to date with all the latest news and content!
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"Sanctify yourself and you will sanctify society."
Saint Francis de Sales…
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Scott Valencia, COO/Director of Advancement for Iowa Right to Life and an active leader for the Iowa Knight of Columbus reported to me today that Planned Parenthood announced today at 2:30pm that they will be closing 4 of their clinics!! Keokuk, Sioux City, Burlington, and Bettendorf. Bettendorf will remain open for a short time doing tele-med (RU 486) abortions, but the others will be closed by June 30th! …Continue
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