From: Samuel Scheidt (Grand Knight)
Sent: Saturday, June 2, 2018 11:15 AM
Subject: calling brother…
Possibly THE most important papal document of the 20th century was Pope Blessed Paul VI's encyclical "Humanae Vitae" on the transmission of human life. For more information on this topic and to sign up for a celebration of this document and the promulgation of its message, click…Continue
Added by Davis Assembly on May 30, 2018 at 6:20pm — No Comments
"Parish Priest -- Father Michael McGivney and American Catholicism," is a biography on the Order's founder. Written by best-selling author Douglas Brinkley and Julie M. Fenster, the book is a fascinating account of Father McGivney's world and the people who influenced him and came to know his greatness.
Review by St. Benedict's Council 4208 member M:
Added by Decorah Knights on May 28, 2018 at 8:15pm — No Comments
June2018 items for Councils:
-->Each Council should have an Admissions Degree Exemplification in June. http://iowakofc.org/profiles/blogs/4th-quarter-membership-incentive...
-->Each Council should reach out to inactive members.
-->Councils should be finalizing their SP-7, Columbian Award Forms for submission to the State and…Continue
Click here to read the article in Columbia.
Added by District 15 Knights on May 21, 2018 at 3:15pm — No Comments
A few quick updates:
The U.S. Catholic bishops’ social justice department has issued an action alert regarding the federal Farm Bill.Please contact your member of Congress today at www.votervoice.net/usccb/home and ask them to insist on changes to the bill. It has serious flaws that would negatively impact poor, hungry and vulnerable people. You can…Continue
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Added by District 15 Knights on May 13, 2018 at 8:37pm — No Comments
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Russell Yount was content and comfortable in his spiritual life... and then a conversation with a neighbor sparked his interest in the Catholic faith. His investigation became a journey that led him home to the “One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church.”…Continue
Added by Publicity Director on May 10, 2018 at 5:40am — No Comments
The Iowa legislature adjourned “sine die” on Saturday, ending the 2018 session of the 87th General Assembly. We are very grateful that many of you contacted your legislator during the past few days.
The Iowa legislative session completed its work with the passage of a tax reform bill, Senate File 2417, that will cut taxes by about $2 billion over the next several years. Some of the tax cuts won’t kick in unless state revenue surpasses certain levels.
SF 2417 included a $1…Continue
Added by Tom Chapman on May 7, 2018 at 8:17am — No Comments
Williamsburg, IA – The Still Agency, serving over 10,000 members of the Knights of Columbus in Central and Southeast Iowa, is proud to announce that Field Agent Jim Rinehart was Agent of…Continue
May 2018 items for Councils:
1) Each Council should have an Admissions Degree Exemplification in May. http://iowakofc.org/profiles/blogs/4th-quarter-membership-incentives-2018
2) Each Council should reach out to inactive members.
3) Round up guys to learn more about the Faith and the Order by taking the Formation (2nd) and Knighthood (3rd) degrees in Guttenberg on…Continue
Click here for information on Bob Melcher's wake and funeral.
For more background information, click here.
Added by Monona_Area_Knights on April 29, 2018 at 9:02pm — No Comments
The Iowa legislative session is in overtime as lawmakers are into their third week of not receiving their per diem expense checks. However, the session may end this week as Gov. Kim Reynolds and House and Senate Republican leadership have announced a deal on a tax reform plan, one of their key priorities.
The actual legislative language has not yet been made available. A key question is whether the tax cuts will allow adequate revenues for public education, Medicaid, public safety, a…Continue
Added by Tom Chapman on April 29, 2018 at 6:15pm — No Comments
It appears that Republican leaders in the Iowa House and Senate are getting closer to an agreement on tax reform and the state budget.
The House is proposing an increase in state spending of $235 million and a $7.5 billion budget. The Senate is proposing $5 million less overall, with slightly more for education and human services, and slightly less for the “standing appropriations” bill and justice systems.
Regarding tax reform, the Senate has proposed a $2 billion cut over…Continue
Added by Tom Chapman on April 22, 2018 at 9:32pm — No Comments
Bob Melcher, Council 8178, is in serious condition in Iowa City with a brain bleed. Please pray for him and his family, friends, Council brothers and other associates.
Brother Bob is a charter member of …Continue
Added by Monona_Area_Knights on April 22, 2018 at 3:03pm — No Comments
"Why Encourage Membership in Knights? It’s an Opportunity to Grow in Jesus Christ" by Father Benedict Croell
Click here for the one-page article. (Taken from page 2 of the…Continue
Added by Ossian Knights on April 17, 2018 at 12:05pm — No Comments