2015-2016 Outstanding Council Programs
It is the privilege of the Iowa State Council to announce the recipients of the Outstanding Council Surge with Service program for the 2015-2016 fraternal year. These Councils were recognized during the 2016 State Convention of the Iowa Knights of Columbus, held April 15-17, 2016.
A new and improved ultrasound machine is now in use at Mary’s Choice in Sioux City.
Bishop Walker Nickless blessed the device at the pregnancy resource center on Feb. 6, surrounded by staff,…Continue
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Congratulations to the following individuals who were selected to receive one of the 2015-2016 Iowa Knights of Columbus Individual Merit Awards!
Each recipient will be recognized during the 2016 State Convention to be held April 16, 2016 at the majestic Des Moines Marriott Downtown. Tickets for the banquet are available through…Continue
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After discussing with a number of council Grand Knights and Program Directors, here are few reasons they say the SP-7 is important-…Continue
One of the questions I hear often is, "I don't know what to put on the Columbian Award application?", or "We don't do enough stuff in that category". Often times the answer is not that you don't do enough, rather you don't know how to put your items down. …Continue
Come one- come all!
All state officers, district deputies and council officers are encouraged to participate in this webinar. Please feel free to share this invitation with others, as the Supreme Council may not have a full and complete list of fraternal leader email addresses.
This session will be geared toward Building the…
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Just released are the official prayer card and…Continue
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Join us for the Archdiocese of Dubuque Adult Conference focused on the family! This will be a conference to inspire, equip, and empower families for their mission of love.
The conference is Saturday, Nov 7 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the Five Sullivan Brothers Convention Center in Waterloo.
Featured presenters include Jon Leonetti, Joel and Lisa Schmidt, and John Angotti. In…Continue
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The Iowa State Council and Council #952 in Algona, IA, are proud to announce that Kaitlyn Fogarty has been awarded the Knights of Columbus John W. McDevitt Scholarship.
This scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors whose…Continue
The 2015 Running of the Silver Rose will begin Sunday, June 28 as the Rose is presented from the Wisconsin State Council. It will conclude during a send-off ceremony on Sunday, July 19 as it is passed to the Illinois State Council.…Continue
NOTE: This originally appeared in the 10 July 2014 edition of The Catholic Globe, the official newspaper of the Diocese of Sioux City.…Continue
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Father Dennis Meinen, a priest of the Diocese of Sioux City, serves as chaplain at Holy Spirit Retirement Home, Sioux City, for Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts in the diocese and Calix; and is Faithful Friar of the Garrigan Fourth Degree Assembly. He was the honoree for the Fourth Degree Exemplification held in Sioux City on 12 April 2014. This column, which appeared in The Catholic Globe, the official newspaper of the…Continue
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One year after the Boston marathon bombing, the Knights of Columbus Stand With Boston Program is providing assistance for people who lost limbs in that tragic event.
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For the fraternal year 2013-14 ending on June 30th, 2014, we have the following Star Council Incentives:
Father Glen Wilwerding, Pastor of St. Patrick's in Council Bluffs, will be celebrating a special Pro-Life Mass on 22 January at 6:30 PM to commemorate the infamous decision of Roe v. Wade. Since then more than 50 million surgical and more than 250 million chemical (or pill induced) abortions have been performed and this is the least we can do is attend a Mass asking God for an end to this abomination. This will be…Continue
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Congratulations to all the winners and a million thanks to Council St. Mary's 12334 in Pella for such a great organization and dedication hosting the State Soccer Challenge every year, in addition to their local and Regional events.
Check the winners at http://iowakofc.org/page/soccer-state-champions
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The Regional Championships for the Soccer Challenge 2012 took place
October 6th and October 7th in several locations across the state.
Check out the Qualifiers to the State Soccer Challenge. All these qualify to the State Soccer Challenge which will take place October 20th @ 10:00 AM at the …
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The Christ Our Life Conference will be a great spiritual and faith forming event taking place in the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines September 22 and 23. Our State Deputy Joe Ramirez has encouraged councils to actively promote and participate in such an important event.
The cost of tickets is $25…Continue
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