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At 10:46am on January 12, 2019, District 15 Knights said…
At 3:53pm on January 8, 2019, District 15 Knights said…

Greetings to all in District 15 (http://iowakofc.org/profile/District15Knights)

Enclosed is a schedule for the travel gavels with the first degree schedule for the next five months.

-->January 14th Monday Decorah 7:00 St Benedict's Parish Hall 
-->Feburary 12th Tuesday Waukon 7:00 pm Columbus Hall
-->March 7th Thursday Monona Church building
-->April 1st Monday 7:00 Ossian Church building
-->May 16th Thursday 7:00 Lansing School Classroom

Please let me know if I have any of this information incorrect. The goal is to have a first degree at each meeting for the month so get your teams working on these new prospective new members. Lets show the State of Iowa that NE Iowa can be a leader

I appreciate all the work you are all doing in your communities, your church and your families.

God Bless you all
Larry Hauber
District Deputy 15

At 12:36pm on January 8, 2019, District 15 Knights said…
At 12:35pm on January 8, 2019, District 15 Knights said…

Our Lady of Prompt Succour, pray for us.


At 2:45pm on January 4, 2019, District 15 Knights said…


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At 6:39pm on December 26, 2018, District 15 Knights said…

Kamala Harris Objects to Trump Judicial Nominee Because He’s a Catholic Man


At 9:32pm on November 30, 2018, District 15 Knights said…
At 4:47pm on November 20, 2018, District 15 Knights said…
At 12:18am on November 17, 2018, District 15 Knights said…

For a thorough and complete explanation of the Mass, watch https://www.churchmilitant.com/video/episode/talk-the-treasures-of-the-mass-revealed

At 3:09pm on November 10, 2018, District 15 Knights said…

The formula for increasing personal holiness is simple: Repent; pray; fast; give alms.

At 12:02pm on November 8, 2018, District 15 Knights said…
At 10:32am on November 8, 2018, M said…

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) will have its annual meeting in Baltimore November 12-15, 2018. The Silence Stops Now Coalition is committed to ending the culture of clerical silence that has enabled the sexual predation and destruction of lives for decades. To this end, we will be organizing the Silence Stops Now rally in Baltimore to demand an end to the silence, to insist on the resignation of those responsible, the prosecution of any criminal activity, and an independent investigation of the leadership of the Catholic Church in the United States.


At 4:22pm on November 1, 2018, District 15 Knights said…

Federal law prohibits distribution of obscene adult pornography on the Internet, on cable/satellite TV, on hotel/motel TV, in retail shops, through the mail, and by common carrier. The U.S. Supreme Court has also repeatedly upheld obscenity laws against First Amendment challenges, explaining that obscenity is not protected speech.

Even so, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has not enforced existing federal obscenity laws since 2008. Sign a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions asking him to enforce federal obscenity law.


At 10:34pm on June 12, 2018, District 15 Knights said…

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At 8:39pm on May 13, 2018, District 15 Knights said…
At 10:08pm on May 1, 2018, District 15 Knights said…

May 2018 items for Councils:

Each Council should have an Admissions Degree Exemplification in May. http://iowakofc.org/profiles/blogs/4th-quarter-membership-incentives-2018

Each Council should reach out to inactive members.

Round up guys to learn more about the Faith and the Order by taking the Formation (2nd) and Knighthood (3rd) degrees in Guttenberg on Sunday 20 May: http://iowakofc.org/events/admission-formation-amp-knighthood-degrees-guttenberg

Councils should begin finalizing their SP-7, Columbian Award Forms for submission to the State and Supreme

Ensure Council GKs and Youth Directors complete Armatus training for the Safe Environment Program. Contact Rick Jacoby for details; Phone: 641-990-7879

Ongoing things for Councils to be doing:

Be ready to have a first degree for an Online Member who might show up at a Council meeting. kofc.org/joinus



At 12:45pm on April 22, 2018, District 15 Knights said…

Admissions, Formation, and Knighthood Degrees on Sunday 20 May 2018 in Guttenberg:


Lead with Faith

Protect Your Family

Serve Others

Defend Your Values


At 11:49pm on April 12, 2018, District 15 Knights said…

Lead with Faith

Protect Your Family

Serve Others

Defend Your Values


At 9:34am on April 4, 2018, District 15 Knights said…
See email below from Adam Scherbring, who is District Deputy for District 16; he is doing a fantastic job in district 16 and is a GREAT brother Knight. Adam is inviting district 15 and others to participate in Formation and Knighthood degree exemplifications on Sunday 20 May.
The purpose of the degrees is to teach Catholic gentlemen more about the Faith and the Order so that they may exemplify what it means to be a true Catholic Christian. It has also been shown that men who make the 2nd and 3rd degrees of the Order are much more likely to be engaged in the activities of the Order and in their parishes.
Grand Knights in District 15, please get a man or committee together in your councils to round up 1st-degree Knights who should participate in these educational exemplifications. Please let me know by the time of your May council meeting how many men in your council will be availing themselves of these exemplifications on 20 May.
----- Forwarded Message -----
From: Adam Scherbring
Sent: Tuesday, April 3, 2018 9:07 PM
Subject: 2nd and 3rd Degree

Brother Knights,
     I have a tentative date for a 2nd and 3rd degree for May 20th. Again location to be determined yet. I'm pulling for Guttenberg to have it, however if West Union or Elkader or Clermont can guarantee me the most to obtain the 3rd degree, then we will have it there. Please let me know how many AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.  Let's start knocking on doors and get members!
Adam Scherbring DD16
At 10:38pm on March 28, 2018, District 15 Knights said…

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