Did you know this about the IW Knights of Columbus?
"The 136th Supreme Convention occurred last month in Baltimore, MD. As usual, Supreme Knight Carl Anderson delivered his Annual Report where he reported on the order’s accomplishments and continued commitment to bring Christ’s charity to millions.
“Just before our meeting today, our Board of Directors designated South Korea as our newest territory. … I am also proud to report that the Board has designated Ukraine — with 25 councils and more than 1,000 Knights — as our newest state council.”
OTHER INTERNATIONAL EFFORTS
Poland — Knights helped collect more than 830,000 signatures to petition the parliament to provide greater legal protection to unborn children.
Mexico — Knights put their faith in action after back-to-back earthquakes. They delivered supplies and set up collection centers for food, water, medicine and clothing.
Canada — Countless brother Knights continue to answer the call of our first principle, Charity.
France — Knights partnered with the Archdiocese of Paris to commemorate the centennial of World War I, as well as honored Colonel Arnaud Beltrame.
Philippines — K of C Supreme Director Jose Reyes to lead a special initiative to rally our brother Knights in preparing for country’s 500th anniversary of Christianity.
Links Related to this week’s column:
- KNIGHTS OF CHARITY
Knights of Columbus Press Release (8/7/2018)
- IN ANNUAL REPORT, SUPREME KNIGHT ANNOUNCES ORDER’S ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND CONTINUED COMMITMENT TO BRING CHRIST’S CHARITY TO MILLIONS.
- Novena for the Legal Protection of Human Life
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
- From Friday, August 3, 2018 to Friday, September 28, 2018, the weekly Call to Prayer will be adapted as a nine-week Novena for the Legal Protection of Human Life. In addition to the current invitation to fast on Fridays, participants are encouraged to pray one Our Father, Hail Mary, and Glory Be for the intention of the novena. .
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