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News Releases issued by the Knights of Columbus

02/29/2016 11:00 PM
Caught Up Into Divine Love
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Amid both difficulties and joys, the vocation of marriage and family is a call to reflect the love of God

02/29/2016 11:00 PM
Bishop of the Last Frontier
by Robert Hannon
Serving the geographically largest U.S. diocese involves immense challenges and blessings

02/29/2016 11:00 PM
A Clean Heart
by Brian Caulfield
An interview about the U.S. bishops’ new pastoral statement on pornography

02/29/2016 11:00 PM
The Demolition of Christian Memory
by Dale Gavlak, Catholic News Service
As a result of ISIS’ campaign of religious cleansing, an ancient Christian monastery has been destroyed

02/29/2016 11:00 PM
Pilgrimage to the Millet Cross
by Kevin T. Di Camillo
For 90 years, New York Knights have honored the missionary and patriotic heritage of Old Fort Niagara

02/29/2016 11:00 PM
The Radiant Charity of Madre Nati
by J.D. Long-García
Mexico’s first female saint is an eloquent witness of love for Christ and the poor

02/29/2016 11:00 PM
Surviving ISIS
by Elizabeth Hansen
Partnering with medical clinics in Iraq, the Order assists refugees persecuted for their faith

01/31/2016 11:00 PM
Strength in Numbers
by Thomas P. Smith Jr.
Brother Knights can be proud of the impressive record of the Order’s insurance program

01/31/2016 11:00 PM
A Witness in Winter
by Alton J. Pelowski
Despite the forecast of a historic blizzard, tens of thousands gathered in Washington for the annual March for Life

01/31/2016 11:00 PM
The Origins of K of C Insurance
by Kevin Coyne
Insuring Catholic families was at the heart of Venerable Michael McGivney’s founding vision

01/31/2016 11:00 PM
A Passion for Service
by María de Lourdes Ruiz Scaperlanda
Top-performing insurance agents share how their faith inspires them to help brother Knights and their families

01/31/2016 11:00 PM
Pasión por el Servicio
by María de Lourdes Ruiz Scaperlanda
Los agentes de seguros con los mejores resultados nos explican cómo su fe los inspira a ayudar a los hermanos Caballeros y sus familias

01/31/2016 11:00 PM
The Catholic Difference
by Columbia staff
An interview with Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson about the distinctive mission of Knights of Columbus Insurance

01/31/2016 11:00 PM
Giving and Forgiving
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Our observance of Lent during the Year of Mercy can bring reconciliation and joy to our families

01/31/2016 11:00 PM
The $100 Billion Family
by Patti Maguire Armstrong
The recent K of C Insurance milestone is about safeguarding the future of Catholic families

12/31/2015 11:00 PM
The Year of Mercy and the Gospel of Life
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
In seeking to love and serve the vulnerable, our pro-life service makes present God’s healing mercy

12/31/2015 11:00 PM
Behind the Mask of Planned Parenthood
by Columbia staff
An interview with Jeanne Mancini about the nation’s largest abortion provider on the eve of the March for Life

12/31/2015 11:00 PM
A Better Choice
by Carolee McGrath
Life-affirming medical clinics thwart the abortion industry by truly serving women’s health care needs

12/31/2015 11:00 PM
Contraception: Aftermath and Alternatives
by Meg T. McDonnell
The consequences of hormonal birth control are leading women and physicians to discover healthier choices

12/31/2015 11:00 PM
The Field Hospital Is Open
by Vicki Thorn
The Holy Year of Mercy shines a spotlight on Project Rachel’s ministry of hope and healing

12/31/2015 11:00 PM
Lifesaving Legislation
by Marjorie Dannenfelser
With growing support, U.S. legislators work to pass bills to protect women and unborn children

11/30/2015 11:00 PM
For Life and Liberty Half a World Away
by Bryan Bradley
Knights in Ukraine find fruitful ground for expansion and key roles serving Church and society

11/30/2015 11:00 PM
‘God Drilled that Hole’
by Columbia staff
Five years after the historic rescue, Knight Greg Hall recalls his role in the mission to save 33 miners in Chile

11/30/2015 11:00 PM
The Holy Year of Mercy
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Through spiritual and corporal works of mercy, the Holy Father calls the Church to live a special year of grace

11/30/2015 11:00 PM
Champions of Dignity
by Mike Latona
With enthusiastic K of C support at every level, Special Olympics athletes compete with perseverance and joy

11/30/2015 11:00 PM
In a Little Town Near Bethlehem
by Marta Zaknoun
Canadian Knights give hope to Christian families by supporting students in the Holy Land

11/03/2015 11:00 PM
A Shield for Families
by Tom Tracy
The Order’s fraternal benefits help families find security for themselves and future generations

10/31/2015 10:00 PM
Mom and Dad: Primary Teachers of the Faith
by Rebecca Vitz Cherico
God's presence is found in living out the theological virtues of faith, hope and love within our families

10/31/2015 10:00 PM
Love is Our Mission
by Columbia staff
The Church welcomes Pope Francis for his first apostolic visit to the United States

10/31/2015 10:00 PM
In Celebration of the Family Fully Alive
by Columbia Staff
The Knights of Columbus joins thousands in Philadelphia for the Eighth World Meeting of Families.

10/31/2015 10:00 PM
A Renewed Vision of Religious Freedom
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
During his visit to the United States, Pope Francis urged us to give joyful witness to our deepest beliefs

10/08/2015 10:00 PM
Why Columbus Sailed
by Alton Pelowski
An interview about Christopher Columbus and the religious motivations for his journey

09/30/2015 10:00 PM
Annual Report of the Supreme Knight
by Columbia staff
133rd Supreme Convention — Philadelphia, Pa., August 4-6, 2015

09/30/2015 10:00 PM
Endowed by their Creator with Life and Liberty
by Columbia staff
Knights champion religious freedom and celebrate faith, family and fraternity at 133rd Supreme Convention

08/31/2015 10:00 PM
The Knights: A Family Affair
by Maryangela Román
Wives of Knights speak about how the Order has strengthened their faith, families and marriages

08/31/2015 10:00 PM
The Church of the Home
by David S. Crawford
The Christian family is called to be an evangelized and evangelizing community

08/31/2015 10:00 PM
Fruitful Complementarity
by Cardinal Gérald Cyprien Lacroix
The vocations to marriage and celibate love mutually support one another

08/31/2015 10:00 PM
Marriage and the Common Good
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
The Church understands love, marriage and family in terms of self-gift, not self-interest

08/31/2015 10:00 PM


08/31/2015 10:00 PM
The Witness of the Family Fully Alive
by Columbia staff
An interview with the archbishop of Philadelphia on the eve of the World Meeting of Families

08/31/2015 10:00 PM
‘Persecuted, But Not Abandoned’ (2 Cor 4:9)
by Dominican Brother Augustine Marogi
Displaced Christian families in Iraq find shelter and aid with help from Order’s relief fund

08/31/2015 10:00 PM
Mariage et bien commun
by Mgr. William E. Lori, Aumônier Suprême
L’Église considère que amour, mariage et famille, se définissent en termes d’amour et de service et non pas d’intérêt personnel

07/31/2015 10:00 PM
Persecution Rising
by Lord David Alton
Christians continue to be in the firing line of Islamic State militants and other terrorist groups across the globe

07/31/2015 10:00 PM
Order Aids African AIDS Orphans
by Jennifer Reed and Jacinta W. Odongo
Children in Uganda and Kenya receive education and hope through partnership with the Apostles of Jesus

07/31/2015 10:00 PM
On Holy Ground
by Mary DeTurris Poust
Historic Jesuit martyrs’ shrine receives support from Order to continue its legacy as a place of pilgrimage and witness

07/31/2015 10:00 PM
My Sons the Seminarians
by Brendan Glasgow
A father shares insights about how families can foster religious vocations

07/31/2015 10:00 PM
Laudato Si’: A Call to Right Relationship
by Jonathan Reyes
Pope Francis’ new encyclical addresses questions about how we relate to God, each other and creation

07/31/2015 10:00 PM
The Parish: A Family of Families
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
The vitality and mission of the local Church is closely linked to the formation and evangelization of families

07/31/2015 10:00 PM
His Cause Marches On
by Brian Caulfield
For 125 years, Venerable Michael McGivney’s life and practical spiritual vision have inspired devotion

06/30/2015 10:00 PM
Learning, Trusting, Witnessing
by Matthew Mack
Natural family planning helped me to discern and discover God’s plan for life and married love

06/30/2015 10:00 PM
Cuisine With Compassion
by Jean Denton
A K of C culinary team serves both parish and community under the leadership of a renowned French chef

06/30/2015 10:00 PM
Drawn by Faith
by Patrick Scalisi
From covers featuring medieval knights to lighthearted interior cartoons, Columbia has a rich history of artwork that inspired and entertained

06/30/2015 10:00 PM
A Study in Contrasts
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Inspired by faith and charity, our parishes and families are called to be open to neighbors in need

06/30/2015 10:00 PM
On ‘Changing’ Catholicism
by Father James V. Schall, S.J.
The Church proclaims the timeless teachings of Christ in every age, undeterred by the winds of cultural change

06/30/2015 10:00 PM
‘To Care for Him Who Shall Have Borne the Battle’
by Columbia staff
Knights accompany wounded warriors and other U.S. pilgrims on military pilgrimage to Lourdes

05/31/2015 10:00 PM
Marriage in the Balance
by Matthew J. Franck
Catholics in the United States face untold challenges as courts look to legally redefine the institution of marriage

05/31/2015 10:00 PM
An American Hero is Welcomed Home
by Colleen Rowan
A wounded veteran receives a “smart home” through the Order’s partnership with the Gary Sinise Foundation

05/31/2015 10:00 PM
Families Evangelizing Families
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
The Christian family plays an essential role in our baptismal call to be disciples and missionaries

05/31/2015 10:00 PM
Charity in the Land of the New Martyrs
by Andrew J. Matt
Christians displaced in the face of religious persecution receive aid through the Order’s Christian Refugee Relief Fund

05/31/2015 10:00 PM
The Gift of Consecrated Life
by Brian Fraga and Columbia staff
The witness of consecrated men and women provides an indispensable sign of the Church’s identity and mission

05/31/2015 10:00 PM
‘O Happy Fault’
by Tom Hoopes
Through my failures, I have learned important lessons about fatherhood

04/30/2015 10:00 PM
A Hidden Life for God
by Msgr. David Q. Liptak
The first beatification on American soil celebrates the Christian witness of a young religious sister from New Jersey

04/30/2015 10:00 PM
‘Join us!’
by Columbia staff
Star recruiters share their insights and enthusiasm about growing the Knights of Columbus

04/30/2015 10:00 PM
Harmonizing Work and Family Life
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Our work is a means of sanctification, allowing us to use our gifts and to provide for our families and others

04/30/2015 10:00 PM
Brother Serving Brother
by John Burger
During the American Civil War, Catholics from North and South displayed courage and compassion while striving to heal the nation

04/30/2015 10:00 PM
The Love That Brings New Life Into the World
by Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks
The family, the single most humanizing institution in history, is crucial to the future of our civilization

04/30/2015 10:00 PM
Service and Sacrifice
by Ashley Kepper
A Navy wife reflects on Memorial Day

03/31/2015 10:00 PM
The Wisdom of the Priest
by Cardinal Gerhard L. Müller
The intellectual formation of seminarians must be grounded in Christian discipleship and fidelity to the Church

03/31/2015 10:00 PM
‘Bringing Christ to the People’
by
An interview with Archbishop José Gomez about the life and legacy of Blessed Junípero Serra

03/31/2015 10:00 PM
Models of Faithful Love
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Parents can help their children to have the courage to embrace the vocation of marriage and family

03/31/2015 10:00 PM
Junípero Serra: Hero of Evangelization
by Msgr. Francis J. Weber
Pope Francis will soon canonize a courageous friar who founded the first California missions

03/31/2015 10:00 PM
Cultivating the Lord’s Vineyard
by Jerry Circelli
Knights have responded with generosity to a Supreme Council initiative in support of religious vocations

02/28/2015 11:00 PM
Investing in the Church with Knights of Columbus Asset Advisors
by Alton J. Pelowski
An interview with Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson about a new initiative of the Knights of Columbus

02/28/2015 11:00 PM
Teaching the Art of Living
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Parents have a unique and irreplaceable role as the first educators of their children

02/28/2015 11:00 PM
Sustaining Hope in Haiti
by Tom Tracy and Columbia staff
Five years after the devastating earthquake in Haiti, a Knights of Columbus initiative continues to transform lives

02/28/2015 11:00 PM
The Revitalization of Europe
by Krzysztof Mazur
The largest petition in European history has led to the rebirth of the pro-life movement on the Old Continent

02/28/2015 11:00 PM
The Philippines Embraces Pope Francis
by Roy Lagarde
During his historic visit to the Philippines, the Holy Father brought a message of compassion to millions

01/31/2015 11:00 PM
The Pilgrimage of the Silver Rose
by Andrew J. Matt
A silver rose is carried by Knights to the feet of Our Lady of Guadalupe and presented to Pope Francis as a sign of unity

01/31/2015 11:00 PM
A Servant’s Heart
by Nadia Smith
Ricardo Sanvictores had the unique experience of working at the White House for seven U.S. presidents

01/31/2015 11:00 PM
The Life-Giving Spirit
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
The universal vocation to love, inspired by Christian hope, opens us and our families to divine life

01/31/2015 11:00 PM
The Aloha Spirit
by Darlene J. M. Dela Cruz | photos by Michelle Scott
Knights in Hawaii organize programs to provide food for the homeless and others in need

01/31/2015 11:00 PM
God at the Center
by Sam Patet
Super Bowl champion Matt Birk discusses his Catholic faith and his mission as a husband, father and Knight

12/31/2014 11:00 PM
‘All In’ For Pro-Life
by Alton J. Pelowski
An exclusive interview with U.S. Congressman Chris Smith about the unfinished fight to protect human life

12/31/2014 11:00 PM
500 and Counting
by Andrew J. Matt
The Ultrasound Initiative has delivered more than 500 machines in 50 U.S. states — and has helped save countless lives

12/31/2014 11:00 PM
A School of Forgiveness
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Through example and practice, and strengthened by the sacrament of reconciliation, family life teaches us how to forgive

12/31/2014 11:00 PM
The Power of This Place
by Columbia staff
Knights of Columbus and Sisters of Life celebrate 10-year partnership at Villa Maria Guadalupe

12/31/2014 11:00 PM
Midwife of Mercy
by Eric Durocher
Venerable Rosalie Cadron-Jetté cared for single mothers at a time when few others would

11/30/2014 11:00 PM
Ministers of Mercy
by Christina Gray
Knights offer freedom behind bars as they reach out to the incarcerated with a message of hope

11/30/2014 11:00 PM
Sanctity on Display
by Columbia staff
The Saint John Paul II National Shrine unveils a new exhibit of the pope’s lifelong witness to Christ

11/30/2014 11:00 PM
Suffering and Hope in the Face of Terrorism
by Archbishop Jean-Clément Jeanbart
Amid violent persecution and social upheaval, Syrian Christians struggle for peace in their homeland

11/30/2014 11:00 PM
The Family That Prays Together Stays Together
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
As the first models and educators of prayer, Christian parents help their family face whatever difficulties come their way

11/30/2014 11:00 PM
A Legacy of Protection
by Justin Bell
For nearly six decades, the DiCalogero family has helped Knights of Columbus families obtain financial security

11/30/2014 11:00 PM
A Christmas Journey
by Rick Snizek
The Posada gives parishioners the opportunity to celebrate Christ’s birth and remember the poor

10/31/2014 10:00 PM
Farmers of Faith
by Dave Borowski
For these agrarian Knights, farming cultivates an appreciation of work, family and caring for creation

10/31/2014 10:00 PM
Sunday: A Day for Families
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
The Lord’s Day is a privileged time for attending Mass and spending time together as a family

10/31/2014 10:00 PM
The Admiral’s Legacy
by Cmdr. Joseph McInerney
A war hero, U.S. senator, humanitarian and Knight of Columbus, Adm. Jeremiah Denton’s life and work were rooted in his Catholic faith

10/31/2014 10:00 PM
Building Hope, One House at a Time
by Margaret Gabriel
Knights return to Appalachia to construct a home for a family in need

10/31/2014 10:00 PM
Taking Root in Seoul
by Patrick Scalisi
With the formation of Council 16000, the Knights of Columbus begins its latest international expansion — in South Korea

10/31/2014 10:00 PM
Our Continued Commitment
by
An interview with Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson about the enduring mission of Knights of Columbus Insurance

09/30/2014 10:00 PM
Our Vocation to Fraternity
by Columbia staff
132nd Supreme Convention celebrates the Order’s founding principles, continued growth and enduring mission

09/30/2014 10:00 PM
‘They Saw No One Else But Jesus’
by Cardinal Seán P. O'Malley, archbishop of Boston
Homily delivered during the concelebrated Mass for the Solemnity of the Transfiguration Aug. 6

09/30/2014 10:00 PM
News and Highlights from the 132nd Supreme Convention
by Columbia staff
International meeting celebrates faith, membership growth and notable achievements

09/30/2014 10:00 PM
Called to Be Brothers
by Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin
Greetings from Pope Francis sent to the Supreme Convention

09/30/2014 10:00 PM
Annual Report of the Supreme Knight
by Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson
Delivered Aug. 5, 2014, at the 132nd Supreme Convention in Orlando

08/31/2014 10:00 PM
Heaven, Here and Now
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
By receiving God’s love and sharing it with others, we can make the light of heaven visible on earth

08/31/2014 10:00 PM
An Extraordinary Jubilee Year
by Martina de Vries
The mother parish of Canada and the United States celebrates 350 years of faith and history

08/31/2014 10:00 PM
Evangelization and the ‘Digital Continent’
by Alton J. Pelowski
An interview with Archbishop Claudio Celli, president of the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, about The Pope App, the Church and new media

08/31/2014 10:00 PM
In Defense of Our First Freedom
by Christopher White
Catholics stand up for religious liberty, conscience rights and free speech in prominent court cases

08/31/2014 10:00 PM
Working Toward Recovery
by Brian Caulfield
Typhoon victims in the Philippines regain hope and employment through the Order’s Livelihood Project

08/31/2014 10:00 PM
Quo Vadis?
by Jennifer Reed
Knights’ support of vocation discernment programs assists youth in hearing God’s call

07/31/2014 10:00 PM
The Sacramentality of Marriage
by Nicholas J. Healy Jr.
The vocation of Christian marriage is a call to participate in Christ’s undying love for his bride, the Church

07/31/2014 10:00 PM
A Preparation for Love
by Colleen Rouleau
The Church’s wisdom helps to prepare young people and engaged couples for happy and holy marriages

07/31/2014 10:00 PM
Our Domestic Church
by Carla Galdo
The fundamental cell of the Church and society, the family lies at the heart of the new evangelization

07/31/2014 10:00 PM
‘The Family Fully Alive’
by Andrew J. Matt
The Order prepares to launch a yearlong program for families

07/31/2014 10:00 PM
The Icon of Communion
by Carl A. Anderson
The family’s irreplaceable mission of love is essential to building up the Church and healing society

07/31/2014 10:00 PM
Healing the Wounds
by Shaina Tanguay-Colucci
As the number of children of divorce grows, new pastoral initiatives help to bring mercy and hope

07/31/2014 10:00 PM
The Church in the Home
by Archbishop William E. Lori
The world has changed, but the family’s vital role of living and passing on the faith has not

07/31/2014 10:00 PM
Calming the Perfect Storm
by Msgr. J. Brian Bransfield
The teachings of Karol Wojtyła help us to recover the forgotten truth about what it means to be human

06/30/2014 10:00 PM
Celebrating Sainthood
by Columbia staff
National Mass of Thanksgiving and pilgrimage to new national shrine honors St. John XXIII and St. John Paul II

06/30/2014 10:00 PM
Changing Hearts, Changing Laws
by Columbia staff
Three legislators offer insights on how to continue building momentum on behalf of the unborn

06/30/2014 10:00 PM
America’s Steady March Toward a Culture of Life
by Jeanne Monahan
The rise in young supporters and legislative victories signals a growing pro-life consensus

06/30/2014 10:00 PM
Who Matters Most?
by Archbishop William E. Lori
Amid the distractions, temptations and concerns of modern life, putting God first is no easy task

06/30/2014 10:00 PM
Death, Be Not Proud
by Wesley J. Smith
In the face of attempts to legalize assisted suicide and euthanasia, Catholic principles affirm an authentic culture of compassion

06/30/2014 10:00 PM
A Pilgrimage of Joy
by Alton J. Pelowski
Knights of Columbus fields host Polish pilgrims and others during historic canonization

06/30/2014 10:00 PM
Sandwich Generation
by Brian Caulfield
Caring for your parents and your children brings trials and rewards

05/31/2014 10:00 PM
Remembering Mr. Blue
by Alton J. Pelowski
Myles Connolly, a former editor of Columbia, had a lasting impact on American culture through film, literature and personal witness

05/31/2014 10:00 PM
‘Under God’: Our American Legacy
by Justin Bell
The Knights of Columbus celebrates the 60th anniversary of a historic amendment to the Pledge of Allegiance

05/31/2014 10:00 PM
Yukon Gold
by Roxanne Livingstone
Canadian Knights cook up thousands of sourdough pancakes mixed with charity and good cheer

05/31/2014 10:00 PM
In the Footsteps of a Martyr Knight
by Father ’Rick LaBrecque
St. José María Robles’ courageous witness of faith inspired my mission to Mexico

05/31/2014 10:00 PM
The Gift of Fatherhood
by Archbishop William E. Lori
The real joy of being a father lies more in giving than receiving

05/31/2014 10:00 PM
‘In All Things Love’
by Joseph O’Brien
Service and compassion form a holy alliance between the Knights and the Servants of Charity at Michigan’s St. Louis Center

05/23/2014 10:00 PM
Why Columbus Sailed
by Alton Pelowski
An interview about Christopher Columbus and the religious motivations for his journey

04/30/2014 10:00 PM
Be a Follower, Not a Fan
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
With Mary as our model, we are called to be true and loyal disciples of Jesus

04/30/2014 10:00 PM
Under Our Lady’s Mantle
by Ruane Remy
Knights celebrate the 35th anniversary of the international Marian Prayer Program

04/30/2014 10:00 PM
The Star of Evangelization
by Lizette Lantigua
For many decades, Knights have served as missionaries of Our Lady of Guadalupe and her message

04/30/2014 10:00 PM
How Do you Solve a Problem Like Maria?
by Father Dwight Longenecker
Commonly misunderstood doctrines about the Virgin Mary highlight her unique role within Christ’s saving mission

04/30/2014 10:00 PM
Pope Francis and the Mother of Mercy
by Bishop Michael C. Barber, S.J.
Beginning with his Jesuit formation in Argentina, Pope Francis has cultivated a deep devotion to Our Lady

04/30/2014 10:00 PM
Mary and Her Knights
by Columbia staff
Throughout the Order’s history, Knights have expressed their love for Our Lady

04/30/2014 10:00 PM
Is Mary for Men?
by Edward Sri
The Blessed Virgin Mary’s bold faith and virtue prompts men to strive for Christian greatness

03/31/2014 10:00 PM
A Road Map for Catholic Families
by Randy Hain
John Paul II continues to guide families through the confusing landscape of modern culture

03/31/2014 10:00 PM
The Spiritual Fatherhood of St. John Paul II
by Archbishop William E. Lori
Formed and inspired by faithful men, Karol Wojtyła became a powerful father figure for many

03/31/2014 10:00 PM
Co-Workers in Christ’s Vineyard
by Columbia staff
Pope John Paul II often shared pastoral guidance with the Knights of Columbus and expressed gratitude for our friendship

03/31/2014 10:00 PM
Crossing the Threshold of Sanctity
by Columbia staff
An interview with the postulator of the cause for canonization of St. John Paul II

03/31/2014 10:00 PM
In the Footsteps of St. John Paul II
by Alton J. Pelowski
Through the Saint John Paul II National Shrine in Washington, D.C., the Knights of Columbus will preserve the spiritual legacy of the late pope

03/31/2014 10:00 PM
Five Essential Insights of Pope John Paul II
by Michelle K. Borras
With the canonization of Karol Wojtyła, the Church embraces a vision of man and the family centered in Christ

03/31/2014 10:00 PM
Good Pope John and the Knights
by Joseph Pronechen
With the canonization of Pope John XXIII, the Order remembers its close relationship with this visionary pontiff

03/31/2014 10:00 PM
The Birthplace of the New Evangelization
by Krzysztof Mazur
For John Paul II, the faith and struggle of his countrymen in Nowa Huta heralded a new springtime for Christianity

02/28/2014 11:00 PM
Heroes of Home and Hearth
by Patrick Scalisi
Knights in Maryland keep the home fires burning by providing firewood to the needy

02/28/2014 11:00 PM
The Day the Word Was Made Flesh
by Murray Joseph Casey, M.D.
Science sheds light on the Incarnation and the reality of life in the womb

02/28/2014 11:00 PM
Christians in the Crosshairs
by Columbia staff
An interview with leading analyst John Allen about the worldwide persecution of Christians

02/28/2014 11:00 PM
Be Present to Win
by Archbishop William E. Lori
For families to flourish, fathers are called to be fully immersed in the lives of their wives and children

02/28/2014 11:00 PM
Discerning the Fruits of the Digital Age
by Father Jonah Lynch
We use technology more wisely when we recognize how it affects the way we see the world

02/28/2014 11:00 PM
The Embodiment of Charity
by Mike Latona
Knights volunteer to be living organ donors to save the lives of others

02/28/2014 11:00 PM
Bringing the Gospel to Life
by Kris Dmytrenko
The first major motion picture about the life of Christ in more than 10 years, Son of God introduces audiences to Jesus and his saving mission

02/28/2014 11:00 PM
The One-Flesh Union
by Sherif Girgis
The law written on our hearts can help us to understand the nature of marriage

01/31/2014 11:00 PM
Evangelizing America in the Footsteps of Our Lady
by Andrew J. Matt
Pontifical pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe unites leaders from across the continent

01/31/2014 11:00 PM
Education & Evangelization
by Stratford Caldecott
The work of evangelization helps others to see, understand and engage the world from the perspective of faith

01/31/2014 11:00 PM
Running to the Roar
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Like the habits of successful coaches and business leaders, our spiritual lives require the courage to face our fears head on

01/31/2014 11:00 PM
Coming to the Aid of a Brother in Need
by Marie Elena Giossi
Councils a thousand miles apart join hands to help a family struck by tragedy

01/31/2014 11:00 PM
The Gospel and Your Family
by Andrew Lichtenwalner
Catholic families have practical ways for learning about and witnessing to the beauty of the Church’s teachings

01/31/2014 11:00 PM
Hope after Haiyan
by Brian Caulfield
With councils throughout the Philippines, the Order offers relief to typhoon victims

01/31/2014 11:00 PM
Loaves of Love
by Maryangela Layman Román
What started out as simple bread deliveries by a local K of C council has evolved into statewide charitable outreach

12/31/2013 11:00 PM
Hope on Wheels
by J.D. Long-García
Mobile ultrasound units deliver life-changing images to pregnant women nationwide

12/31/2013 11:00 PM
The Gospel of Life According to Pope Francis
by Columbia staff
Throughout his ministry as archbishop and pope, the Holy Father has issued a clarion call to affirm life

12/31/2013 11:00 PM
Families Welcome
by Brian Caulfield
The next Vatican synod will focus on challenges for the modern family

12/31/2013 11:00 PM
Guardian of the Mystery of God
by Archbishop William E. Lori
As the head of the Holy Family, St. Joseph teaches us how to live out the vocation of husband and father

12/31/2013 11:00 PM
Casting Out Fear
by Marybeth T. Hagan
Couples facing prenatal diagnoses find support and consolation from local Catholic services

12/31/2013 11:00 PM
Marching Orders
by Columbia staff
Midyear meeting of K of C leaders focuses on evangelization as key to Order’s growth and mission

12/31/2013 11:00 PM
Reunited
by Michael C. Gabriele
After 75 years, two brothers — and brother Knights — meet for the first time

11/30/2013 11:00 PM
A Sign of Solidarity
by Columbia staff
Pope Francis praises the integrity and loyalty of the Knights of Columbus

11/30/2013 11:00 PM
Younger Than Sin
by Father Frederick L. Miller
The Immaculate Conception of Mary helps us to see how God’s grace is revealed in childlike humility

11/30/2013 11:00 PM
Unveiling the Beauty of Our Lady of Help
by Pietro Zander
The Knights of Columbus helps to restore the ancient Madonna del Soccorso, the most revered Marian image in St. Peter’s Basilica

11/30/2013 11:00 PM
The Father Dowling Mystery
by Jeannette Cooperman
After a Missouri priest stopped to pray with a crash victim, the world wondered if he was an angel of mercy sent by God

11/30/2013 11:00 PM
Three Keys to Manhood
by Archbishop William E. Lori
St. Joseph’s quiet strength, integrity and fidelity unlock the meaning of man’s Christian mission in the world

11/30/2013 11:00 PM
God is Ever Present
by Msgr. Robert Weiss
One year after the tragic school shooting in Newtown, Conn., the community continues its path of grief and healing

11/30/2013 11:00 PM
Hope for Syrian Christians
by Mike Mastromatteo
Toronto-area Knights rally support for Syrian refugees at home and abroad through creative initiatives

11/30/2013 11:00 PM
The Indispensable Gifts of Women
by Carla Galdo
Blessed John Paul II’s apostolic letter on the dignity of women, after 25 years, continues to inspire a new feminism

10/31/2013 10:00 PM
On the Front lines of Charity
by Carla Jean Whitley
Sir Knight Steve Leisure and other K of C volunteers demonstrate the Order’s dedication to serving veterans

10/31/2013 10:00 PM
The Harvest is Plentiful
by Ed Langlois
Oregon Knights produce bumper crop for families in need

10/31/2013 10:00 PM
Heroism on the High Seas
by Brian Caulfield
An exclusive Knights of Columbus interview: The critically acclaimed film Captain Phillips features a naval rescue mission led by a Fourth Degree Knight

10/31/2013 10:00 PM
Faith of Our Family
by Tom Hoopes
The Year of Faith has given us direction for the road ahead

10/31/2013 10:00 PM
Ringing from on High
by Alton J. Pelowski
Year of Faith pilgrimage to National Shrine in Washington, D.C., marks 50th anniversary of the Knights Tower Carillon

10/31/2013 10:00 PM
Living God’s Gift of Masculinity
by Archbishop William E. Lori
A new project will explore Catholic men’s spirituality, challenging Knights to renew and strengthen their faith

10/31/2013 10:00 PM
A Luminous Testament of Faith
by Columbia staff
The encyclical Lumen Fidei underscores how the gift of faith enables us to grasp the deepest meaning of reality

09/30/2013 10:00 PM
News and Highlights from the Convention
by Columbia staff
Knights celebrate recent international expansion and inaugural awards bestowed by the Order

09/30/2013 10:00 PM
In Our Lady’s Footsteps
by Columbia staff
Order inaugurates international prayer program dedicated to the Immaculate Conception

09/30/2013 10:00 PM
Protecting God’s Gifts
by Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Tarcisio Berto
Greetings from Pope Francis sent to the Supreme Convention

09/30/2013 10:00 PM
‘Lights and Shadows’
by Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller, M.Sp.S., of San
Homily from the Supreme Convention’s opening Mass, celebrated Aug. 6

09/30/2013 10:00 PM
Called to Be Protectors
by Columbia staff
131st Supreme Convention in San Antonio celebrates record-setting charity and service and spurs Knights to protect God’s gifts, including faith, life and liberty

08/31/2013 10:00 PM
Marriage and the New Evangelization
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
In promoting the truth about marriage and family, the Catholic Church promotes the good of individuals and society

08/31/2013 10:00 PM
A Journey of Faith and Healing
by Michael Wojcik | photography by Bob Mullen
New York-area Knights send children with illness and disabilities to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes

08/31/2013 10:00 PM
Debt Ceiling
by Fletcher Doyle
Helping your kids contain college costs can set the stage for a happier life

08/31/2013 10:00 PM
Sent Forth
by Father Thomas Rosica, C.S.B.
Catholic young people gather as pilgrims in Rio de Janeiro for World Youth Day 2013 and return as disciples and missionaries

08/31/2013 10:00 PM
A Place Called Home
by Colleen Rouleau
Knights in Saskatchewan establish long-term, affordable housing for seniors in need

08/31/2013 10:00 PM
Music & The Pursuit of Excellence
by Terese Bower McIlvain
A K of C-sponsored Catholic band competition fosters talent and character among students, bringing glory to God

07/31/2013 10:00 PM
The Knight Riders
by Jeff Rowe
A charity event has become an annual pilgrimage for cycling Knights.

07/31/2013 10:00 PM
Defending Marriage by Defining Marriage
by Alton J. Pelowski
An interview with Ryan T. Anderson about society’s understanding of marriage and why it matters

07/31/2013 10:00 PM
Rolling Out Hope
by Patrick Scalisi
The Order partners with the Global Wheelchair Mission to provide mobility to the poor and disabled.

07/31/2013 10:00 PM
The Supreme Court and the Battle for Marriage
by Scott Lloyd
Recent rulings related to the same-sex marriage debate raise questions and present challenges for Catholics.

07/31/2013 10:00 PM
Look Below the Surface
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Religious liberty is subtly assaulted by recent court decisions and government mandates

07/31/2013 10:00 PM
Heather’s Gift
by Pete Sheehan
Grateful for her life-saving medical treatment, a girl and her family respond with faith and charity.

06/30/2013 10:00 PM
The Meaning of Patriotism
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
Authentic love of country demands that we recognize God as the source of our liberties and seek what is good

06/30/2013 10:00 PM
Canadians March for Life
by Marc Nadeau | photos by Jake Wright
Knights and others from across Canada join together as witnesses of a culture of life.

06/30/2013 10:00 PM
Dad to Dad
by Brian Caulfield
The adventure of fatherhood can raise men to heroism

06/30/2013 10:00 PM
Love, Naturally
by Alton J. Pelowski
An interview with Dr. Theresa Notare about the history, science and benefits of natural family planning

06/30/2013 10:00 PM
Rebuilding in Oklahoma
by Steve Gust
The coordinated response of the Knights of Columbus has helped provide relief following a deadly tornado outbreak

06/30/2013 10:00 PM
A Special Partnership
by Matt Treadwell
For decades, the Knights of Columbus has supported Special Olympics through fundraising and volunteerism

06/30/2013 10:00 PM
An Old Game for New Times
by Gloria Geannette
Through an old-fashioned stickball tournament, Knights practice charity and fraternity

05/31/2013 10:00 PM
The Importance of Mothers and Fathers
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
As the traditional family is undervalued and under attack, the Church promotes marriage and family for the health of society

05/31/2013 10:00 PM
Building a Culture of Life Together
by Walter Sánchez Silva and Columbia staff
The healing mission of Project Rachel complements pro-life celebrations in Peru

05/31/2013 10:00 PM
Housing Heroes
by Joe Bollig
In volunteering to build homes with Habitat for Humanity, Knights provide assistance to the working poor

05/31/2013 10:00 PM
The Quotable Pope Francis
by Columbia staff
Through his audiences, addresses and homilies, the pope humbly proclaims the Gospel message

05/31/2013 10:00 PM
Star Trek Fathers
by Jason Godin
Dads are called to “boldly go” forward for family and society

05/31/2013 10:00 PM
Exposing Ugly Truths
by Jeanne Monahan
The trial of Kermit Gosnell provides an opportunity to shine a light into the darkness of the abortion industry

05/31/2013 10:00 PM
God Bless West
by Matthew St. John
The fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas, has forged strong bonds of community as Knights lead recovery efforts there

04/30/2013 10:00 PM
Mary and the New Evangelization
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
The Blessed Virgin Mary leads us to her son and is a model for the Church’s mission and life of worship

04/30/2013 10:00 PM
Our Eastern Brothers
by Alton J. Pelowski
An interview with Archbishop Stefan Soroka about Eastern Catholicism, Orthodoxy and traditions

04/30/2013 10:00 PM
The Fortnight Continues
by Most Rev. William E. Lori
Amid growing threats to religious liberty, Catholics are invited to join in prayer and reflection about our first freedom

04/30/2013 10:00 PM
A Column of Strength and Devotion
by Pietro Zander
The Knights of Columbus helps to restore a much-venerated, centuries-old fresco painting of Mary at St. Peter’s Basilica

04/30/2013 10:00 PM
Say It with Actions
by Peter C. Kleponis
Mother’s Day reminds a husband of his duty to cherish his wife and to lead, protect and provide for his family

04/30/2013 10:00 PM
We Are Here to Serve
by SueAnn Howell
Knights bring hope, assistance to homeless men in North Carolina

03/31/2013 10:00 PM
Thank You, Holy Father
by Columbia staff
The Knights of Columbus looks back at the pontificate of Pope Benedict XVI

03/31/2013 10:00 PM
The Ministry of Peter
by Supreme Chaplain Archbishop William E. Lori
As Successor of Peter and Vicar of Christ, the pope guides the Church on earth in a spirit of unity

03/31/2013 10:00 PM
The Art of Family Prayer
by Robert Alzapiedi
The practice of family prayer helps your home to grow in faith, peace and joy

03/31/2013 10:00 PM
The Pope of the People
by Alejandro Bermúdez
Through humble and loving devotion to God and neighbor, our new pope embodies the Gospel in word and deed

03/31/2013 10:00 PM
Patient Pursuit
by Trent Beattie
Baseball veteran Mark Kotsay has developed the virtue of patience on the field and off