DISTRICT 3 NEWSLETTER

 

Why you should become a knight?  The Knights of Columbus is not just a fraternity in name.  It is a brotherhood of Catholic men who each play a part in improving the world around them, one community at a time.  They stand together in faith, dedicated to uphold the principles they cherish while lending their support and strength to parish, home, and fellow knight.  Join them in making a stand, and you can discover how easy it is to make a difference in our life and that of others.  Contact your local Knights of Columbus Council or parish office for further information.

 

Nov 1 - All Saints Day, a Holy Day of Obligation

Nov 2 - All Souls Day

Nov 4 - 4th Degree (Assembly 26) meeting at 5:30 pm immediately followed by Council 1153 business meeting

Nov 5, 12, 19, & 26 - prayer, scripture study, and spiritual reflection at 9:30 am.

Nov 9 - Second Saturday Holy Hour for men; 8 am - 9 am in the Adoration Chapel

Nov 11 - Veterans Day!  Thank a veteran for their service to community and country

Nov 19 - The 113th birthday of the Pine Bluff Knights, Council 1153

Nov 28 - Thanksgiving Day!  You woke up be thankful (someone else did not).  You have a job be thankful (someone else is unemployed).  You have your health be thankful (someone else is fighting a terminal illness).  You have food be thankful (someone else has none).  You have a home be thankful (far too many American citizens do not).

Nov 30 - St. Andrew the Apostle

Dec 1 - First Sunday of Advent

 

Join the Knights of Columbus in prayer as we honor St. Peregrine, the patron saint of cancer patients during this very special Novena beginning on Nov. 4.

 

"The refusal to take sides on great moral issues is itself a decision.  It is a silent acquiescence of evil.  The tragedy of our time is that those who still believe in honesty lack fire and conviction, while those who believe in dishonesty are full of passionate conviction."  --Venerable Fulton J. Sheen

 

Greg Mattics

 
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