The Pilgrim's Journey

Knights of Columbus commemorate 125th anniversary of the death of founder

Richard SontagLast Updated: August 17th, 2015Church News

(New Haven Register, By Mary O’Leary) The archbishop of Baltimore told a packed church service Friday that he views the founder of the Knights of Columbus “as the parish priest of my soul.” The Most Rev. William E. Lori, now the archbishop of Baltimore and supreme chaplain of the Knights of Columbus, came back to … Read More

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K of C to co-launch film on hope among Haiti’s young amputees

R RLast Updated: August 29th, 2014Uncategorized

(CNA/EWTN News).- The Knights of Columbus partnered with Connecticut-based EVTV to produce a documentary on hope and healing of Haitian children injured in the catastrophic 2010 earthquake that rocked the country. The film, “Unbreakable: A Story of Hope and Healing in Haiti,” will be featured at the Portland Film Festival on Saturday, Aug. 30. In … Read More

$170 million: Knights of Columbus set yet another record for global charitable giving

R RLast Updated: August 8th, 2014Church News, US News, World News

(CNA/EWTN News/Mary Rezac).- The Knights of Columbus continued to set records for charitable giving and volunteer hours, making this the 14th consecutive year they’ve increased their contributions. For the 2013 year, the Knights donated nearly $170 million and volunteered more than 70.5 million hours, according to their Annual Survey of Fraternal Activity discussed at the … Read More