Welcome to the dedham knights of columbus council # 234 website charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism are the guiding principles of the knights of columbus we are your brothers, cousins, and neighbors a knights of columbus council can work wonders in fact, with its many programs it can help change the. One of the tour highlights was the ultrasound machine which the knights purchased for help in 2013 based on help's numbers, 98% of women who have had an ultrasound exam at help have chosen life for their baby the help ultrasound machine was purchased by the knights using the supreme council matching. Winooski—st francis xavier school eighth graders recently took part in the annual knights of columbus essay contest sponsored by the fourth assembly the theme this year was ''how my catholic school education helps me to be a better citizen,'' and the winners were: first place jojo mbayu of. Additionally, through activities such as the catholic citizenship essay contest, the substance abuse poster contest, and the annual free throw contest a strong sense of civic and religious responsibility fellowship to be a knight means to believe in each other as we believe in ourselves realizing that by creating strong,. Several winners of the 2011-12 statewide essay contest were recognized on june 11, 2012 during a lunch in the office of governor sam brownback the annual contest is open to students in grades 8 through 12 the topic was “the responsibility of a catholic citizen in a free society” essays from each age group in each.
Essays must be typed and be between 500 and 750 words in length the student's name should appear only on the official catholic citizenship essay contest entry form, which must be stapled to the essay all entries become the property of the knights of columbus and will not be returned deadline for submission is. Assembly letterhead dear principal the district of louisiana fourth degree knights of columbus the patriotic degree of the order annually sponsors a patriotic essay contest knights of columbus district of louisiana fourth degree patriotic program 2013-2014 patriotic program packet table of. Links supreme council websites (see also the “supreme council quick links” section below) knights of columbus supreme council (kofcorg) kofc officers online (login here to order supply catalog items from knights gear) kofc catholic citizenship essay contest (theme) new – fraternal training portal venerable.
Dedham council 234 catholic citizenship essay contest october 4, 2017 bob samonte all catholic students in public, private and parochial schools grades 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12, are invited to participate in the 2017 knights of columbus catholic citizenship essay contest learn more public posts sidebar search for. Youth essay contest as knights, it is our obligation to fight for the church it is of paramount importance to strengthen the foundation of catholic principles and teachings in the hearts and minds of the youth it is our hope that the essay contest will encourage young people to become citizens who are firmly. Catholic-citizenship-essay-contest theme and topic the theme of the knights of columbus essay contest is: “the importance of religious freedom” guidelines essays must reflect the assigned theme and topic, and be submitted by the published deadline essays must be the student's original work.
April 11, 2014, edition the father pierz fourth degree assembly of the knights of columbus sponsor an annual essay contest for st cloud's cathedral school students from grades eight through 11 with the topic “the responsibility of the catholic citizen” this year's contest drew about 150 entries, according to lynn. Catholic citizenship essay contest the order encourages all councils and assemblies to sponsor the knights of columbus essay contest at schools in their communities the essay contest is a creative way to encourage young people to become citizens who are firmly grounded in the faith the order has expanded the.
Some thirty men received their first degree that week and were presented with their knights of columbus pins there were also 28 we sponsor a substance abuse awareness poster contest, catholic citizen's essay contest, spelling bee and athletic events such as the soccer challenge, and free throw championship. The official youth organization of the knights of columbus, with the main objective of developing leadership skills in catholic young men membership is this competition is conducted at the council, district, regional and state levels to determine the winners the results from the catholic citizen essay contest the essay.