Two Boston Firefighters were killed today while battling a 9-alarm blaze in Boston. Please pray for the souls of these brave men and ask that God will take them into his kingdom and grant comfort to their grieving families and loved ones.
Holy Family is having a rummage sale next Saturday, March 29th to raise funds for our cooling costs for the summer. We would greatly appreciate your help in getting the word out to the Knights of Columbus and their families.
We are accepting donations of usable items on Friday, March 28th from 9 - 5. On Saturday, we'll have the rummage sale and have hot dogs, burgers, and brats as long as they last. Please Download the flyer for details.
The Registration packet for the upcoming 10th Annual Convention in Tucson, May 16-17 has been updated. The packet now includes PDF-fillable forms. To use them, click here to open the packet in Google Docs. Then click the download arrow to download the packet to your computer. Depending on which browser you are using, you may be able to either save the PDF file on your PC or open it at once using Adobe Reader.
Scroll down to the form you want to fill out, fill in the data requested, then click the PRINT button. This will print only the form. You can then mail it in along with your payment.
We will also place a copy of the packet on the chapter web site at www.tucsonknights.com.
Rosie Garcia, President of the Father Kino Heritage Society, requests the Honor
Guard for the arrival of Archbishop Luigi Bressan from Trent, Italy.
Archbishop Bressan arrives at the Tucson International Airport on Monday, April
21, at 9:00pm.
Assemble 8:00pm in the airport parking lot. Special arrangements will be
made so we may carry swords, as well as be escorted with special access to
greet the Archbishop. There will be a film crew documenting the trip with
the intent to show the movie to the Pope.
We are honored to be invited once again to welcome Archbishop Bressan.
Additional details will be published prior to the callout.
Honor Guard Coordinator
St. Rita in the Desert Council #14230 is honored to host
the upcoming 2nd and 3rd Degree Exemplification.First Degree members should be encouraged to
complete their journey to full Knighthood in our honored order.Please contact the Grand Knight, Franklin
Roznovsky no later than March 1, 2014 with the number of candidates and members
expected to attend.
When:Saturday, March 15, 2014
Where: St. Rita In The Desert Parish 13260 E Colossal Cave Road, Vail,
Time: Registration: 9:00 AM to 9:45AM
2nd Degree Begins promptly at
3rd Degree follows the 2nd
Point of Contact:
per candidate, payable at the door.
person.Lunch will be served after the 3rd
and doughnuts will be available to non-candidates before the 2nd
To aid the host
council to properly prepare for the 2nd and 3rd degree
exemplification, please contact the host council and provide the number of
candidates and members who plan to attend.This RSVP is requested by March 1, 2014.
all candidates must show a valid 1st Degree Membership card and
their registration fee will be collected.Current members in the 3rd Degree must also show a valid 3rd
degree membership prior to entry into the ceremony.It is important that candidates be escorted
by their sponsor or someone from their council.
of the 2nd and 3rd Degree is a special event, one that
will be always remembered.Therefore,
proper dress is required of the candidates and members attending the
degree.The requested attire of collared
shirts, slacks, and shoes are considered appropriate dress.Shorts, tank tops, tee-shirts, and sandals are not considered
acceptable dress for candidates and members.
Thank you in
advance for your cooperation and making this an Experience of a Lifetime for
the candidates who are completing their journey to full knight hood, a SPIRITUAL JOURNEY.