Deputy Grand Knight:
Knights of Columbus
Father Hogan Council 14236
The council supports
St. Mary’s and St. Julies Parishes
Father Michael J. McGivney, founded the Knights of Columbus in 1882 at Saint Mary’s in New Haven,CT. as an organization committed to unity as a Catholic lay organization, Charity to those in need and Fraternity with fellow brother knights. The pillars of the knights are Charity, Unity, Fraternity and Patriotism. Today, knights and their families remain true to these principles and work to spread Columbianism around the world.
Today, knights and their families remain true to these principles and work to spread Columbianism around the world. You and your family will benefit from membership in the Knights of Columbus. Join today and help make a better tomorrow.
The Knights Prayer
Our Lady Queen of the Knights, bless all the activities of our order. Keep us true to our pledge to extend the kinship of thy Divine Son on Earth. Through your intercession, win for us the grace ever to exemplify in our public and in our private lives the virtues which should characterize those specially dedicated to the service of the heavenly court. Make us always aware as your Knights we are constantly observed, our faith judged and our order appreciated. Accept O Mary this renewed pledge of Faith and devotion of thy servants, The Knights of Columbus, Amen.
The Knights of Columbus are a Roman Catholic fraternal service organization with 15,000 councils and 1.9 million members in the United States . The Knights participate in many charitable events and work with a variety of nonprofit groups to support the community. The Knights of Columbus stand for four core principles which are charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism. The Knights of Columbus Father Hogan Council serve the Dartmouth parishes of St. Julies and St. Mary’s. This past year, the Knights of Columbus contributed $173 million in donations and over 71.5 million hours of volunteer service. This is a record for both.