Queen of All Saints

Knights of Columbus

Knight-ly News

 

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 Budget

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Other upcoming events:

  • Bible Study – EVERY THURSDAY 7:00 in the old school library
  • Blood Drives for 2020:
         02 FEB – Super Bowl Sunday – 31 pints donated
    29 MAR
    31 MAY
    16 AUG
    11 OCT
    06 DEC

         (Cafeteria)

  • Fifth Sundays in 2020:  Mar 29, May 31, Aug 30, Nov 29
  • Annual Dinner – June 21th, 2020 All Knights and Ladies are invited
  • Retreat at the White House :  Sept. 17 thru 20, 2020
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Important Links:

Columbia Magazine :
Parish Website:
Missouri K of C site:
Supreme site:
Fourth Degree Assembly site:

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MEETING HIGHLIGHTS:

 

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      • 4o Days for Life: 
        The QAS Respect Life Apostolate is looking for volunteers to engage is a prayerful peaceful vigil in front of Planned Parenthood on Saturday March 14th as part of the 40 Day for Life campaign.  Please donate one hour or more.  Use the attached sign up sheet.  We are looking for a minimum of 2 people each hour.
         
        Any questions, please call Kevin Niewoehner at 314-488-6307 or email to kevinniewoehner@sbcglobal.net.

        Here is the signup link:  Click Here  
            or on the home page.

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      • Dues –  are PAST due.  Second notices will go out shortly.  I’ve received 142 out of 209 so you need to get these in as soon as you can..Please pay upon receipt.  Any questions call Bruce 846-6388 / 882-2152
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      • We’ve received $800 from the RSVP fund which is our 20% reimbursement from Supreme on donations we make directly to the seminarians.  This represents the past 2 years donations.
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      • Basketball Tourney:  The tourney is March 2nd through March 13th excluding Wednesdays (due to PSR) IN THE 6-9PM time frame.  We, as Knights are responsible for score keeping and cleanup.  The Athletic Association handles the rest.  As usual this is also during the Fish Fry season so we need to rally all the Knights to help with this as well.  The sign up link is on the home page or HERE. 
        Please check your schedules and signup where you can.
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      • Blood Drive was held on February 2dn.  31 pints were collected.  Thanks to all who made it happen.
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      • Dave Beckerle spoke about the fish fry and encouraged all to put up signs in your yards and sign up to help where you can.  If the only time you can help is already signed up for, come anyway and we can put you to work.  As you can see from the sign up sheet help is needed in a variety of areas.  Dave mentioned the cost of cod has gone up slightly but the most important thing to pass along to those who you mention the fry to is:  Our cod comes directly from either Alaska or the Atlantic.  It isn’t sent (as many companies do) to china (small ‘c’ intentional)  where it is pumped with water to make it weigh more and taste worse.  When this is done the country of origin is china( small ‘c’).  Many fry’s use this cod, we are one of the few who don’t. Our country of origin is the US.     We have GODS cod.

        REMEMBER fish fry’s are Ash Wednesday and all Fridays in Lent except Good Friday.  Sign up at:  GODS COD

      • Chris Nelms mention we have 4 meetings left until he has completed his tenure as GK.  We need someone to step up or we won’t have a Grand Knight.  Prayerfully consider assisting the council by taking the post.  You’ll have so much help from the past GK’s and officers there is almost nothing to do.

Prayers for the Good of the Order,  their family member or those no longer with us:    Our prayers do make a difference:

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Upcoming ProLife Events

 

Daily prayers and reflections are available online . You may also sign up for email or text message alerts or download the app from the USCCB by clicking here. Even if you can’t physically join the witness for life in DC, you can spiritually participate from anywhere!

 
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 DEGREE INFORMATION

First Degree

  Check with your friends who are not members and see if they have any interest.  Everyone is responsible for getting at least one member during the year.  The clocks ticking……………………. If so contact Eric Treptow with their names and phone numbers.

Second and Third Degrees:
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If you don’t as yet have your 2nd & 3rd degree now is the time to get it so you can take your 4th degree on March 7, of 2020.    Please check the Missouri site (website link above) for details on degree dates.
Further your Knighthood by taking your Second & Third degree.
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Check the Missouri KC site for scheduled degrees at any time to see when the next one’s are     Please contact us if you are interested. If you are interested  contact one of the officers.   Your Transportation is provided. Degrees normally begin at 1:00 pm and are finished by 4:30 with a light meal provided afterward. There is no cost to you. Depending on the location we will meet at the rectory parking lot and leave to be there by 12:00 TO 12:30. For all new members: you can take your next degree as soon as you want, scheduling permitting. 

 FOURTH DEGREE – at the Airport Hilton Hotel, 1:00 pm. March 7th, 2020 Contact any officer  if you have any interest or questions about the degree.


GENERAL INFORMATION

 

Pro-Life Mass and Prayer Vigil

Third Saturday of the Month The Archdiocesan Pro-Life Committee sponsors a Mass and Prayer Vigil on the third Saturday of every month that the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis (Lindell & Newstead, in the Central West End). Entitled ‘Helpers of God’s Precious Infants’, the Mass begins at 8:00am and is followed by exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. Immediately thereafter the rosary procession/witness begins and proceeds from the Cathedral to the Planned Parenthood Abortion facility. My Brother Knights all; This is a very effective way to serve God, His Church, and the K of C in support of the Sanctity of Human Life at ALL STAGES. This public, prayerful witness is an affirmation to Life and a visible sign against the pervading culture of death in our societyJoin US!!!

Third Saturday of the month- 8:00am – Cathedral Basilica on Lindell Blvd:

The Celebrant at the Helper’s of God’s Precious Infants Mass & will lead rosary procession to Planned Parenthood after Mass that commemorates the tragic anniversary of the Roe v. Wade/Doe v. Bolton SCOTUS decisions in 1973.  For more information:  CLICK HERE

 

Fifth Sundays

Fifth Sundays in 2019:  Mar 31, June 30, Sept 29, Dec 29  


Fifth Sundays are supported by the Knights as a way to celebrate mass with your family and brother Knights. We try to fill all the mass ministries by providing hospitality, Extraordinary, lector and music ministry positions during the 9:00 am mass. After mass we meet with other brothers and their families for breakfast at a local restaurant. Bill Radman, our Church Director, organizes this. If you can help with one of the ministries give him a call at (403-4028). Otherwise please join us.

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Please remember our Priests in your prayers and remember them as they celebrate these special times in their lives: In case you don’t know these dates here they are:

Anniversary of:                   Birthday              Ordination

Msgr Simon                                               August 6                          May 29
Fr. Kunz                                                     January 11                      May 24
Fr. Thess                                                   August 31                        May 27
Fr. Fallon                                                   February 14                     May 26
Fr. Fonseca                                               June 17                           May 23
Msgr Breier                                               July 11                             May 28
Fr. Waldman                                             Feb 20                            May 24
Fr. Philipp                                                  Aug 12                           May 27
Fr. Hambrough                                         Feb 24                            Dec 14

     

 

PATRIOTISM

Fourth Degree Section

 

Meetings:

Monthly fourth degree meetings of the St. Louis Assembly held are on the second Wednesday of each month Seven Holy Founders (6741 S. Rock Hill Rd.)  at 7:30 p.m. The Honor Guard mtg. and regular Fourth Degree meetings are combined.

 

Get your 2nd and 3rd degree if you don’t have them and plan on attending the fourth degree.  it is the patriotic degree of the order and a beautiful ceremony. . God Bless You, and thank you for your dedication and service.


Click –>Fourth Degree Website for fourth degree website and newsletters including the Honor Guard newsletter

 

 

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