Queen of All Saints
Knights of Columbus
Other upcoming events:
- Bible Study – EVERY THURSDAY 7:00 in the old school library (Suspend until further notice)_
- Blood Drives for 2021: TBA
- Fifth Sundays in 2020: Jan 31, May 30, Aug 29, Oct 31 – 2021
- Annual Dinner – June 27th, 2021 All Knights and Ladies are invited
(This event is free to all members and their Ladies)
- Retreat at the White House : Sept. 16 thru 19, 2021
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- Approximately 30 members in attendance, 6 online.
- There will be a 5th Sunday on January 31. All members are asked to attend the 9:00 am mass to show support of the Knights and wear your name tag. If you can assist by being a Lector or Hospitality Minister Please sign up HERE
- Roses for Life: – collected $517 about 1/3 of the norm. The reduced amount is most likely because of the decreased number of parishioners at masses.
- Fish fry discussions have begun. We are considering online ordering with drive up / curbside delivery. A reduced menu will be used at least for the first Fry’s. Meetings will commence shortly. If you are interested in participating contact Dave Beckerle. (846-4288)
Fish Fry’s on scheduled beginning Feb17 (Ash Wednesday), 19th and 26th, March 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th. Please plan on assisting. We will need more workers since we are doing curbside.
NOTE; we are in need of large / tall orange cones to mark the drive up lanes for the fry’s. If anyone knows someone / or someplace we could get these please let Dave know. (number above)
- Nativity Removal: thanks to all who assisted. We actually had it down and loaded up in an hour. Much appreciated – Bruce
- Prayers for the Good of the Order have been updated as seen via the link below. Please contact Bruce Bange (email@example.com) if anyone needs to be added or removed. The list is updated at each meeting or more frequently if needed.
- Dues: There are only 43 brothers who have yet to pay their 2021 dues. Please get your dues in before the second notices need to be sent out at the end of next week. Thanks to all who have paid.
If you have any questions or if you are experiencing any financial distress please contact Bruce Bange and arrangements can be worked out. Any conversations held will be strictly between the caller and Bruce. There are a lot of health / job issues obviously happening and we don’t want your membership as a Knight to be affected so if you are having any issues please let me know.
If your address, Phone or email changes, please notify me so I can change our records (Bruce)
- Blood Drive – 48 pints were donated on the December Blood Drive. A record going back as far as 2011.
- Ed Murphy spoke about the need to assist the Meet Life campaign where ultrasound machines were purchased throughout the state to show to expectant mothers. The machines are now in need of repair. Approximately $300,000 is needed.
- Approximately 30 members in attendance, 6 online.
Prayers for the Good of the Order, their family member or those no longer with us: Our prayers do make a difference:
Upcoming Pro–Life 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!
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 Mike Madras with their names and phone numbers.
Second and Third Degrees:
The Second and Third degree’s will now taken at the same time as the First Degree for new members. All remaining Degree Exemplifications which the council gives will be for all three Degrees at the same time. The entire First, Second and Third degree will henceforth be given at the same time. All three degrees are also available online. This also applies to anyone who has their first degree. They may take their 2nd and 3rd degrees online. For Information contact either Mike Madras or Bruce Bange
FOURTH DEGREE – at the Airport Hilton Hotel, 1:00 pm. March 6th, 2021 Contact any officer if you have any interest or questions about the degree. This may depend on Covid restrictions at the time.
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 in 2021: Jan 31, May 30, Aug 29 and Oct 31
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, lector and music ministry positions during the 9:00 am mass. 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.
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
Fourth Degree Section
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.