Knights of Columbus
Who are the Knights of Columbus?
The Knights of Columbus is the worlds largest Catholic men fraternal service organization. Fr. Michael J. McGivney in New Heaven Connecticut founded K of C in 1882. It is named in honor of Christopher Columbus; its patron Saint is Our Lady of Guadalupe.
All Knights of Columbus are dedicated to the common ideals of Columbianism: Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism.
Our council, Council #7228, is located at Holy Family Catholic Church, 1510 Fifth Street, Missouri City Texas 77489
What We Do:
We provide charitable services, actively defending Catholicism, and promoting Catholic education. Pope John Paul II referred to the order as the “strong right arm of the Church” for their support of the church.
Time & Training Required:
Our Council meets on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month in the Assembly Room at 8:00 p.m. Men interested in joining the Knights of Columbus Council #7728 are asked to first contact the current Grand Knight.
✔ As with all organizations, all member must complete the archdiocesan Safe Environment Training for Adults.
- Membership is open to all adult Men.
- Must be in good standing with the Catholic Church.
- Complete archdiocesan Safe Environment Training for Adults.
Men who are interested in providing charitable services, who have the desire to defend Catholicism, and promote Catholic education
Grand Knight, Andrew Avalos
Would you like to learn more or are interested in joining/volunteering? Complete the form below and we will get back to you.