Knight of Columbus


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Knight of Columbus

n. pl. Knights of Columbus
A member of a benevolent and fraternal society of Roman Catholic men founded in 1882.
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In lieu of flowers, donations made be made to the Knight of Columbus Counsel #11080, PO Box 951, West Brookfield, MA 01585.
42) In a council speech titled "the True Knight of Columbus in Political Life," another Knight argued that Knightly Catholic manhood could play a redemptive role in American society:
I would ask any Knight of Columbus member to give contemplative thought to such a proposal, with the understanding that the evil wrought by the Father of Lies will only be conquered when valiant men are prepared to stand united to fight for their principles and justice.

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