Knights 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.

Knights′ of Colum′bus


n.
an international fraternal and benevolent organization of Roman Catholic men, founded in 1882.
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Dalangin, 62, is a past grand knight of the Knights of Columbus and a member of the Special Minister of the Eucharist and of Adoracion Nocturna Filipina at Fatima Parish, Las Pinas City.
He was active in the Knights of Columbus, serving as past Grand Knight.
He was a longtime member and Past Grand Knight at the Leicester Knights of Columbus Council 4528, and Leicester Troop 125, Boys Scouts, where he was a former Eagle Scout and committee member.
Mueller's death "is a prime example of just how vulnerable everyone, even healthy young adults--not just children and the elderly--can be to the flu," said Frank Krakowski, chancellor and past grand knight of St.
Well known in the community for his generous spirit, in addition to serving on the NBCU board, he was a member of the Knights of Columbus, a past grand knight of Father Tomko Assembly and a member of the Norristown Bocce Club.
We put down the paper that morning and said this isn't right, we had to do something," said Riordan, past grand knight of the Catholic fraternal service organization.
Patrick's Day, said Jeff Lang, a past Grand Knight.
A past grand knight of the Knights of Columbus, he sits on the board of the Housing Coalition of Central Jersey, a non-profit organization that secures affordable housing for low- and moderate-income families.