Imagine being part of an organization that fills your heart and your mind with the joy of giving to others and the feeling that comes with making a difference.
Knights are Catholic men, who are committed to making their community a better place, while supporting their Church. Being a Knight is more than camaraderie; it is being involved with your community; it is supporting your local Catholic Church, while enhancing your own faith; it is about protecting and enhancing your family life.
You Should Join
The Knights of Columbus offer the opportunity for fellowship with those who are of the same religious beliefs, who recognize the same duty to God, to family and to neighbors and who stand side by side in defense of those beliefs.
The Knights of Columbus organization has a proud heritage. A Catholic man can share in that heritage and build an even greater future by affiliating himself with this forceful, effective group.
Upon acceptance, the applicant becomes a member by participating in a ceremonial known as the First Degree. Later he advances through the Second Degree and Third Degree ceremonies.
A 3rd degree Knight is eligible to become a Sir Knight at the next exemplification ceremony following elevation to 3rd degee. This Fourth Degree, also known THE PATRIOTIC DEGREE, is the highest degree in the Order.