Knights of Columbus Founder Father Michael McGivney Moves Closer to Sainthood

ROME – The Vatican today (May 27) announced that Pope Francis Pope Francis approved the promulgation of a decree recognizing a miracle attributed to the intercession of the founder of the Knights of Columbus, Venerable Father Michael J. McGivney, a Connecticut priest who served his flock during the pandemic of 1890, before himself becoming ill and dying of pneumonia. Read More

After ‘taking a knee,’ border bishop gets a call from the pope

WASHINGTON — It’s called “taking a knee,” and many professional athletes around the country have made the gesture publicly to protest police brutality. Read More

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Starting the New Fraternal Year Strong!

By Ron Alonzo, Membership Director

Starting the New Fraternal Year Strong! A new year brings hope, a sense of new beginnings and better days ahead. Read More

Defending Religious Freedom

By Doug Oldmixon, IPSD, State Historian

The defense of religious liberty is ingrained in the very DNA of the Knights of Columbus. The Order was founded on the heels of unparalleled growth of Catholicism in America. In 1850, Catholics made up only five percent of the U.S. population. Read More

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The Texas State Council of the Knights of Columbus membership family welcomes you to this website. Read More

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