Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Article

Apache Junction Knights of Columbus members receive 4th degree Posted Wednesday, June 2, 2021 7:59 am Steven Ezyk The AZ Knights of Columbus held a fourth-degree exemplification for the state of Arizona on May 29 and also held a degree exemplification this past January. Knights of Columbus Council No. 7243 of Apache Junction had attendeesContinue reading “Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Article”

Knights Donate to Seminarian and Acolyte

As part of the Knights of Columbus RSVP program, Council 7243 and Assembly 2943 donated $500.00 to our Seminarian and Acolyte respectively. Luis is currently serving at St George as part of his training. Sr Evelyn Rose is furthering her training in the Dominican Sisters of St Cecelia in Nashville, TN. Sister Evelyn Rose, OPContinue reading “Knights Donate to Seminarian and Acolyte”

5 Reasons to pray the Rosary

Upon becoming a member of the Knights of Columbus, we receive a Rosary of Our Lady and we are charged to say the Rosary as often as we are able. I know many of us do that daily. This should be an incentive to continue that practice or take on that practice if necessary. http://www.kofc.org/en/news-room/knightline/special-edition/2021/week-of-may-24/five-reasons-you-should-pray-the-rosary.html

Fraternal Benefit livestream June 2nd

We need several Knights to sign up for this Fraternal Benefits program presented by Tom Hegna. This is important for ust to qualify for two awards: Founders Award and Star Council.  The info handed out at these meetings has been very informative and helpful to our members. This will be the last Fraternal Benefits opportunityContinue reading “Fraternal Benefit livestream June 2nd”

K of C 7243 online Charity Auction

Deputy Grand Knight (DGK) Bob Mohle chaired the May 10, 2021 council meeting.  Prior to opening the council meeting, Bob introduced twoguests, Mikala Shumway and Mary Peterson, who discussed the upcomingOnline Charity Auction, one of our new fund raisers.  Their commentsand guidance are attached. 20210510 Council 7243 Premeeting Presentation Online Auction Presenters: Mikala Shumway, MaryContinue reading “K of C 7243 online Charity Auction”

Welcome to Council 7243

Our Council consists of dedicated men who wish to serve our Parish, St George Catholic Church, our Parish community and our Apache Junction, Arizona community We are dedicated to the principles of Charity, Unity and Fraternity and do so within the scope of our Catholic faith. Why do we do this? Because we believe thatContinue reading “Welcome to Council 7243”

Membership in the Knights of Columbus

Membership in the Knights of Columbus requires very little: Since 1882, membership in the Knights of Columbus has been open to men 18 years of age or older who are “practical” (that is, practicing) Catholics in union with the Holy See. Since that time, the Knights of Columbus has understood “practical catholic” to mean aContinue reading “Membership in the Knights of Columbus”