A tribute to Past Supreme Knight Virgil C. Dechant and his contributions to the Order and the Church.
Supreme Knight Anderson’s eulogy for Virgil Dechant
Read the Papal telegram sent to the Archbishop of Kansas City regarding the passing of Mr. Dechant
Message from Cardinal Dziwisz to Mrs Ann Dechant
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Virgil C. Dechant was the Order’s longest-serving supreme knight, holding the office from 1977 to 2000.
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Pope Francis received members of the Knights of Columbus in an audience at the Vatican on Monday. The Knights are marking the one hundredth anniversary of their charitable activity in the city of Rome. Read Vatican News Article
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Pope Francis' Remarks
Knights have second encounter with Pope Francis during pilgrimage to Rome
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Knights leave a sheen at homeless agency.
The Astronomy for Disabled Veterans program will be the first for VA hospitals in U.S.
Mississippi Knights’ event makes inventors of Catholic school kids
Knights of Columbus Charitable Fund has launched a donor-advised fund with Legatus International, the world's premier membership organization for Catholic business leaders.
The first combined, public exemplification takes place at St. Mary's Church, the Order’s birthplace
These Knights embody our principles of charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism, while acting on their deep faith to make a difference in the lives of those around them. Here are their stories.
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