Council Officers for Fraternal Year 2017-8
At the General Membership meeting held on June 1, 2017, the Council elected a new slate of Officers for the 2017/2018 Fraternal Year. Their contact information can be found on the Contact Us page.
|Chaplainҥp.||Deacon Clyde Grover|
|Grand Knight||Charles Blackburn|
|Deputy Grand Knight||Ed Ward|
|Financial Secretary||Martin Fitzgerald|
|Trustee 1||Mike Kniffen|
|Trustee 2||Don Casillo|
|Trustee 3||James Emmen|
|Outside Guard||Joe Santee|
|Inside Guard||James Kiely|
Mark Your Calendars (2017)
For a complete listing of events, see the Online Calendar.
June 12th - Fourth Degree Assembly Meeting
The Father James Knight Assembly holds its regularly scheduled meeting in the Knights' Chambers on the second Monday of each month.
6:45pm - Rosary
7:00pm - Meeting
June 15th - Council Officers Meeting
7pm - The monthly Officers' Meeting, held the third Thursday of each month, is open to all members.
June 25th - Pancake Breakfast
After 9am Mass - The Council will conduct a Pancake
Breakfast on Sunday morning June 25th following the 9:00 AM Mass.
Proceeds will be used to support 鮤a䨥 resident at the Center of Family Love in Okarche who is being sponsored by St. AndrewСrish family.
There will be no charge for the breakfast but donations will be gratefully accepted.
July 6th - Council Officers Meeting
7pm - The monthly Business Meeting is held the first Thursday of each month all council members are encouraged to attend.
July 9th - Knight's Mass
9am - Fourth Degree Sir Knights should wear tuxedo and all other brother knights should wear a jacket and tie.
Brother Mario Diaz spoke to the Council requesting assistance in working with the Cleveland County Habitat for Humanity to build houses in the Moore/Norman area.
He said that there are two Habitat for Humanity operations in this area. The Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity serves the OKC Metro area and the Cleveland County Branch serves the Moore/Norman area.
Father Jack is on board with this program and considers it a worthy endeavor.
Anyone seeking more information should contact Brother Mario at 405-802-2778.Top
Member Alert: Update Your Information
In an effort to keep Council records current and ensure that members stay informed of events, it is requested that members of Council 9901 take the time to provide current contact information. To facilitate this we have included a simple form for you to fill out that will send this information to the Grand Knight.Top
Our Founder: Father Michael J. McGivney
In 1997 Fr. McGivney's cause for canonization as a saint was opened, and in June of 2000 "the diocesan phase of the investigation into a reported miraculous cure attributed to Father McGivney's intercession was completed," and is currently under review. You can read more about Fr. McGivney and the process line toward sainthood at The Father McGivney Home Page.
By joining the Father Michael J. McGivney Guild you will "receive regular updates on the progress of Father McGivney's cause for canonization".Top
Our local Knights of Columbus Council 9901 was established at St. Andrew Catholic Church, Moore, Oklahoma, on October 11, 1988. Our Grand Knight for 2016-2017 is Jim Emmen. You can contact the Knights at the numbers and addresses listed on our contact page, by email generally at firstname.lastname@example.org, or leave a message for the Knights at the St. Andrew Parish office at (405) 799-3334.