We are all aware of the decreasing number of Catholics even in our own parish who do not participate in the Eucharist each week. As Catholic … [Read More...]
Bishop Ketteler Council 1628
Grand Knight – John FlahertyDeputy Grand Knight – James GonyaFinancial Secratary – Michael WaszakTreasurer – Bert AustinRecorder – Mel TomeczkoChancellor – Francis MichlLector – Geoff Austin
Warden – Matthias WittemanInside Guard – John VrablikOutside Guard – Josh KowalAlternate Guard – Joe CoglianeseAdvocate – Bob KorabikTrustee – Jim Van ThorreTrustee – Jack McVickers
Trustee – Rich Robledo
St Mary’s Knights in Action
The Annual White Sox Tailgate party and game was highlighted by another Jose Abreu home run. Although the Sox lost to the Orioles, everyone had a great time.
On the Feast of the Corpus Christi, the Knights participated in the procession that made stops at four separate altars followed by Benediction and led by Fr. Kris.
The 2014 Pasta Dinner proved to be a huge success with the help of our families and friends, the St Mary Girl Scouts, their leaders, and families. Through your support, we were able to raise over $4000 dollars to be put back into our community, and donated enough food to feed 50 at Cooke’s Manor in Hines, IL. It does take a village, and the Knights are grateful to be part of the St. Mary’s Community.
In January 2014 more than fifteen members of the St Mary Knights of Columbus helped clean up after a broken pipe flooded the Oak Room, Kitchen, bathrooms, and storage closets
Every year the Knights hold a national Tootsie Roll fundraiser to raise money for developmentally disabled children