St Francis Xavier Council 14821
USAG - J Unit 45013 Box 3496 APO AP 96338
Council Activities
St Francis Xavier Council is located in Camp Zama Army Installation, Japan and regularly meets at the Holy Family Catholic Parish Church.  The Grand Knight is Christopher Metzger.  You can contact the Knights by phone DSN 263-3935, or by email at

About our Council
St. Francis Xavier Council was founded in 2009 through the efforts of the military and civilian members stationed in Camp Zama Army Installation and the surrounding area.  It is named after St. Francis Xavier, who spread Christianity through his missionary works in the Far East.  Knights of Columbus St Francis Xavier Council works closely with the Holy Family Catholic Parish Church in Camp Zama, providing funds for various projects and encouraging members to become active participants in their parish.

Who are the Knights?
The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic family fraternal service organization with 1.7 million members.  It provides members and their families with volunteer opportunities in service to the Catholic Church, their communities, families and young people.

Membership Benefits
As a member of the Knights of Columbus you and your family enjoy many benefits, including 12 free issues annually of Columbia magazine, the world's largest Catholic family magazine, eligibility to join the Knights of Columbus top-ranked life insurance program, and many more family and personal benefits.

How to Join
Membership in the Knights of Columbus is open to practicing Catholic men in union with the Holy See, who are at least 18 years old.  A practicing Catholic is one who lives up to the Commandments of God and the precepts of the Church.  Application blanks are available from any member of the Knights of Columbus.