Knights of Columbus - Fr Maurice du Castillion Council



General Information

Council Meeting - The Council meets on the second Monday of the month in Father Albert Hall behind the church. Praying the Rosary commences at 7:15 PM followed by the general meeting starting at 7:30 PM.   Refreshments follow the meeting.  
Next meeting is Monday  January 8th 
February meeting is Monday February 12th
Minutes for Meetings are  viewable on Council Minutes Page Council Meeting Minutes
Second Sunday Rosary at Quievremont  Winery - Starting on November 12th Brother John Guevremont will be hosting a Rosary prayer group starting at 7PM.   Please come and join the group.
Patriotic Rosary -
Upcoming Council Events

Saturday February 10th - Mardi Gras Party (Fat Tuesday) at the Church Hall after the 5:00 PM mass.   Social will start at 6:00 PM and end at 9:00 PM in the Parish Hall.   Tickets are $15/person.  Please come out and support the Council and have an enjoyable evening.
Officers for 2017-2018
Grand Knight - Tom Junk                              Lecturer - Robert Klaus
Deputy Grand Knight - Peter Gaspar            Trustee 1 - Bill Jarrett
Chancellor - Bernie Cieplak                           Trustee 2 - Bob Ward
Financial Secretary - Fred Eggers                 Trustee 3 - Pete Stenner
Recorder - Steve Dowell                                Advocate - Jim Haley
Warden - Roger Jaskot                                  Inside Guard - John Warzinski
Treasurer - Dave Riedel                                 Outside Guard - Tom Woolman
Chaplain - Fr. Grinnell
Council Officers Installation

Council Programs
Coats for Kids - Provides funding to purchase 40 coats for needy families in County.  (John Hagarty  coordinator)  Note - Coats for Kids drive will be coming up soon.
Saint Lucy Project - Council members deliver food from Catholic Charities in Front Royal to food banks in Luray; Madison; Culpeper; Warrenton; Berryville; and Rappahannock.   Delivered over 38,000 pounds last year.  (Fred Eggers coordinator) Note - New schedule is out!
Rappahannock Food Pantry - Support food donation pick-up from Wegmans in Gainesville and Food Lion in Marshall on first Saturday of each month.  Picked up over 3,500 pounds of donated food.  (John Hagarty Coordinator)
Schedule: TDA


Corpus Christi Picnic - Council sponsors the annual Corpus Christi Parish Picnic on feast day.
Keep Christ in Christmas Card Sale - Council sponsors Christmas Card sale during Advent.  (John Warzinski Coordinator)
Second Sunday Social - Council sponsors/runs the social after the Saturday 5:30 PM Mass and sponsors the social after the 8:30 AM Mass.  (Steve Dowell/Jim Haley Coordinators)
Benevolent Fund Fundraiser Support - Council supports annual Fundraiser (January), which benefits local families in financial need.
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Parish Evangelization - Growing our Parish faith through an understanding of our Catholic teachings  (Peter Gaspar Coordinator/Council Representative to Parish Council)




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If you answered “Yes” to any of these questions, the Knights of Fr. Maurice du Castillon Council 14755, along with the Parish Pastoral Council, invite you to join us in unlocking these treasures of the Church as presented by the Catholic Information Service (CIS) (click here for flyer).