Knights of Columbus

St. James has a very active Knights of Columbus.   For up to date information, please go to     It provides members and their families with volunteer opportunities in service to the Catholic Church, their communities, families and young people.  

As a member of the Knights of Columbus you and your family enjoy many benefits, including 12 free issues annually of the 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.

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.

Any Third Degree member in good standing, one year after the anniversary of his First Degree, is eligible for membership in the Fourth Degree. The primary purpose of the Fourth Degree is to foster the spirit of patriotism by promoting responsible citizenship and a love of and loyalty to the Knights' respective countries through active membership in local Fourth Degree groups (called "assemblies"). Certain members of the Fourth Degree serve as honor guards at civic and religious functions, an activity that has brought worldwide recognition to the Knights of Columbus.

St. James Knights of Columbus Council 10895 is one of more than 14,000 councils and 1.8 million members, and is the world's foremost Catholic fraternal benefit society.   Social and intellectual fellowship is promoted among members and their families through educational, charitable, religious, and social welfare projects with special emphasis on St. James Parish and St. James/Seton School.   Assistance to obtain financial security and stability through life insurance, annuity, and long-term care programs is available to member families.   Membership is open to Catholic men over age 17.   Monthly meetings are held on first Wednesdays.


Dan Walsh


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Dan Walsh
Phone 402-571-3872