St. Clement I


    "Charity unites us to God. There is nothing mean in charity, nothing arrogant. Charity knows no schism, does not rebel, does all things in concord. In charity all the elect of God have been made perfect. "


    Our Lady of Lourdes Council #5890 NewsLetter

    Grand Knight Report — Worthy Brother Knights (2017):

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    A quick reminder, this year Lent be-gins on Ash Wednesday March 1st and ends on Easter Sunday April 16th. As Catholics we are reminded that lent is the season of preparation for Easter. A penitential season marked by prayer, fasting, abstinence, and almsgiving. Our council will renew our commit- ment to St. Mary's and continue to work with Fr. Maurer in all of our,church's needs.

    Our membership team has taken up my request to pay special attention to recruitment and retention. I ask all members to continue the push for "The Power of One". With................

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    During this Lenten season I would like to send out an important reminder to our membership! Membership Requirements: Knights of Columbus provides that eligibility for membership in the Knights of Columbus is limited to men who are "practical Catholics in union with the Holy See." An applicant for membership must be at least 18 years old on his last birthday. Being a practical Catholic in union with the Holy See means that applicants and members accept the teaching authority of the Catholic Church on matters of faith and morals, aspire to live in accord................

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    As we begin our month we would like to invite you to join us at the council on May 1st at 7:30pm for our Annual Crowning of Mary. This year we will have two new statues replacing the ones which served so well, but were beyond repair. The new statues of our Blessed Mother and St. Bernadette were donated by a very generous anonymous donor. As the month continues we ask you to keep an eye on our calendar which you can access through our website www.lourdes5890.org. We will need all hands on deck when our Association hosts the annual Carnival................

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    The council leadership would like to send out congratulations to our newest 4th degree members: PGK Stephen Politza, Assoc. President Anthony Gabriele, Warden William Preston, Bro. Joseph Zippilli, Bro. Tom Cooney, Bro. Brian Hughes and yours truly. Welcome to the Msgr. Wm. G. Foley Assembly 0771, job well done and congratulationscon your Patriotic degree. Those wishing to join please reach out to one of us or our Worthy Faithful Navigator, Walter Kozlowski for details to the next 4th degree exemplification
    ceremony................

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    As we prepare our homes and our families for the fall season and its beautiful colorful landscapes. We would also like to invite you to prepare your hearts and minds by joining us every Tuesday at 7pm at St. Mary’s church in Praying the Holy Rosary. As we continue to sell our NFL raffles in support of our council programs, I ask you to please volunteer some of your time, come out and support those selling efforts. If your time doesn’t permit I ask that you reach out to anyone in our leadership, so they can make some tickets available to you, so you can support and sell at your convenience.

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