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Pope Francis greets pilgrims in St. Peter's Square during his Wednesday general audience on June 18, 2014.

Pope thanks Knights of Columbus for their service, charity

In a message delivered to the Knights of Columbus' international convention, Pope Francis thanked the Catholic fraternal organization for their... Read more

 Supreme Knight Carl Anderson makes an announcement at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum July 14, 2014. Photo courtesy of the Knights of Columbus.

Knights of Columbus pledge $1.4 million for Special Olympics

The Knights of Columbus have pledged $1.4 million for next year’s Special Olympics World Games, helping to cover participating athletes’... Read more

Knights of Columbus Supreme Knight Carl Anderson discusses the new book on Fr. Michael McGivney in Rome, June 26, 2014.

The story of Father McGivney, extraordinary priest

A new Italian edition of a book about the life of Father Michael McGivney tells the story of his extraordinary... Read more

Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson.

Knights of Columbus report record donations in 2013

Catholic fraternal organization the Knights of Columbus set new records in donations and volunteer hours in 2013, continuing its long-standing... Read more

DVD tells story of Knights of Columbus founder

A documentary about Venerable Michael McGivney, the 19th century priest who founded the Knights of Columbus, is now available on... Read more

Archbishop William Lori celebrates Mass with with Knights of Columbus for Polish pilgrims in Rome on April 26, 2014

Knights of Columbus host Mass for Polish pilgrims in Rome

In honor of the canonizations of Bl. John Paul II and John XXIII the Knights donated two fields in Rome... Read more

Blessed John Paul II Shrine in Washington D.C., Oct 2, 2013.

Knights of Columbus prepares to celebrate papal canonizations

The Knights of Columbus will sponsor major celebrations of the double canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John... Read more

Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square before the Wednesday general audience, May 22, 2013.

Francis documentary to be shown at John Paul II Film Festival

The documentary “Francis: The Pope of the New World” will be shown on the big screen for the first time... Read more

Denver Broncos players and coaches help students try on coats at Sacred Heart Elementary School, Jersey City, N.J., Jan. 28, 2014.

Broncos coat drive shows children 'are not forgotten'

In the week before the Super Bowl, Denver Broncos players, coaches, and their families helped give away coats to children... Read more

Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Rome's Campo Verano cemetery for All Saints Day on Nov. 1, 2013.

Pope Francis documentary becomes Amazon bestseller

A recent documentary on Pope Francis, “Francis: The Pope From The New World,” has become a bestseller on and... Read more

Pope Francis during the Way of the Cross July 26, 2013.

Knights of Columbus' Pope documentary now on DVD

The Knights of Columbus' new documentary on the life of Pope Francis and his election to the papacy will be... Read more

Shrine to Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.

Knights of Columbus cosponsor pilgrimage to Guadalupe shrine

A conference and pilgrimage held this weekend at the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City will feature... Read more

Pope Francis celebrates Palm Sunday Mass on March 24, 2013 in St. Peter's Square.

Knights' Pope Francis documentary to re-air on Sunday

A new documentary on Pope Francis by the Knights of Columbus, entitled “Francis: The Pope from the New World,” will... Read more

Knights' documentary explores life, vision of Pope Francis

A new documentary produced by the Knights of Columbus traces the background of Pope Francis, offering insight into his life... Read more

Supreme Knight Carl Anderson.

Pope praises Knights of Columbus for their charity, 'unfailing support'

At a recent audience, Pope Francis encouraged the Knights of Columbus to continue working towards the renewal of society through... Read more

Supreme Knight Carl Anderson.

Knights of Columbus aid ongoing response to Newtown shooting

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Parish of Newtown, Conn., received a $100,000 gift from the Knights of Columbus to support... Read more

Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York.

New York cardinal warns of rampant 'disposable culture'

At a recent Knights of Columbus event, Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York and other Church leaders warned against... Read more

Cardinal Sean O'Malley speaks at the States Dinner at the Knight's Supreme Convention in San Antonio, Texas on August 6, 2013.

Evangelization blocked by our own 'hesitancy' to convert

The biggest obstacle to the success of the New Evangelization is the reluctance of individual Catholics to let themselves be... Read more

Pope Francis rides through St. Peter's Square on Palm Sunday, March 24, 2013.

Knights recognized by Pope Francis for charity, witness

Pope Francis issued a letter to the Knights of Columbus on the occasion of their 131st annual convention, praising them... Read more

Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller of San Antonio gives the homily during the opening Mass of the KC Supreme Convention Aug. 6, 2013.

Archbishop lauds work of Knights, urges immigration reform

At the Knights of Columbus' annual meeting, Texas Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller praised the group for its worldwide charitable work and... Read more