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Jun 24, 2015, 14:55 ET

California Knights of Columbus Help Set New K of C Charity Record

 As Catholics throughout the United States prepare for Pope Francis' visit this summer, the Knights of Columbus has been preparing in a special...

Jun 24, 2015, 14:39 ET

Illinois Knights of Columbus Help Set New K of C Charity Record

 As Catholics throughout the United States prepare for Pope Francis' visit this summer, the Knights of Columbus has been preparing in a special...

Jun 24, 2015, 14:39 ET

Texas Knights of Columbus Lead as Organization Sets New Charity Record

As Catholics throughout the United States prepare for Pope Francis' visit this summer, the Knights of Columbus has been preparing in a special way,...

Jun 24, 2015, 14:32 ET

Pennsylvania Knights of Columbus Help Set New K of C Charity Record

As Catholics throughout the United States prepare for Pope Francis' visit this summer, the Knights of Columbus has been preparing in a special way,...

Jun 11, 2015, 14:31 ET

Knights of Columbus Makes Gift to NY Shrine in Honor of Pope Francis

 In honor of Pope Francis, the first Jesuit pope, the Knights of Columbus is making a $600,000 donation to help save a historic shrine that...

Jun 08, 2015, 13:49 ET

Knights of Columbus to Welcome Papal Visit With Record Giving

As Catholics throughout the United States prepare for Pope Francis' visit this summer, the Knights of Columbus has been preparing in a special way,...

Apr 16, 2015, 13:10 ET

Assisted Suicide Bills Fail in Several States as Poll Shows Little Support and Major Concerns

As assisted suicide failed to pass in state legislatures across the country this year, a new Marist Poll sponsored by the Knights of Columbus found...

Apr 13, 2015, 17:48 ET

Former Swiss Guard Says Jubilee Year of Mercy a Fruit of St. John Paul's Teachings

 A former Swiss Guard who has penned a memoir on the leadership qualities of St. John Paul II says the Extraordinary Year of Mercy declared by...

Apr 02, 2015, 15:54 ET

Documentary on St. John Paul II and America to Air on PBS, Catholic and Spanish TV

A new documentary on St. John Paul II and his relationship with North and South America will screen this month on PBS-affiliated stations and EWTN,...

Mar 24, 2015, 12:15 ET

Knights of Columbus Asset Advisors Announces Faith-Based Investment Solutions

The newly created Knights of Columbus Asset Advisors announced today the creation of four faith-based investment solutions specifically designed to...

Mar 09, 2015, 15:03 ET

Knights of Columbus Named as a 2015 World's Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for 2nd Year

The Knights of Columbus announced today that it has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the...

Feb 26, 2015, 12:54 ET

Knights of Columbus Donate $400,000 for Humanitarian Aid in Ukraine

As the violent conflict in Ukraine continues to create an enormous humanitarian disaster in the freezing winter months, the Knights of Columbus is...

Feb 17, 2015, 12:57 ET

Story of Triumph Airing on Denver's KBDI Helps Mark 5 Years Since Haitian Earthquake

An award-winning documentary about hope and healing in the midst of horrific tragedy will air in Denver on Saturday, Feb. 21, at 4 p.m.,...

Feb 05, 2015, 17:53 ET
First Steps: Prosthetist Adam Finnieston helps three-year-old Anaika Pierre takes her first steps on two legs a year after Haiti's 2010 earthquake. She was fitted with a new prosthetic leg at the Knights of Columbus--funded facility in Port-au-Prince.

CPTV4U to Help Mark 5 Years Since Haitian Earthquake With Story of Triumph

An award-winning documentary about hope and healing in the midst of horrific tragedy will air on CPTV4U, a Connecticut PBS station and affiliate of...

Jan 28, 2015, 13:01 ET

Player in Sunday's Big Game Takes Time for Special Olympics in Phoenix

A gathering of Special Olympics athletes Tuesday was animated by the presence of a Seattle Seahawks player and an NFL Hall of Famer who both...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:51 ET

Americans Strongly Opposed to Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

Nearly seven in 10 Americans — including millennials (aged 18-32) and women — are opposed to taxpayer funding of abortion. The findings...

Jan 21, 2015, 10:05 ET
Eighty-four percent of Americans would limit abortion to, at most, first three months of pregnancy, according to a new 2015 Knights of Columbus-Marist Poll. This includes almost 7 in 10 Americans who self-identify as "pro-choice."

84% of Americans Would Ban Abortion after 3 Months of Pregnancy

The vast majority of Americans are still very uncomfortable with abortion, according to a new Knights of Columbus-Marist poll. The survey finds...

Jan 10, 2015, 10:01 ET

Pope Meets Haitian Amputee Athletes at Conference Marking Five Years Since Haiti's Earthquake

Three young  Haitian men who survived the Haitian earthquake of 2010 were received today at the Vatican by Pope Francis along with attendees...

Jan 08, 2015, 14:42 ET

Story of Triumph Airing on PBS Helps Mark Five Years Since Haitian Earthquake

 An award-winning documentary about hope and healing in the midst of horrific tragedy will air on several PBS stations this month, marking five...

Jan 07, 2015, 16:04 ET

Knights of Columbus Sets Insurance Record for 14th Consecutive Year

The Knights of Columbus recorded its 14th consecutive year of growth in insurance sales in 2014 with $8.24 billion in new life insurance sold. The...