News and Updates
Hundreds of participants from different councils in Luzon South gathered together last July 2-3, 2016 at the Sequoia Hotel, Quezon City to hold their 2016 Organizational Meeting of District Deputies. The event was spearheaded by Luzon South Deputy Ramoncito A. Ocampo together with its State Officers.
The meeting started with a prayer for the canonization of Fr. Michael J. McGivney led by State Church Director Noel S. Lacanilao. It was followed by the singing of the national anthem, an opening ode and report on credentials headed by State Warden Isagani B. Maghirang. read more »
District Deputies of the Knights of Columbus Luzon North Jurisdiction experienced the summer capital of the country during their 2016 Organizational Meeting of District Deputies on July 16-17 held at the Crown Legacy Hotel, Kisad Road, Baguio City.
The activity was led by Luzon North Deputy Jose C. Reyes, Jr. along with the other Luzon North officers with the theme “A Call to Become Missionaries of Mercy and Compassion”. read more »
To highlight the new plans of the Knights of Columbus of the Philippines, Inc., namely KC Term Protect, KC Prime Shield, KC Health Guard Plus and KC Family Protect Series, the Fraternal Benefits Group’s Vice President, Mr. Gari M. San Sebastian recently launched a caravan. read more »
Knights of Columbus Councils of British Columbia and Yukon State, in association with Canadian Wheelchair Foundation began the distribution of wheelchairs in different places in the country with Council 10643 of St. Louis Bertrand Parish in Asingan, Pangasinan as the first lucky recipient. read more »
The Knights of Columbus in the Philippines graced the 2016 organizational meeting of state deputies in New Haven, Connecticut last June 8-12, 2016. The convention offered trainings for all state deputies focusing on membership growth, recruitment of new members, establishments of new councils, creation of new round tables and reactivation of suspended councils among others. Moreover, they had sharing of ideas on how to expand the jurisdictions together with the deputies of Mexico. While orientation and installation for the new state deputies from other jurisdictions were held at St. Mary’s Chapel. read more »
THE Knights of Columbus Luzon North Jurisdiction conducted their first family day on June 4, 2016 at the Bulacan Sports, Complex, Sta. Isabel, Malolos City.
Brother Knights and Squires from different councils under the Luzon North participated together with their families. The insurance arm of the Order, the Knights of Columbus Fraternal Association of the Philippines, Inc. (KCFAPI) was represented by its Vice President for Fraternal Benefits Group, Gari San Sebastian. read more »
LUZON South State Deputy Ramoncito A. Ocampo officially reported to the Knights of Columbus Supreme Council that the Luzon South jurisdiction successfully conducted its first State Council Meeting also known as 1st Luzon South State Convention on April 1, 2016 at Taal Vista Hotel, Tagaytay City with businessman Hans Sy as guest speaker and Bishop Buenaventura M. Famadico, DD, Bishop of San Pablo, as inspirational speaker. read more »
SOME environmental concerns were the highlights in line with the theme “Answering the Call to Evangelize” during the first state convention of the Knights of Columbus Luzon North State Jurisdiction headed by State Deputy, Jose Reyes, Jr. held on April 30, 2016 at the Manila Grand Opera Hotel. read more »
A command center was established at the Fr. George J. Willmann, SJ Memorial Building by the Knights of Columbus in the Philippines in coordination with the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) to monitor the result of the recently held national and local elections. read more »
At the conclusion of the 51st International Eucharistic Congress, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) through its President, Archbishop Socrates B. Villegas, issued a pastoral statement titled “Being Eucharistic in Life and Deed. “In this pastoral statement, the Bishops enjoined the lay faithful to manifest their love for the Eucharist more concretely even in our political life, such as in the forthcoming elections. read more »