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KC to Walk for Life in support of CBCP

THE members of the Knights of Columbus will “walk for life” on March 21, 2009 in support of the call of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines. It will be held simultaneously in Manila, Cebu and Davao to be coordinated by the three State Jurisdictions of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.

In Manila, Luzon State Deputy Alonso L. Tan will lead about 10,000 participants in this rally for life.

The purpose of the Walk for Life is to make the people aware of Republic Act 5043 known as the Reproductive Health Bill which is now on its 3rd reading at the House of Representatives.  read more »

Walk for Life

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For the Luzon Jurisdiction, the Walk of Life will be led by State Deputy Alonso L. Tan. It will commence with a concelebrated mass to be led by the Most Reverend, Bishop Honesto F. Ongtioco at 7:00 am. He is the State Chaplain of the KC Luzon Jurisdiction and Bishop of the Diocese of Cubao. The venue will be announced later due to the growing number of participants coming from the different councils in Metro Manila and nearby provinces like Cavite, Bulacan, Laguna and Rizal.  read more »

Knights plant paper trees

THIRTY seven members of Santa Cruz Council 7830, Burgos, Cortes, Surigao del Sur, Mindanao, Philippines, cleared a 1.9 hectare land in the area last November to plant it with a variety of trees that can be processed into paper products.
Formerly a coconut plantation, the land owned by the Cagalawan family has not been productive for a number of years due to damages caused by typhoons and other calamities. As a result, the area became a “mini” forest with tall grasses, shrubs and a few mid-sized trees.  read more »

Vermi-culture brings added Council income

FOR the past several months, several members of Santa Cruz Council 7830 adopted vermiculture as backyard activity to produce organic fertilizers from its wastes, aptly referred to as vermicasts.  read more »

Council 5465 vies for State Council Service Awards CY 2008-2009

DON Carlos Council of Bukidnon, Mindanao (Council #5465) submitted the following activities as their entries for the State Council Service Program Awards for the Columbian Year 2008-2009 which will be judged on June 2009.

Summer Games in April 2008  read more »

Philippine Deputies receive circle of honor award

THE Knights of Columbus Philippine State Deputies for Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao were granted the Circle of Honors Awards by the Supreme Council for attaining the target of membership recruitment 100 per cent.  read more »

Visayas District Deputies Organizational Meeting held

THE annual Regional, Provincial and District Organizational Meeting on June 27-29, at the DepEd ECOTECH Center, Lahug, Cebu City, signaled the start of Columbian Year 2008-2009 for the Visayas Jurisdiction.  read more »

KC Mindanao Jurisdiction ushers in new Columbian Year

By Sofronio R. Cruz

EVERY month of July, the Order of the Knights of Columbus everywhere ushers in a fresh year, called a Columbian Year, with high enthusiasm and expectancy. This mindset is anchored on a firm commitment and renewed resolve to face more challenges in achieving higher membership growth rates, and in undertaking more and better service programs, compared to the previous years.  read more »

Activities of the Order on the social responsibilities of our faith.

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