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Sunday, January 03, 2021 General

The Kempsville Council of the Knights of Columbus (10515) is pleased to announce the opening of the 2021 application period for the Young Man and Young Woman of the Year awards. Each recipient will earn an award of $500. The award is open to young Catholic men & women who are members of the Catholic Church of St. Mark, family or friends of Council 10515 members, and students at Bishop Sullivan Catholic High.

The attached documents (one in Microsoft Word format and one in PDF format) include t...

Monday, December 21, 2020 General
Good morning Mike,
Sorry for the delay in responding to this email. We just wrapped up the semester at the Seminary this past Friday, so the last two weeks have been a bit chaotic trying to finish papers and other assignments, while the professors are also rushing to cover all the material they needed to cover.
I thank the brothers for taking such great interest in my formation journey. Many things have occurred since the last time at was at St. Mark for Christmas 2019. In January, as requ...
Monday, December 21, 2020 General
Dear Mr. King,
Thank you for your email. I hope that the council is doing well and is still able to keep up with at least some of its activities despite the pandemic. I most appreciative of the council’s continuous support of me in my formation. I was thinking of the Knights just recently because my seminary had the wonderful opportunity to venerate a first-class relic of Blessed Michael McGivney. My seminary, Theological College, has a connection to his seminary, St. Mary’s in Baltimore, ...
Monday, December 21, 2020 General
Mike,

 
I hope you and your family are doing well. It’s my great privilege to be in my second year of theology studies here in Rome at the Pontifical North American College. I attend classes at the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas, which is operated by the Dominican Order. There are about 160 men in formation for the priesthood here, hailing from across the US (as well as 6 or so Australian seminarians). 
 
We arrived back in August, when things were still mostly open throughout...
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 Church

“Brothers, first thanks to all who attended the Council picnic yesterday. For me it validates what I have always known about Kempsville Council and it ability to meet a challenge and overcome. I also want to thank our Grand Knight , John Garcia, for leading this effort and our council through this very trying time.

Speaking of trying times. We are living in one of the most challenging times in our nation, our society, and our church’s modern  history.   Up front, I want to thank you personall...

Saturday, August 08, 2020 Church , General

Follow this link for the daily message from Father Anthony Mpungu of the Catholic Church of St. Mark.

Father Anthony’s Daily Message

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 General
T11039 3-30 Leave No Neighbor Guidebook_r6he Supreme Knight launched the Coronavirus Pandemic Response Guidebook for Knights of Columbus councils. This new program, developed in record time, offers practical, safe, and helpful suggestions for actions to be taken by councils and assemblies during the pandemic crisis.
Please download the guidebook, review it closely, and use it to guide the service actions of your members during this time of acute need. In short, the main pillars of the progra...
Monday, March 16, 2020 General

Pope Francis has composed a prayer asking for Our Lady to intercede in this time of pandemic. Follow the attached link to participate and view the video.

Prayer for Protection

Monday, December 16, 2019 General

The 2021 Annual Dues were formally assessed as of 15 December 2020 with the release of the 1st Notice invoices.  Remember, your current 2020 Membership Card expires at midnight on 31 December 2020.  The Financial Secretary will release your new 2021 Membership Card upon payment of the 2021 Annual Dues.

Our Fraternal Year 20/21 Budget, approved in June 2020, set our Annual Dues at:  $50.00/Regular Member and $10.00/Honorary Member.  Honorary Life Members are not assessed dues but can still ele...