Do We Need a New Aspergillum?

We are exploring the possibility of buying an updated aspergillum for the church.  The aspergillum looks like a sphere mounted on a handle.   It has perforations that allow holy water to be sprinkled on the faithful.  It is often accompanied by a bucket or chalice with a handle to contain additional holy water, so that the priest … [Read more…]

Wounded Warrior 2018

The St. Teresa of Calcutta Knights of Columbus is pleased to participate in the Heartbeat for Wounded Warriors program for 2018.  We were connected with a Wounded Warrior and his family and were able to provide a little assistance and some Christmas cheer.  To protect the family’s anonymity, we aren’t going to provide any last … [Read more…]

Council Receives Columbian Award

The St. Teresa of Calcutta Knights of Columbus received a 2018 Columbian Award from the Supreme Council of the Knights of Columbus.  This award recognizes excellence in your council’s programming and charitable outreach.  Councils must conduct and report at least four major programs in each of the Service Program categories: Faith, Family, Community, and Life. … [Read more…]

Star Council Repeat!

The Blessed Teresa Knights of Columbus Council #14046 of St. Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Church is pleased to announce that they have been honored as a Star Council for the second year in a row.  This award is a recognition by the Supreme Council of the Knights of Columbus, of a council that exemplifies the virtues associated … [Read more…]

Star Council Presentation

The Blessed Teresa Knights of Columbus Council #14046 of St. Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Church is pleased to announce that they have been honored as a Star Council.  This award is a recognition by the Supreme Council of the Knights of Columbus, of a council that exemplifies the virtues associated with the Knights of Columbus. The Star … [Read more…]

Mother Teresa – Charity Personified

The portrait of Mother Teresa displayed on the façade of St. Peter’s Basilica at her Vatican canonization on Sunday, Sept. 4, was commissioned by the Knights of Columbus and painted by renowned American artist Chas Fagan. A graduate of Yale University, Fagan has painted portraits of all the U.S. presidents — a collection that regularly … [Read more…]