Knights of Columbus

  • A Successful Food Drive

    To the Editor:

    The Knights of Columbus, Saint John XXIII Council 5987, of St. Jude Church, Monroe recently completed a very successful food drive.  The drive was held at Stop & Shop locations in Monroe, Newtown and Trumbull over three weekends in August.

  • Knights Of Columbus Present Monsignor Weiss With Caritas Award, $100,000 Donation For St Rose Parish

    Monsignor Robert Weiss, senior pastor of St Rose of Lima Church, and St Virgilius Knights of Columbus Grand Knight Timothy Haas stand at the lectern at St Rose Church Monday night. The men represented the church and the local Knights of Columbus Council, which were awarded the first Caritas Award by the Knights of Columbus. 

  • Monsignor Weiss Receives Inaugural Caritas Award From Knights of Columbus

    Monsignor Robert Weiss, pastor of St Rose of Lima Church, was the first recipient of The Caritas Awards from The Knights of Columbus. The new award to recognize extraordinary works of charity and service was presented to Msgr Weis, and then to the St Virgilius Knights of Columbus Council 185, on August 6. From left is Supreme Knight Carl Anderson, Msgr Weiss, St Virgilius Knights of Columbus Grand Knight Timothy Haas, Archbishop William Lori, and Cardinal Timothy Dolan.

  • Friday Night Fish Fry

    Friday Knight Fish Fry, 5-8 pm, St Rose Parish Hall, 46 Church Hill Road, $8 adults, $5 children, $26 family max (eat-in only), free for first responders with ID, fried fish, baked fish with white wine reduction (mac and cheese also available), also homemade coleslaw, salad, french fries, drinks, dessert and coffee, sponsored by St Rose Knights of Columbus; 203-223-3099 (Event Chair Sal Cucco), 203-426-1014 (parsonage office).