Knights of Columbus Pope John Paul II Council #2014 Nampa , Idaho
The Knights of Columbus is the world’s largest Catholic fraternal service organization.
Welcome! Knights of Columbus #2014 ~ Nampa, Idaho
The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic fraternal service organization. Founded by Michael J. McGivney in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1882, it was named in honor of the explorer Christopher Columbus. Originally serving as a mutual benefit society to working-class and immigrant Catholics in the United States, it developed into a fraternal benefit society dedicated to providing charitable services, including war and disaster relief, actively defending Catholicism in various nations, and promoting Catholic education.
Fr. Michael J. McGivney
1852 - 1890
Father Mcgivney founded the Knights of Columbus as a fraternal service organization in 1882.
In Service to One
In service to all
Our motto simply means that Knights take seriously the two great commandments of Jesus Christ: to love God with our entire being, and to love our neighbor as ourselves.
All the good works we do are informed by our four core principles:
2018 Year in Review
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How the Knights of Columbus #2014 help.
Charity ~ Unity ~ Fraternity ~ Patriotism