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…]

K of C: Family of the Year

Accepting the award for Council 14046 Knights of Columbus Family of the Year is Joe Ornowski.  Presenting the award is Grand Knight Roddy Rodriguez.  Even more important, but not shown in the photograph, is Rosalie Ornowski.  Joe and his bride have been the go-to people for any number of Knights of Columbus initiatives, from slicing … [Read more…]

Blessed Teresa Knights Named Star Council

Councils Recognized for Their Stellar Work Councils awarded for their efforts during the 2015-16 fraternal year The Supreme Council office has announced the winners of the 2015-16 Star Council, Columbian, Father McGivney and Founders’ awards. As of June 30, 2016, councils winning the Star Council Award numbered 2,178. Luzon North led with 133 councils, Florida … [Read more…]

Seahawks Quilt Raffle

Standing with the quilt she created, Rosalie Ornowski poses with Knights Ed Chong, Joe Ornowski, Jimmy Yamauchi and Grand Knight Roddy Rodriquez.  The quilt will be raffled with the winner named at noon following the December 11,  2016 pancake breakfast.  This will insure that, should you win, the quilt will be comfortably wrapped around you as … [Read more…]

Knights of Columbus Set Record

The Knights of Columbus set a new all-time record last year for charitable donations and service hours with $175,079,192 in donations and more than 73.5 million hours of service. The numbers were announced at the closing session of the annual Organizational Meeting of State Deputies in New Haven.   Read more at Knights of Columbus … [Read more…]

BT KofC Assists Special Olympics

  Knights of Blessed Teresa – On Saturday, June 4th, Sir Knight Dan Wood and Sir Knight Ed Flores volunteered for the annual Special Olympics Swimming competition held down in Federal Way. Nice job, gentlemen, in representing our council well! By the way, pictured with Dan & Ed is Dan’s nephew… Vivat Jesus! GK Roddy