Saturday, January 26, 2013
Friday, January 25, 2013
Worthy Grand Knights and Brothers All,
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Sunday, January 13, 2013
We are pleased to announce that the Chapter now has a web site in addition to the Yahoo Group. You will find it here tucsonknights.com.Visit it often to keep up to date with events. The Yahoo group will continue to operate and be maintained.At the Chapter meeting January 14, we will have a presentation and demonstration of the features of the new web site. Regards,Pete Karculias
Chief Judge John M Roll Chapter
AZ KofC District Deputy 5
Friday, January 11, 2013
Please be aware that the Arizona State Per Capita assessment statements for the 2nd half of fraternal year 2012-2013 have been created and emailed your council’s Financial Secretary in mid-January 2013. We are using the council’s Financial Secretary’s email address listed in the current State Directory. If we do not have his email address, we will USPS mail the statement to the Financial Secretary’s mailing address listed in the State Directory.
According to the State By-Laws, Article 8, Section 5:
In accordance to the Supreme By-Laws, Section 57:
Also, the St. Joseph’s Youth Camp and Navarrete Vocations listed on the statement are voluntary. Although they are not required to be paid, we strongly suggest your council pays these voluntary amounts. All funds collected a given to St. Joseph’s Youth Camp or used for Vocations accordingly.
Please make the Per Capita check payable to “Arizona State Council, Knights of Columbus.” Please USPS mail the check to: Larry Becker, State Secretary, 1701 West Houston Ave, Gilbert, AZ 85233-1708.
Please contact State Secretary Larry Becker at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Knights of the Tucson Chapter are pitching in to help the nuns at Immaculate Heart convent, chapel and school in Tucson. Knights from Council 8077 put in nearly 30 new lights and repaired outlets, as well as fixed the sound system in the chapel in one Saturday in January.
The pictures are:
Journeyman electrician SK Jesus Encinas preparing fixture for replacement in Sister's bedroom.
Jesus installing a new luninaire for hallway outside Sisters' kitchen.
I'm finished, you guys pretty it up.
GK Ricardo Preciado and Mike Dinapoli wait for their turn to finish the job.
Richard Preciado puts the finishing touches on the brand new, high efficiency lighting for the nuns.
Wednesday, January 09, 2013
JANUARY 19, 2013 >> TUCSON MARCH FOR LIFE: MASS
>> When: Sat, January 19, 2013 9am – 10am
>> Where: St. Augustine Cathedral 192 South Stone Avenue Tucson, AZ >> (MAP )
>> There will also be a non denominational service: Rally and Prayer >> for Life Leo Rich Theater
>> Tucson Community Center 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM ...
>> TUCSON MARCH FOR LIFE: MARCH
>> When: Sat, January 19, 10:30am – 12:30pm
>> WHERE: ST. AUGUSTINE CATHEDRAL, 192 SOUTH STONE AVENUE TUCSON, AZ >> (MAP )
>> March to Holy Hope Cemetery
>> Holy Hope Cemetery
>> Memorial Service - 12:30 p.m.
>> Rose Ceremony at the statue of Rachel > The Tucson March For Life has been an annual testimony to life since > 1993, and this will be Tucson’s 18th memorial of the anniversary of the > deadly Roe v. Wade US Supreme Court decision, legalizing abortion.
> A prayerful witness to the sanctity of human life, the March remains > dignified and non-provocative in its approach; it is a public event to > show the Tucson community our commitment to the protection of all human > life, especially women and their unborn children.
> Police Escort will be on site all along the route for traffic control > and to maintain a peaceful event. All are welcome to participate in a > solemn, non aggressive and prayerful manner. However, offensive > clothing, signs, or behavior will not be welcome! For more information click on this linbk: http://tucsonmarchforlife.org/  John S. Garcia
Public Relations Director
Arizona State Council
www.azknightsofcolumbus.com  Links:
Please find attached the promotional fliers and information for Diocesan and Arizona Rallies for the 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade.
Here is the basic breakdown of Events the Diocese is hosting or collaborating with in upholding the lives of the Unborn Children lost to and threatened by abortion—and the human dignity of all involved in this tragedy:
1. SATURDAY, JANUARY 19, 2013: DIOCESE OF PHOENIX YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULT ASU RALLY (7-10 PM ASU MEMORIAL UNION TO ALL SAINTS NEWMAN CENTER—FLIER ATTACHED)
2. SUNDAY, JANUARY 20: ANNUAL MASS FOR THE UNBORN: BISHOP THOMAS J. OLMSTED, CELEBRANT (11 AM, ST. FRANCIS XAVIER CHURCH—PRIESTS TO CONCELEBRATE, PLEASE CONTACT MIKE PHELAN)
3. TUESDAY, JANUARY 22: ANNUAL ARIZONA PRO-LIFE RALLY (NOON-1:30, SANDRA DAY O’CONNOR DISTRICT COURT PLAZA, 401 W. WASHINGTON AVE, PHOENIX)
Feel free to email me or Matt Anderson with questions.
Thank you for all you do to build a culture of life. More is needed! Hope to see you at one or more of these powerful events!
In Christ the Lord of Life,
Director of Marriage and Respect Life Parish Leadership Support
Diocese of Phoenix
“Do not be afraid! Always be brave! Defend life!”_ John Paul II
Saturday, January 05, 2013
Worthy District Deputy’s, Worthy Grand Knights, Worthy Financial Secretary’s.
Please send all the names of Brother Knights deceased from your Council since 7/1/2012 to State Warden’s e-mail at KofC@AzMyHome.com
Please include Council number, their title and date of the death.
Arizona State Council
St. Catherine Laboure’ council 11827 completes Tootsie Roll Drive
"Butch Arenivaz, Knights of Columbus fund drive chairman, presents a check for $1023.09 to Marline Rankin, manager of the Chino Valley facilities of the Intermountain Center for Human Development. The center takes care of the needs and education of people with intellectual disabilities.
The Knights wish to thank the people of Chino Valley who so generously donated their hard earned money for this cause."