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4th Degree 
 
The Knights of Columbus
Our Lady of Peace Assembly
2709

100 Crestwood Blvd. S., Royal Palm Beach, FL  33411
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Nominations of Officers
for the 2015-2016 Fraternal Year
Election to be Held May 27, 2015

Click Here for the List of Nominated Officer

 



What is the 4th Degree?

It's The Patriotic Degree of the Order

Religiously Devoted, Patriotically Proud


For most men who follow Jesus, there comes a time when duty extends beyond our own lives, beyond how we lead our families, and into how we serve our fellow man. That's what the Knights of Columbus is all about. The Patriotic Degree allows knights to take this one step further.  "Sir Knight" is more than a title.  It's an honor.

 

The primary purpose of your Fourth Degree membership is to foster the spirit of patriotism in members and the community at large and encourage active Catholic citizenship.

 

As a Fourth Degree Knight you have the opportunity to become part of your assembly's color corps. As a color corps member, you will be recognized widely by the distinctive attire of tuxedo, feathered hat (chapeau), cape and sword. Color corps members regularly take part in civic events such as parades and wreath-laying ceremonies, and in ecclesial functions at Catholic Churches.

Escorting the Icon of
Our Lady of Czestochowa
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The campaign is based on the pilgrimage of an icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa which has already traveled over 40 thousand miles, traversed 24 countries, visited 75 cathedrals and 60 Orthodox churches in over 400 cities; today it was in Wellington Fl at the Planned Parent facility. Assembly 2709 helped carry in the icon and posted an Honor Guard for it.

Left to right is S/K Stan Lee Fatt, S/K Sean McDaniel, CCC S/K Mike Sullivan, PFN Stan Pervenicki, PFN Angel Rivera and S/K Gregg Mazzella.



  • April 18, 2015Welcoming Returning Vets on Honor Flight at PBI Airport
  • February 25, 2015 General MeetingJoe Young presented his 4th Degree Certificate
  • February 25, 2015 General MeetingBrian Guthrie-Buckley presented his 4th Degree Certificate
  • January 31, 2015 Miami ExemplificationNewest Sir Knight Brian Guthrie-Buckley
  • January 31, 2015 Miami ExemplificationNewest Sir Knight Brian Guthrie-Buckley
  • January 28, 2015 MeetingAlan Bottorff presented his 4th Degree Certificate
  • January 28, 2015 MeetingFr. Harry presented a service award
  • January 28, 2015 MeetingFr. Harry receives service award
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas PartyOur Faithful Navigator Ron Rizzolo
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas Party
  • December 13, 2014 Christmas PartySister Blessed the Sick with a piece of Jesus's Cross
  • December 7, 2014 Veteran's Christmas PartyThe Knights who made this happen.
  • December 7, 2014 Veteran's Christmas PartyNick & Mary co-ordinated this event
  • December 7, 2014 Veteran's Christmas PartySanta arrives
  • December 7, 2014 Veteran's Christmas PartySanta honoring our Vets
  • December 7, 2014 Veteran's Christmas PartyOur Vets enjoying themselves.
  • December 7, 2014 Veteran's Christmas PartyLeading the Holiday Music
  • December 7, 2014 Veteran's Christmas PartyYoung musicians showing their talent
  • December 7, 2014 Veteran's Christmas PartySK Gene LaFrance's wife - Karen leads the group
  • December 7, 2014 Veteran's Christmas PartyAll watching them perform
  • October 05, 2014Immaculate Conception Icon escorted by the color core
  • September 20, 2014Vaiting at the Airport to receive the WW II vets.
  • September 11, 2014Participants in 911 Blue Mass at St. Rita's Church
  • July 12, 2014 Officer Installation & PFN DinnerOur Honored Friar - Fr. Dan Devore
  • July 12, 2014 Officer Installation & PFN DinnerFr. Harry returns to guide our Assembly
  • July 12, 2014 Officer Installation & PFN DinnerFaithful Captain Dr. Larry Wong chaired the dinner
  • July 12, 2014 Officer Installation & PFN DinnerAwards presented
  • July 12, 2014 Officer Installation & PFN DinnerSK Stan presents SK Ron his sword as the New Faithful Navigator
  • July 12, 2014 Officer Installation & PFN DinnerSK Ron is ready to go
  • July 12, 2014 Officer Installation & PFN DinnerRon Rizzolo our new Faithful Navigator
  • June 7 2014 - Meeting WWII  Honor FlightOur Knights honoring the WWII VETERANS returning from the D-day events
  • June 14, 2014 ExemplificationHospitality Suite for our Exemplification Candidates
  • June 14, 2014 ExemplificationHospitality Suite for our Exemplification Candidates
  • June 14, 2014 ExemplificationHospitality Suite for our Exemplification Candidates
  • June 14, 2014 ExemplificationHospitality Suite for our Exemplification Candidates
  • June 14, 2014 Exemplification
  • June 14, 2014 ExemplificationHospitality Suite for our Exemplification Candidates
  • June 14, 2014 ExemplificationHospitality Suite for our Exemplification Candidates
  • February 9, 2014Escorting Our Lady of Czestochowa Icon
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13Fr. Dan Devore, Faithful Friar
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13Stan Pervenecki, Navigator
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13Dr. Larry Wong, Faithful Captain
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13James Bezick, Faithful Purser
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13
  • Officer Installation 7-27-13Fr. Dan delivering his blessing
  • December 2009Knights won 1st Place @ Wellington Christmas Parade
  • March 3, 2013Knights Escorted the Icon of Our Lady of Guadalupe
  • March 3, 2013Knights Escorted the Icon of Our Lady of Guadalupe
  • December 8, 2012All is having a Great Time at our 2012 Annual Christmas Party
  • December 8, 2012Our Friar, Fr. Harry, Launching the 2012 Christmas Party
  • June 3 2012Mass Celebrating Fr. Harry's 25th Anniversary as a Priest
  • December 8 20122012 Annual Christmas Party
  • December 2009Knights won 1st Place @ Wellington Christmas Parade
  • December 2009welcoming our Veterans Returning on the Honor Flight at Palm Beach Airport on April, 18th
 
The Above Pictures show our Knights in Action participating in the various events we sponsor throughout the year.


Our Assembly's participating Councils are very involved with their Churches and their Community.  We get involved as evidenced with some of the events shown above.  There are 4 principle tenants that we hold dear and follow for the benefit of our Community, Church, Friends, and Family.  They are: "Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism".

Join the Patriotic Degree if you’ve been a Knight for more than six months, and you are a Third Degree Knight in good standing, it’s time to consider taking your journey one step further. 

For more information contact your Local Council or Local Assembly, or the
Vice Supreme Master in your area, or the Supreme Council today.

Deacon Luis Castellanos,
a Brother Knight, a member

of Council 12376 is a brother in serious need.
His medical bills far exceed his financial resources.
Your help would be greatly appreciated.
Take a look at the Website, www.gofundme.com/dcluis
and help if you can.


EXEMPLIFICATION
Saturday April 25, 2015
One Day Event to be held at the

Cody Enrichment Center,
4152 Loretto Rd,
Jacksonville, FL 32223.
Located two blocks south of I-295 at the
corner of Loretto Rd & Old St. Augustine Rd.
Candidates’ registration begins at 10:00AM
with the exemplification beginning at 11:30AM.

Fourth Degree Exemplification Instructions Click Here
Candidate Proper Dress Form Click Here
Candidate/Guest Order Form

EXEMPLIFICATION
Saturday June 6, 2015
One Day Event to be held at the
St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church, Delray Beach
840 George Bush Blvd, Delray Beach FL 33483
Candidate registration begins at 9:30am
with exemplification beginning at 11:00am.

Fourth Degree Exemplification Instructions Click Here
Candidate Proper Dress Form Click Here
Candidate/Guest Order Form



May 31, 2015
1st Annual Dr. Robert McKeen
Memorial Golf Tournament
Sponsored by St. Therese de Lisieux Council 12783
Click Here for more Information.

Click Here for Sponsor & Player Forms

Little Flower Derby
May 2nd @ 6pm

at The Lakes of Sherbrooke Clubhouse

Sponsored by St. Therese de Lisieux Council 12783

Click Here for more Details

Rock & Roll Dance Party
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
April 25, 2015

For More Info you can Click Here



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