Who are the Knights of Columbus?
The Knights of Columbus is a fraternal organization of Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place and supporting their Church through charitable work. With nearly two million members worldwide, it is the largest Catholic fraternal organization dedicated to service. The Order also offers an insurance program to members.
Members of the Knights of Columbus and their families enjoy many fraternal benefits. A few examples include monthly issues of the Columbia magazine (The worlds largest Catholic Family magazine) and eligibility to join the Knights top-ranked life insurance programs, and much more.
How to join
Membership in the Knights of Columbus is open to practicing Catholic men in union with the Holy See, who are at least 18 years of age. A practicing Catholic is one who lives up to the commandments of God and the precepts of the Catholic Church. Application blanks are available from any member of the Knights of Columbus.