Photos Galore at St. Bonaventure Church’s Oktoberfest 2017!

SELRES_a4476e32-b14b-4db5-a822-5bebef8d627fSELRES_86a09b08-90f5-4a81-83a8-acaae8330675SELRES_c7cf9bcf-66f7-40f3-a0c7-b80778b48ad5SELRES_d1e05c21-4cb5-4856-9daa-2d175be5f79cSELRES_d1e05c21-4cb5-4856-9daa-2d175be5f79cSELRES_c7cf9bcf-66f7-40f3-a0c7-b80778b48ad5SELRES_86a09b08-90f5-4a81-83a8-acaae8330675SELRES_a4476e32-b14b-4db5-a822-5bebef8d627fThanks to all of the Knights, Men’s Organization and other ministries for a successful OktoberFest! Big congratulations to all the winners of the KofC Soccer Challenge! Advertisements

Hard Times are Good Times

Trials, deprivation and persecution are so beneficial that we should thank God for them. There is a strange paradox in the scriptures: that trials, deprivation, and persecution are so beneficial that we should thank God for them. We should gladly accept them rather than resist them and complain. Do you know anyone rejoicing through a…

Can We Worship Without Sacrifice?

When we come before God, can we come empty handed?.  Cain and Abel presented sacrifices (gifts) to God. Cain presented grain and was rejected, not for the grain as much as for his attitude. Abel sacrificed a lamb and it was accepted. Did this set a precedent for sacrifice of a living body? Exodus 23:15: “No…

Thank you Brother Knights | Knights of Columbus Council 12240

I want to thank those brothers who came out a couple of nights before Hurricane Irma to assist our fellow knights with some hurricane prep needs. These Knights did an awesome job. A big thanks to: Alfredo, Bill, Jude, James, Juan Carlos and yours truly. Both Dan and Dino were satisfied customers. Vivat Jesus Felix…

First/second Degree Exemplification at the Schott Center

Knights of Columbus council 122240 Davie FL Exemplification I want to congratulate and welcome our new brother and Second Degree Knight, Carmine Quagliato. Carmine took his first and second degree this evening, welcome aboard brother. I also want to congratulate brothers Alfonso Contreras, Jacobo Elias, and brother William Wolf for also completing their second degree…

Special Olympics in BROWARD County

Good afternoon Brothers, I want to thank those who came out to support the Special Olympics Picnic this past Saturday. Attendees: Tom Finan, Antonio Rodriguez and wife, John Pisula and wife, Paul Gabe and wife, Joe Cox and Wife, Alfonso Cabrera and wife, Tom Trepanier, wife and daughter. Thank you again for representing our council….

Happy birthday Father Frank!

Father Frank, Council #12240 wants to wish you a very Happy Birthday! We hope that you enjoyed your day Father.God bless you in a special way today for all the love and concern with which you minister to all those entrusted to your care. May your life be filled with God’s good gifts, abundant joy…

New Fourth Degree Knights!- June 2017

​New Fourth Degree Knights: From left, Richard Roberts and Lawrence Franzoni; far right, Richard Ames and to his right, Joe Cox, Membership Director, KofC Council 12240.   Congratulations to each for completing this Exemplification on June 10 at St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church in Coral Springs. 

Father Frank’s Blog-May 2017

Images courtesy of Wikipedia, (left) St. Philip, by Peter Paul Rubens, from his Twelve Apostles series (c. 1611), at the Museo del Prado, Madrid |(right) Statue of St James at the Church of the Mafra Palace, Portugal. Dear Brother Knights, On Wednesday, May 3, we celebrated, with red vestments, the Feast of Saints Philip and James, Apostles….

May 2017-Columbiettes Highlights and Events

April – Visited the VA, donated jewelry, cosmetics, various toiletries, etc. plus $100 gift cards . April 28-30  – State Convention: St. Bonaventure Columbiettes was assigned the duty of obtaining and decorating the arch for the entry of all participants at the hotel for our convention. Marsha was lead on this project and dedicated much time and…