To Be or Not to Be a Patriot

The Fourth Degree of Knighthood is Patriotism. Without faithful citizenry who love this Country and revere those whom God has set over it, our Nation shall decline. U.S. voters have the power to choose our civic leaders. This coming election, as all before it, shall have consequences. Those who are elected to office will take…

Atheism’s Tragic Flaw

Atheists pride themselves for relying on empirical evidence. Faith has no place. They claim it is blind acceptance. To them, it’s illogical to claim something is real that can’t be seen, heard, tasted, touched or smelled. If it can’t be measured or observed, it does not exist. They don’t pray, because theymaintain there is no…

Gideon: Little is Much with God in it

The story of Gideon In the Book of Judges seems to be there for one reason: To teach us that status and ample resources are not God’s way of solving problems. We can never be outsmarted or outnumbered when we do things God’s way. The Midianites were raiding the Israelites orchards and farmlands. This brought…

I’m Short of Money. I Have Nothing to Give.

Why would a widow to donate her last coin to a corrupt institution in Jerusalem, where scribes “devoured widows’ houses”? (Mark 12:40). In her act, Jesus saw a moving display of the right attitude about money (vv.41-44). It is said that ‘we disarm the power of money over us by giving it away.’ A deacon…

Forgive – Be Forgiven

When we are unforgiving, it harms us more than the person we don’t forgive. In Mathew 6:14-15 Jesus said this:“If you forgive others their transgressions, your heavenly Father will forgive you. But if you do not forgive others, neither will your Father forgive your transgressions.”Reasons we won’t forgive: The other party hurt us too greatly…

The Mighty News Feed | October 22, 2020

Every Thursday, we curate the latest news from Council 12240 andfellow Knights from around Florida. In addition, we curateNational and Florida Catholic webinars and events.For in-depth news from our Florida Knights, pleaseread our council’s newsletters and Invocation. News Feed Curated by: John M. | Director of Public Relations,Knights of Columbus Council 12240http://eepurl.com/hgM7vb

Flourishing During Hard Times

Times of drought, famine, natural calamities and pandemics can be times of rejoicing forGod’s people. These scriptures encourage us to keep faith during hard times: Psalm 37:19: They will not be ashamed in the time of evil, and in the days of famine they will have abundance.Psalm 91:3: He will rescue you from the fowler’s…