News & Announcements

St Nick in the House

On December 9, 2012, St Nick (played by Marce Tebbe) made his appearance in the gymnasium at the Community Center at Holy Spirit Church for the annual “breakfast with St Nick” celebration.  Deborah Garrison, in collaboration with Chris Edwards, spearheaded the affair with the Knights of Columbus doing their part as “chief cook and bottle…

Council Receives Prestigious Awards

Bill Dover, District Deputy of District #86, presented our Grand Knight, Frank Salazar, two very prestigious awards this past December 4, 2012 as the regular general business meeting.  The ceremony was brief and without a lot of fanfare; yet the magnitude of the accomplishments of this Council were validated by these awards.  First up was the…

District Deputy Seeks Help

During the general business meeting of December 4, 2012, Bill Dover spoke of the many happenings during the mid-year meeting and presented the Council with three wards.  What Bill failed to talk about was the District Deputies of Dallas and their efforts to assist seminarian.  As you know, Knights have long supported seminarians through the…

Corporate Communion

Some one once asked, “Who are the Knights”?  This past Saturday evening, Nov. 17, 2012 at the 5:30 p.m. Mass, you could see who the Knights are.  There was a priest, a deacon, an alter server, a musician, members of the choir, ushers, Eucharist ministers, members of the 4th Degree Honor Guard and an assembly…

The GRILL

On Thursday evening, Nov. 1, 2012,  someone or a group of someones saw fit to steal the Knights’ grill from church property.  Fr. Joe Lee actually saw the grill leaving and thought to himself, “The Knights must be doing something really early tomorrow morning.”   By that Sunday afternoon, it was confirmed that the grill…

Drivers Needed

NCBC Transportation Needed for Bishops We are in need of drivers for about 200+ Bishops, Cardinals and other dignitaries coming to Dallas on February 4– 7, 2013 for the National Catholic Bioethics Center (NCBC) workshop being help at the Omni Mandalay Hotel located at 221 East Las Colinas Blvd., Irving.  A large number of drivers…

Greetings from Fr. Augustine

We received the following e-mail “thank you” from Father Augustine through Gabi Hardin regarding the recent Knight donation to Fr. Augustine for his school: Loving greetings and prayerful wishes from Fr. Augustine India. This is very specially to thank you for the great help that you have given me. Gabi had sent me the money…

Council Grill Missing

Urgent Call to All Knights: The council grill is missing from its mooring as of this morning and it’s assumed stolen. The chain was found cut. This has been reported to the Duncanville Police. Please be on the look-out in your neighborhood for signs of the missing grill. If found, please call & report it…

Email Addresses Created

Gents, FYI: I created a couple of email addresses that you should know about: info@kofc8157.org forwards to fransa1217@yahoo.net & alonzobt@att.net membership@kofc8157.org forwards to andygoza@msn.com to & alonzobt@att.net The first one will receive all the mail sent from the contact form on this website and the second only the mail regarding membership.   Jorge

New Website Under Construction

Hey guys, I just installed a new “template” over our WordPress website and it has a lot of options that I have to go through and set defaults for, so bear with me since this may take a few days due to my current schedule. As some of you may know, I will be out…