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Knight of the Month – December 2018

Hector Rubio Hector is one of those 8157 members who’s rarely seen at the monthly meetings but makes his presence greatly felt “out in the field.” He enjoys contributing his handyman skills to our valuable Knights Hands initiative and is a regular at our Valley Ridge baseball concession stand on Saturday mornings (he’s typically the…

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Family of the Month – December 2018

David and Veronica Ybarra The Knights of Columbus tenet of devotion to family is rarely more evident than in the Ybarra home in Waxahachie. For the past seven years, David and Veronica have been tending to her elderly parents, who previously were living in El Paso. Veronica’s father is now 107, her mother 109. It’s…

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No meeting Tuesday Jan 1

There will be no meeting on Tuesday January 1 due to the church being closed for the holiday. The regular membership meeting will be held on the following Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 at 7pm.

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Remembering My Dad Dr. Salvatore J. Greco

Dr. Salvatore J. Greco 1921-2018 Dad was Dr. Salvatore J. Greco to his business associates, but “Sam” to his family and friends. He was born in Richmond, CA on January 25, 1921, the son of Giuseppe (“Joseph”) and Biagia (“Bessie”) Greco.  This was not long after my Grandma arrived in America from Trabia, Sicily in 1920. …

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Christmas Mass Chairs Set Up

Christmas Mass Chairs Set Up Help needed setting up the chairs in the Narthex for Christmas Masses We’re calling all Knights available this Sunday evening to come help set up the chairs in the Church Narthex. We need about 10 brothers to bring the chairs from the Community Center to the Narthex in preparation for the Christmas masses. Sunday, December…

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Dennis Hudson – December 2018

Dennis Hudson – December 2018 This past year has been a significant one in Dennis’ faith journey. He completed Holy Spirit’s RCIA program early in the year and was welcomed into the Catholic faith, his route beginning with what he calls “curiosity” about Catholicism, partially because the longtime Duncanville resident has lived near Holy Spirit…

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Mark your calendar for The 2019 Appreciation Dinner

Mark your calendar for The 2019 Appreciation Dinner The Council’s Annual Appreciation Dinner date has been set for Saturday, January 12, 2019. As usual it will be preceded by our Corporate Communion Mass at 5:30 PM. Please be sure to arrive by 5:15 PM so we can line up and walk in as a group…

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Dan Schneider – November 2018 transfer

Dan Schneider – November 2018 transfer The pullover Bears jacket is a tipoff that Dan is originally from greater Chicago. He and wife Betsey came to our area in January 2016 and live in Midlothian. He’s in national food sales, and she works for AT&T. Dan became a Knight in 1993, joining the council in…

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Breakfast with St. Nick 2018

Breakfast with St. Nick 2018 It was our own Chris Edwards who, as Grand Knight, got together with Deborah Pearson about a dozen years ago to replace Holy Spirit’s Children’s Faith Formation Christmas luncheon with a Breakfast with St. Nick. And Chris began playing the role of St. Nick “full time” last year after brother Leo…

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December Degree

December Degree The Tuesday, December 11, 2018 Degree event welcomed into the brotherhood three new brother Knights, they are: Dennis Hudson, Council #8157 Eddie Martinez, Council # Salvador Moreno, Council #17026