Author: Jorge Ruiz

26
Sep
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Prayer Requests – SEPTEMBER 2021 (2)

Ernest and Ernestina Alvarez – COVID 19 September 26, 2021 Our brother Knight Ernest Alvarez’s wife, Ernestina (50) has been suffering from severe upper respiratory symptoms since being diagnosed with COVID 19. She was intubated early this morning to assist with her breathing. She is hospitalized at Methodist Central on Colorado Blvd in Dallas. Ernest […]

12
Sep

Rededication Mass

Rededication Mass Most Reverend Greg Kelly, Auxiliary Bishop of Dallas, was present for Holy Spirit’s rededication of our newly refurbished sanctuary at the Sunday 11 AM Mass on September 12, 2021. The Fourth Degree Color Corps was present as were several Fourth Degree members of Holy Spirit Council 8157.

09
Sep

Eternal Rest, John Mario Monturo, 1960-2021

Eternal Rest, John Mario Monturo, 1960-2021 September 9, 2021 It is with utmost sadness that we announce the passing of our brother Knight John Mario Monturo. John passed away this past Tuesday September 7th, one day before his 61st birthday and a just 5 days from his 23rd wedding anniversary to Juanita. John had suffered […]

27
Jul
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Prayer Requests – JULY 2021 (4)

Eternal Rest Sir Knight William Chalko, 1945-2021 July 27, 2021 It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our Past Grand Knight, Sir Knight Bill Chalko. Bill had gone into hospice care recently, he passed away this afternoon, he was 76. Bill joined the Knights in 1964 when he was 19 years […]

20
Jul
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July 2021 General Meeting Minutes

July 2021 General Meeting Minutes Brothers, Thank you for attending the July general membership meeting. We had another great turnout, with about 26 attending in person. The Duncanville Fieldhouse did an outstanding job in setting up our large room, providing connectivity and our Worthy Warden brought pizza from Amores Pizza in Duncanville, with soft drinks […]

21
Jun
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Prayer Requests – JUNE 2021 (1)

BK Jay Trapp, Discerning Diaconate June 21, 2021 Our brother Knight Jay Trapp is applying this July, for the Diaconate Class of 2027 and is requesting our prayers for his acceptance. “Formation for the Diaconate is a six year process, during which time the candidate is prepared intellectually, spiritually, and pastorally to receive ordination and […]

09
Jun
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District 109 Exemplification

District 109 Exemplification District 109 held its first ever Exemplification ceremony not only since the pandemic was declared, but one that was held district-wide for the first time ever. Our District includes four councils, they are: Holy Spirit Council 8157, Holy Cross Council 7017, St Francis of Assisi Council 12484 and St Elizabeth of Hungary […]

07
Jun
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Knight of the Year List

Council 8157 Knight of the Year List Fraternal Year Knight of the Year 2020-2021 TBA 2019-2020 James Smith 2018-2019 Jack Ramsden 2017-2018 Art Senato 2016-2017 Jorge Ruiz 2015-2016 Jeff Miller 2014-2015 Jim Richardson 2013-2014 Tom Greco 2012-2013 Andy Goza 2011-2012 Frank Salazar 2010-2011 Mike Fitzgerald 2009-2010 Allen Reitmeier 2008-2009 David Briggs 2007-2008 Tim Weinrich 2006-2007 […]