Santa visits the Holy Family Youth Choir at the annual Christmas party.

Our Lady of Fatima Rosary Rally-High Desert

Our Lady of Fatima Rosary Rally-High Desert

Our Lady of Fatima Rosary Rally-High Desert

Our Lady of Fatima Rosary Rally-High Desert

Our Lady of Fatima Rosary Rally-High Desert

A truly outstanding group of Past Chapter Presidents at our 2016 PCP's Dinner.

A few friends from the High Desert sharing our opinions.

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Upcoming Chapter Events

Ontario Reign Hockey Game-Chapter Outing

Sunday, February 16, 2020
3:00 pm

Chapter Officers

Next Chapter Meeting

The next meeting will be the December General Business Meeting. This is, naturally, MANDATORY for all Chapter officers as well as all District Deputies. Grand Knights as well as council delegates and non-delegates are always urged to attend. The meeting will be held on Friday, December 13, 2019.

Seminarian Burse Was a HUGE Success

This years Seminarian Burse was a huge success. In fact, this year we set a new record for the amount raised at the dinner, over $17,000. So far, our total raised is over $18,000. This was done, however, with the participation of fewer than half of our councils. With full participation we should

Advent Message from Fr. Imo - Week Two - BEAR FRUIT THAT BEFITS REPENTANCE


As we enter the second Sunday of Advent, Isaiah in the first reading, announces the birth of a future king. The kings before now are selfish and forget the history of God’s activity in the lives of the people of Israel.&n

Welcome and Congratulations Coadjutor Bishop Alberto Rojas!

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Pope Francis Monday named Bishop Alberto Rojas, an auxiliary bishop of Chicago, to be coadjutor of the Dioce

Atheist Harvard Prof Says Vision of Our Lady Led Him to Catholicism

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Shalom World interviewed former Harvard Professor Roy Schoeman regarding his Catholic conversion story. The business professor revealed how a series of mystical encounters led him to Catholicism, including an intimate experience with the Blessed Vi

Local Walk for Life -Yucaipa

In addition to the Walks for Life i San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco, there is another opportunity to participate in a Walk for Life on a more local level. Please contact SK Art Manzano ( for any additional details.


Polar Plunge 2020

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Yes, my brother Knights. The Knights of Columbus Team is now registered for the 2020 Big Bear Polar Plunge. Avoid the rush, register now and you, too, can enjoy taking a refreshing dip into the balmy waters of scenic Big Bear Lake. Put March 7 on your calendar now to save that date. You can regis

Arrowhead Desert Valley Chapter for placing third place in California in the ID Drive

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Congratulations to the Arrowhead Desert Valley Chapter for placing third place in California for 54% percent council participation in the chapter.  Past State Deputy and State Intellectual Disabilities Chairman  Dr. Raymond Warriner presented Past Chap

Info Concerning the Essay and Poster Contests

Keep Christ in Christmas Poster Contest:

Order kits no later than 31 October

Council judging by 31 December 

District judging 15 Jan Would like district winners by17 January for judging by Chapter

Chapter judging 31 Jan. 


Ontario Reign Family Day-February 16, 2020

Come with us, bring your friends and family, and we can all enjoy together a wonderful afternoon watching a hockey game in beautiful donwtown Ontario. All this for the low low price of $16. Download the attached flyer for all the details.


Prayer for Priests

Pro-Life in Practice: 20 Active Ways to Help


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Prayer for Life

O God, our Creator,

all life is in y

10 Ways You Can Love Mother Mary

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We often discuss who might be the best athletes, the best artists, the best writers, the best musicians; also, it must be said, there are the best of mothers. By far—and in a class by herself—the Blessed Virgin Mary was, is and always will be the best of all mothers.

This bein


The La Pieta Book of Catholic Prayers

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This is one of the most comprehensive Catholic prayer books around. It is highly recommend to view, download, and most importantly, to pray.


15 Promises to Those Who Pray the Rosary

  1. Whosoever shall faithfully serve me by the recitation of the Rosary shall receive signal graces.
  2. I promise my special protection and the greatest Graces to all those who shall recite the Rosary.
  3. The Rosary shall be a powerful armor against Hell, it will destroy vice, de

Arrow Head Desert Valley Chapter 2019-20 Calendar - UPDATE

 The ADVC has many great events planned for this year. Our calendar is posted here.


The Pro-Life Video Every Person Needs To See (Even People Who Are Pro-Choice…)

This is one of, if not the, most powerful pro-life messages we’ve ever seen. This video was produced by the French March for Life movement, Marche Pour La Vie.

It honestly left our staff speechless. It is that powerful.


Whiteaker Agency

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Knights providing Catholic families with security and protection, in faith,
through professionalism, in fulfillment of Fr. Michael

A year of Episcopal Transition begins

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Please read the letter from our esteemed Bishop and brother Knight, the Most Reverend Bishop Gerald Barnes.


Arrowhead-Desert Valley

Planning meting-2nd Fri. of odd numbered months.
7:30 Rosary, 8:00 Meeting
Colton Council #4017
740 N. Pennsylvania Ave
olton, CA 92324 US

Roman Catholic Diocese of San Bernardino

To Catholic Diocese Site

Gerald R. Barnes

Most Reverend Gerald Richard Barnes was born on June 22, 1945 in Phoenix, Arizona. His parents, George and Aurora, moved to Los Angeles when he was one year old. He and his five brothers and one sister grew up in the East Los Angeles area of Boyle Heights where his family owned a grocery store. Each of the children helped in the operation of the store. His mother, Aurora, died in May of 1991, and his father, George, died in May of 1998. His brothers and sister still reside in the greater Los Angeles area.

Bishop Barnes attended public schools with his religious education overseen by Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters (Victory Noll) at San Basilio Center on Fetterly Avenue. He graduated from Roosevelt High School in Los Angeles and went on to attend California State University, Los Angeles where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science in 1967. After attending seminaries in St. Louis, Missouri and in Dayton, Ohio, he enrolled in the Assumption-St. John Seminary in San Antonio, Texas.

On December 20, 1975, Bishop Barnes was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of San Antonio by Most Rev. Francis J. Furey. He was later named an honorary prelate with the title of Monsignor. In January, 1992, he was appointed as the first auxiliary bishop of the Diocese of San Bernardino by Pope John Paul II. His last assignment before being named auxiliary bishop was rector of his alma mater, Assumption-St. John Seminary in San Antonio.

After his episcopal ordination on March 18, 1992, Bishop Barnes assisted Bishop Phillip Straling in conducting parish visitations, celebrating confirmation liturgies, and attending Diocesan and community functions. Following the June 1995 transfer of Bishop Staling to the reconstituted Diocese of Reno, Bishop Barnes served as administrator of the Diocese of San Bernardino until Pope John Paul II appointed him diocesan bishop on December 28, 1995. On March 12, 1996, before a crowd of over 2,500 people, he was installed as the second bishop of the Diocese of San Bernardino.

With over 27,000 square miles and over 1.2 million Catholics, Bishop Barnes is chief shepherd to one of the fastest growing dioceses in the nation. In addition to his leadership of his local church, he currently serves as chair of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' sub-committee on Hispanic Affairs and is a member of the USCCB Committee on Cultural Diversity in the Church. At the local level, he is a member of the board of the Inland Empire Hispanic Scholarship Fund.

His episcopal motto is, “Amar Es Entregarse”, “Love is the Total Giving of Oneself”.