"For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me." - Matthew 25:35-36
If you’re interested in helping those in need, serving your parish, growing in your faith, then the Knights of Columbus is the organization for you. Becoming a Knight of Columbus can transform your life. As a Knight, you have the opportunity to support your parish, give back to your community, and grow in your faith. We are a band of brothers, a network of men in communities around the world dedicated to doing good in the service of God and our neighbor. Our Lady of the Lakes Council #3359 has the honor to serve five parishes: St. Mary Church (Denville); St. Cecilia Church (Rockaway); Sacred Heart of Jesus Church (Rockaway) St. Catherine of Siena Church (Mountain Lakes); and St. Simon the Apostle Church (Rockaway Township).
To learn more about the Knights of Columbus, please contact the Grand Knight by clicking HERE.
Friday, December 13 - (7 PM) - KofC #3359 Christmas Party at the American Legion Post 344, 153 Chestnut Terrace, Rockaway, NJ. This event is a Potluck dinner. We will also have an Ugly Sweater Contest. The council is also collecting gifts voluntarily for seniors in a nursing home. If you are interested in participating, please label the gift male or female and mention the size (SM, MD, LG, X-LG). Please be advised that the bridge in front of the American Legion is closed due to construction. If you want to park at the VFW you will need to take Lakeside Drive to Chestnut Terrace. Otherwise, you can park at the senior building next door to the American Legion by traveling along Mt. Hope Road.
Saturday, December 14 - (9 AM) - Breakfast with Santa at St. Catherine of Siena Church, Mountain Lakes, NJ. Set-up is on Friday, December 13. See Jerry Napolitano for any details regarding this event. Jerry may be contacted at (973) 224-7847 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, December 14 - (5 PM-7 PM) - St. Cecilia Church Fish & Chips Dinner. Dinner prepared by Tastefully British. If you wish to place an order or have questions, please call Jim Gallagher at (201) 738-8800 or email@example.com.
Sunday, December 29 - (3 PM) 5th Sunday Rosary Rally, Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Rockaway, NJ. More details to follow. Please contact Jack Zayac with any questions at (973) 945-5915 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, January 31 - Sunday, February 2, 2020 - "Loyola Silent Retreat" - The council (in conjunction with the St. Issac Jogues Retreat Group) will hold its annual silent retreat the weekend of Friday, January 31, 2020, to Sunday, February 2, 2020. For details about the retreat click HERE. If you want to register for it click on this LINK. Feel free to contact Damiano Servidio at email@example.com / (973) 407-0186, if you have any questions.
Saturday, February 8, 2020 - "A Knight at the Races" - Save the date for this great event. The cost is $15.00 per person. The event is open to everyone, so please get the word out to friends and family. Please contact Ron Pikor, FDD, PGK for details - firstname.lastname@example.org / (732) 674-1455.
Roses for Life Sales: The sales support the council's pro-life causes, including the Right to Life March/Bus Trip that takes place on Friday, January 24, 2020. Please look out for emails from Deacon Jim Rizos about the sales. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Deacon Jim at (973) 670-2535 or email@example.com.