News & Announcements

2021 Dues are Now Due

Dues for 2021 are now Due.  An email notice was sent explaining how to pay your 2021 dues.  Dues are $50.00 and you can pay by check (made payable to St. John Bosco Council 12846) or PAYPAL.  Your dues allow our Council to continue to serve the charitable activities and needs of those less fortunate.  Thank you for your continued support!


Email Phil at with questions.  


Checks can be mailed to:

Philip Bettwy

8294 Deep Valley Court

Springfield, VA  22153

(7/3/2013) Members You Can Also Use PayPal for Your Dues

 Please Click Below to Pay With PayPal.  If using PayPal, send money to  Please submit $51.50 to cover PayPal expenses.  









For the second year, we will hold a special Mass for the intentions of the Brothers of our Council and their families.  Please leave Saturday, March 13th (5pm Mass) open on your calendar and join us to celebrate the Eucharist together.  If you have a special intention to add for that Mass, please send it to me and PGK Pat Franco ( so we can include it.  A short reception is planned immediately following the Mass.



Our Diocese is holding its annual men’s conference on Saturday, March 6th at Victory Christian Ministries International in Woodbridge.  The event costs $55 ($45 if you register before February 1st) and the Council will cover 50% of the cost of participation.  Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers and Dr. Edward Sri are the featured speakers.  Go to the Diocesan website for more information. 

2020 Knights of Columbus YEAR IN REVIEW

Supreme Council  put together a terrific video detailing all the that the Knights did in 2020.  I commend it to your viewing pleasure.  Go to and click on "2020 Year In Review".  It is AWESOME!  Show it to a friend and ask him to join in the fun.


SUPREME KNIGHT CHANGE – After 21 years as our Supreme Knight, Carl Anderson, has stepped down and Deputy Supreme Knight Patrick E. Kelly is elected to succeed him to become the 14th Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus, effective March 1st.  Please join me in praying for Brother Pat Kelly as he takes on the mantle of leadership of the order and for Supreme Knight Carl Anderson for a very happy retirement.