Council 13049's float in the 2021 Rockland Christmas Parade of Lights.
The Theme: "Jesus Is The Reason For The Season. Keeping Christ In Christmas"

COATS FOR KIDS - Past Grand Knight Gaétan Gendron presents a cheque for $200 to staff from the Rockland Family Centre for the 2021 Snowsuit Fundraiser on Thursday December 2nd 2021.

FOOD FOR FAMILIES - Financial Secretary Steve Phillips presents a cheque for $100 on behalf of Council 13049, to the Rockland Help Centre to support the Food Bank serving Clarence-Rockland, on April 8th 2021.

FOOD FOR FAMILIES - Deputy Grand Knight Tim Halderson presents a cheque for $100 on behalf of Council 13049, to the Orleans-Cumberland Community Resource Centre to support their Food Bank program, on April 6th 2021.

Trustee Harold Rideout and Grand Knight Pat Callaghan helping at the Saint Faustina Outdoor Mass on Sunday March 14th 2021. During the pandemic Knights have been assisting with parking and collections during the drive-in masses.

COATS FOR KIDS - Deputy Grand Knight Tim Halderson presents a cheque for $220 to staff from the Rockland Family Centre at the Snowsuit Fundraiser Breakfast on Friday October 23rd 2020.

Knights from Council 13049 St Edith Stein, Rockland, with spouses and parishioners after saying a rosary in front of Ste Félicité Church in Clarence-Creek for the 100th Year Fatima Anniversary.

FOOD FOR FAMILIES - Past Grand Knight Patrick Callaghan receiving our first Food for Families plaque from District 66 Deputy Ben Ho (left) and current Grand Knight Charles Maheu (right).

Saint Faustina Church, Cumberland - Our current Parish

Our 2019 Charter Mass at Saint Faustina Church

FOOD FOR FAMILIES - On May 7th 2020 Grand Knight Pat Callaghan attended the Rockland Help Centre and presented Vice-President Nicole Gaul a cheque for $1000 from our Council.

Brother Knights working at the May 2019 Flea Market sponsored by the 1st Rockland Scouting Group to raise funds to support community causes.

Preparing a delicious breakfast for the 2019 Pancake Breakfast at Saint Faustina.

Our Council held a Mass to remember deceased members and their families in November 2019.

Recognizing the hard work by members of our Council. Here Brothers Jerome, Vince and Harold were recently awarded their Knight of the Month Certificates.

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Council Announcements

On Saturday November 20th, 18 brothers gathered for a friendly breakfast in Rockland. It was a great event, organized by Worthy Grand Knight Tim Halderson. Click Here for pictures.

2022 Dues Can Be Paid NOW!

Details are in the "Members Only - Announcements" section. For details Click Here

"Keep Christ in Christmas" Items Available

Once again this year our Council has "Keep Christ In Christmas" magnets, buttons and pins for sale. For availability and price list, Click Here

Free Online Membership

Explore the benefits of membership in the Knights of Columbus by taking advantage of a free Online Membership promotion. Now through December 31, 2021, enter Promo Code MCGIVNEY2020 for 12 months of free online membership. For more details go to

KnightCast Returns

KnightCast is a groundbreaking new video series from the Knights of Columbus with the aim of engaging today's Catholic men in a compelling conversation about the Catholic Faith and their own, personal growth as they lead their families in service to the Church. Featuring host Jonathan Reyes as well as guests and subject matter experts in each episode, KnightCast seeks to cover topics ranging from sports and marriage to evangelization and the Saints. New episodes premiere each month at

"Reunite Us Under One Roof" - Fundraiser

The family of a brother Knight from District 2 (in the Ottawa Valley) is in dire need due to a serious medical crisis. Please read the message from Ontario State Deputy Marcel Lemmen and consider a donation. Click Here

The Knights of Columbus Ontario Charities 50/50 Raffle Goes Digital

To purchase tickets, and support Council 13049 directly, please Click Here

Good Of The Order

The latest copies of the Lecturer’s "Good of the Order" are now in the News & Announcements under The Lecturer’s Corner. Click Here

2021 Soccer Challenge Held in Rockland

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New Video Added to Video Gallery

A video produced by Supreme has been added to the Video Gallery. " Service and Sacrifice: Remembering 9-11". Click Here.

2021 Virtual Supreme Convention

The 139th Supreme Convention happened on August 3rd and 4th.

Click Here for details.

Knight of the Year and Family of the Year Awards

Council 13049 recently recognized deserving members with awards for Knight of the Year, Family of the Year and 4 brothers for Knight of the Month.

Full details about these awards can be found on the Council Recognition page. Click Here.

Council 13049 Received 2 Awards at the

118th Annual Ontario State Convention

 Knights of Columbus Elects Next Supreme Knight

Patrick Kelly's tenure as the Order's 14th Supreme Knight will commence on March 1st. Click Here

Volunteer Service

We are proud to announce that in 2020, members of our Council performed 1,231 hours of volunteer service in our parish and our community.

Knight Of The Month Awards

Knight Of The Month honours were recently presented to three deserving brothers. Click Here

Knights of Columbus Week 2021 Proclaimed in Ottawa

Click Here to read the official proclamation.

Saint Faustina's Pandemic Mass Service Makes The News
CTV News Ottawa was out on Sunday January 17th to report on Drive-In Masses at Saint Faustina Parish. Our Grand Knight Pat Callaghan and many brother Knights are assisting Father Gerard every Sunday. To see the full video report Click Here
To read the Catholic Register article Click Here

All monthly meetings are currently being held virtually, via ZOOM.


Upcoming Council Events

About Our Council

Council Officers Planning Meeting Schedule

2nd Thursday of the month at 8:00 PM

Council Business Meeting Schedule

3rd Thursday of the month at 8:00 PM

Meetings Location

c/o Saint Faustina Parish
2571 Ottawa Regional Road 174
Cumberland, ON K4C 1E5 CA

Council Officers

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Family of the Year

The David Darwent Family

Brother David has been a Member of the Knights of Columbus and our council since 2003. Brother David joined another council for a period of time but returned to us in 2020. Brother David attained his 3rd Degree in 2004.
Brother David is married to Lady ...

Knight of the Year

Jerome Gagnier

Brother Jerome Gagnier has been a member of the Knights of Columbus for 43 years. He is an Honorary Member and earned his 3rd Degree in 1979. Brother Jerome has participated in many Knights activities and community events over the years. He is a respected...