State Council Announcements

The Missouri State Council

Knights of Columbus Welcomes You!

We are Knights of JOY - Jesus Only You!

State Deputy Mike Grudzinski



Join the Knights for free until 2021 year end.  Click HERE and use the code McGivney 2020. Every Catholic man over the age of 18 should be a Knight!



2021 Athletic Activities...

These events are guaranteed to to put a smile on your face as we come together for fraternal sport & fellowship. >> 2021/22 Athletics Flyer <<
BBQ Contest - Barnwell #1263 - 30 thru 31 JUL - Perryville Picnic Grounds - Ken Wehmeyer: 573-846-6162
Horseshoes - Bp Timon #6405 - 20 thru 23 AUG - Jackson - Tim Beussink: 573-450-6466
Sporting Clays - OL of the Lake #6470 - 11 SEP - Ozark Complex, Walnut Shade - Ed Johnson: 417-337-0785

Teddy Bear Drive 2021 - TBD - Bob Hall: 573-380-7328


Cornhole Tourn - St Rose of Lima #1185 - 11 thru 13 FEB 2022 - DeSoto - Darren Politte: 314-973-2583

Ennis Hinkebein II, State Athletics Chairman - 

H: 573-243-3367
M: 573-450-4719



2021 Faith Programs - Pilgrimages...

Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Shrine, Perryville, Missouri - SUN 15 AUG:

Please join your brother knights, spouses and families for a pilgrimage to the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal located right here in Perryville on Sunday August 15th. We are so blessed as a State and as an Order to have this beautiful shrine here for all to enjoy. The Vincentians originated the shrine in 1918 and it is amazing.  Please click HERE to open the full color flyer with all the information you need to know.


Robert Vornberg, Diocesan Chairman, St Louis Archdiocese 

M: 314-941-0170



2021 Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) 'Drive It Home' Raffle...

Enter the Special Olympics Missouri Drive It Home Raffle for a chance to win a 2022 Acura MDS. But wait, there's more - If you enter early, you'll automatically be included in the Early Bird Drawing for a chance to win a 2021 Ford Bronco Sport or $25,000! This is SOMO's preeminent annual fundraiser, sponsored by the Missouri Automobile Dealers Association. Entering early matters - Don't miss out. Drive it Home Raffle Website


John Clarke, Special Olympics  

M: 417-880-4292



4th Degree Exemplifications...

The links below lead to the registration forms for the upcoming scheduled exemplifications. All 3rd Degree Knights should avail themselves of the 4th Degree:


10 AUG 2021 - 7p - Virtual Exemplification (Logon 6:30p)

Please Note: By request of the District Master, this virtual event is meant for brother knights outside of the STL region. Brother knights in the STL area should register and plan to attend the in-person event below.

11 SEP 2021 - In Person Exemplification - St Louis Airport Hilton

    + Class Honoree - Archbishop Mitchell Rozanski of St Louis


Robert Hawkins, IPSD, 4th Degree Master - 



Links of Interest...

JUL 2021 Newsletter

JUN 2021 Newsletter

MAY 2021 Newsletter

APR 2021 Mariner

APR 2021 Newsletter

Missouri Catholic Conference




2015-2016 International Respect Life Award presented to O'Fallon Council #2269 GK Michael Catalfano and current / past State Deputies.

Missouri State Council - Host of 2017 Supreme Convention

2015 State Soccer Challenge Championship

2015 Coats for Kids Drive at Lindenwood University

Coats for Kids Drive at Cardinal Glennon

Our Past State Deputies

Mass at 2016 State Convention

Marshall's leading in their Honor Guard

Past State Chaplain Fr. Gins

State Chaplain Fr. Paul Gins on an AWESOME ride!!

State Deputy Joe Rosenthal

New State Deputy Joe Rosenthal congratulated upon his election

Past State Deputy's Larry Pierce and Brad Grill solving the world's problems

State Deputy Elect Joe Rosenthal addresses the Banquet

State Deputy Keith Milson addresses the Banquet

Our welcome from the Capitol Plaza for the 2016 State Convention

State Council Activities Chairman Mike Tesmer, State Deputy Joe Rosenthal, and Past State Deputy Brad Grill clowning it up at the Outpace Poverty Walk

Clowning at work at the Outpace Poverty Walk in Kansas City

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