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The Knight of Columbus are Catholic men, 18 years of age and older, who are committed to making their community a better place, standing up for what is right and supporting their Church. As the largest Catholic men’s fraternal service organization in the world, with over 1.7 million members, we hold fast to our founding principals of CHARITY, UNITY, FRATERNALISM AND PATRIOTISM.

The Holy Faith Knights, Father John Patrick Council # 13207, support a variety of charitable works,   pro-life ministries, Catholic service and fellowship locally. The general meeting of Council #13207 meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 7:00pm at Holy Faith.

Time: 1 meeting a month for 2 hours and 1 social event every month, plus service projects.

Talent: Fun, Fellowship and Christian Service

Treasure: Yearly membership fee

For more information: Knights of Columbus Council 13207

A respectful ministry by parishioners who welcome back to the Church inactive Catholics who wish to reconnect with the Catholic community and participate again in the Eucharist.

Time: 2 hours per week for 8-10 weeks.

Talent: Loving and compassionate with a desire to greet and welcome returning Catholics.

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Parishioners who proclaim the Word of God in the Scriptures at Mass.

Time: Arrive 15 minutes before Mass with knowledge of readings for that day.

Talent: Desire to proclaim God’s Word and a clear public speaking voice.

Volunteers assist in the upkeep of our parish library. Catholic books, periodicals, and media items are available for borrowing.

Time: Volunteer 1 day a week and/or Sunday.
Library hours: Monday thru Friday, 10:00am to Noon; and Sundays after 8:00am, 9:30am and 11:15am Masses.

Talent: Responsible and organized.

Parishioners who prepare the Church’s worship space for the liturgical seasons by decoration and flower arrangements.

Time: Several hours monthly or in preparing for Advent, Christmas, Lent and East

Talent: A desire to enhance the beauty of the Church’s worship space and artistic skills.

A place on the Holy Faith property for outdoor prayer and meditation. In March of 2003, a memorial, donated by the Knights of Columbus Council #13207 at Holy Faith, was placed in the garden dedicated to all Unborn Children who are the victims of abortion. Persons seeking to pray for an end to abortion or to find healing for an abortion are encouraged to pray in this place dedicated to the Mother of God and the Mother of Life. Stewardship in the form of landscaping and beautification of the surrounding grounds are encouraged.

Time: 2 to 3 hours seasonally.
Talent: A passion for gardening combined with a devotion to our Blessed Mother.

A three-year comprehensive Diocesan program of study in Scripture, Tradition, Catholic beliefs, Sacraments and Moral Teaching. Participants are provided opportunities for theological and spiritual development, especially to assist in their ministries and Christian service; must be sponsored by the parish.

Time: 3 year commitment; meet 18 Saturdays (may involve travel to class site)

Talent: Willingness to learn and desire to serve in ministry.

Treasure: For cost of program call Diocesan Coordinator Erin McGeever at 904-262-3200, ext 118 or email: emcgeever@dosafl.com