Knights of St Columba
The Knights of Saint Columba is a Catholic fraternal service organisation and the largest of its kind in Britain. Founded in Glasgow in 1919, it is named in honour of Saint Columba, a Christian missionary from Ireland who helped to introduce Christianity to people in Northern Britain. We are dedicated to the principles of Charity, Unity and Fraternity and have more than 4,000 members in over 300 Councils across England, Scotland and Wales. Membership is limited to practising Catholic men aged 16 or older. We exist to support the mission and doctrine of the Catholic Church and at the same time to work for the "spiritual and material good of its members and their families". We are a founder member of the International Alliance of Catholic Knights. (I.A.C.K.) and follow the social teachings of the Catholic Church and work for the moral and social welfare of our communities and in particular to help the development of young people.
Knights of St Columba meet in our Parish on the 2nd Monday of the month at 7.30pm in the Conference Room by St Dunstan's Church. For further information, please contact: James Northey on 07908 457 722 or email