Members of the Alabama Knights of Columbus from across the
state gathered on April 26th, 27th, and 28th
in Birmingham to share fellowship, elect officers, and celebrate Divine Mercy
Sunday at the Hilton Birmingham at UAB hotel and conference center at their 116th
annual state convention.
With nearly 2 million members, the Knights of Columbus are the world’s largest lay-Catholic family fraternal benefits society. Founded in 1882 by Fr. Michael J. McGivney, the men of the Knights of Columbus are dedicated to their principles of Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism. In 2017 alone, the Knights of Columbus worldwide provided charitable work with an unprecedented $185.6 million in donations and 75.6 million hours of service provided worldwide.
The group gathered Friday f...