Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: How can I join the Knights of Columbus?

A: Joining the Knights is easy. The only requirements are that you be 18-years-old and a practicing Catholic. Just fill out a form that can be given to you by any Knight. Once your application has been approved by Council 10567, you will go through the Exemplification of Charity, Unity and Fraternity and you can then start attending meetings and participating in Knights activities. For more information, you can send an e-mail to   

Q: How much does it cost to join the Knights of Columbus?

A: There is no cost associated with joining St. Patrick Knights of Columbus Council 10567. Any initiation fees required by the Supreme Council are paid for by Council 10567. Once a person becomes a Knight, dues are just $48 per year. Dues are not required for Knights 65-years-old or older, students or for persons in the military or clergy. Joining the Knights of Columbus is a bargain at any price.

Q: Is the Knights of Columbus a secret organization?
A: No. All Knights of Columbus activities, programs and our exemplification ceremonies are done in full view of the public.
Q: How often do the Knights meet?
A: Knights of Columbus Council 10567 meets on the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Charles L. Blanchard Knights of Columbus Room in the Father Raymond J. Murrin Family Life Center. Mass begins at 6 p.m. in the Chapel and food is served after Mass.