Arizona State Council Knights of Columbus - Fraternal Year 2018-2019
A Higher Purpose
Show public support for the right to life. Knights of Columbus councils are encouraged to participate in or sponsor local, state/province, regional or national Marches for Life. Councils that coordinate at least 50 participants or who organize a local March for Life will receive credit for this program.
The Knights of Columbus encourages others to choose life through public support of the pro-life cause. Knights can organize and participate in local/state/province/regional Marches for Life and/or organize participation of Knights/parishioners/students/etc., in bus trips to the national Marches in Washington, D.C., Ottawa, Mexico City, throughout the Philippines, or in other countries.
Featured Program Requirements
Councils are required to organize a minimum of 50 marchers to participate in a national, state, or local March for Life or councils must themselves organize a March for Life. Report activity using the March for Life Report Form (#10697).
Tucson March for Life Start Date: January 19, 2019 Time: 9:00am to 12:30 pm
St. Augustine Cathedral
192 South Stone Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701
Mass for the Unborn with Bishop Olmsted Start Date: January 20th, 2019 Time: 9:00am
Ss. Simon and Jude Cathedral
6351 N. 27th Avenue, Phoenix, 85017
Join us for the live broadcast of the Holy Mass celebrating Sanctity of Life Sunday with
Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted as celebrant and homilist. All pregnant women are invited
to receive the Blessing for a Child in the Womb at the end of Mass.
Millions of babies have a chance at life, thanks to ultrasound machines donated by Knights around the world, the 1000th of which was just dedicated in Virginia. As hundreds of thousands gather in Washington, D.C., to pay witness to the Culture of Life, check out this video on the impact of the Knights of Columbus Ultrasound program.
Karla Torres talks about how Knights of Columbus donated ultrasound machine helped her choose to have her child.