StateDeputy“The Knights of Columbus Supreme Council is aggressively instituting changes, recruitment tools, council training modules, and the “Faith in Action” program. They see the need to reach out differently to attract young members.”2019 2020 State Emblem 200x200

Greetings and welcome to the New Hampshire State Council website of the Knights of Columbus!!!

The New Hampshire State Council is growing! With 17 districts, comprising of 74 councils with over 7,000 members we continue to reach out to support our clergy, parishes, families, & communities. We are actively seeking Catholic men to join us in these opportunities. You are encouraged to review the information available on this website to learn more about what we do. The basic principles of our Order are Charity, Unity, Fraternity, and Patriotism.

My hope is in your review of this site you will appreciate the many services and charitable programs available throughout our State Council and that you avail yourself of the opportunity to join us in our fraternal activities.

So, on behalf of my Brother Knights and their wives throughout New Hampshire, I bid you a hearty welcome!!!

Please click on e-Membership above for more information about how you can join us today!


Joseph J Kowalik III
New Hampshire State Deputy

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GraniteStateThe New Hampshire State Council Knights of Columbus each year seeks out an outstanding citizen of our state who through his/her life and work exemplifies and magnifies the great virtues of leadership, charity, and humanitarianism.


In accordance with the Laws of the Order, the State is responsible for all Council, District, or State Council ceremonials conducted within his jurisdiction (State, Province, or Territory).

EmbryoMark your calendars: The Lenten Forty Days for Life campaigns begin Ash Wednesday in Manchester, Concord, and Greenland.   Please come and give prayerful witness at one of the abortion mills. Your presence can change hearts. Your presence can save a life!

3rdDegreeEmblemExemplification of Charity, Unity, and Fraternity of our Order

Council Number ---- 2048

Council Name/Parish------Fr. McDonald/St. Mary & Our Lady of the Holy Rosary

Degree Location: ----- 250 Columbus Ave., Rochester NH 03867

Degree Date:   03-21-2020

NHCouncilGranite Award Banquet at the Holiday Inn in Concord, NH
March 28, 2020

This fraternal year’s Granite Award Banquet will be held at the Holiday Inn Concord,
172 North Main Street, Concord NH 03301, tel.: 603-224-9534 on March 28, 2020.

FreeThrowMsgr. Joseph M. Donahue Council 12988 will be hosting the 2020 New Hampshire State Free Throw Championship on Saturday, March 14, 2020 beginning at 12:00 PM.  The event will take place in the Activity Center located at St. Elizabeth Seton Parish, 190 Meetinghouse Road, Bedford, NH.

Important State Events

Upcoming Events
Wed Feb 26 @12:00AM
Ash Wednesday
Tue Mar 03 @ 6:00PM -
1st Degree - Rochester
Sat Mar 07 @ 9:00AM - 12:00PM
E-Board Meeting
Fri Mar 13 @ 7:30AM -
1st Degree - Hudson
Fri Mar 13 @ 7:30AM -
1st Degree - Manchester
Sat Mar 14 @ 1:00PM -
State Basketball Free Throw
Mon Mar 16 @ 7:00PM -
1st Degree - Bedford
Sat Mar 21 @ 1:00AM -
2nd & 3rd Degree - Rochester
Sun Mar 22 @12:00AM
Pro Life Seminar - Cathedral Manchester
Sat Mar 28 @ 5:30PM -
Granite Award Banquet
Sat Apr 04 @ 9:00AM - 12:00PM
E-Board Meeting
Sun Apr 05 @12:00AM
Palm Sunday
Tue Apr 07 @ 6:00PM -
1st Degree - Rochester
Thu Apr 09 @12:00AM
Holy Thursday
Sun Apr 12 @12:00AM
Good Friday
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