UPDATED: KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS UNVEIL NEW INITIATION CEREMONY THAT WILL BE OPEN TO PUBLIC
Carl Anderson, Supreme Knight and chief executive officer of the Knights of Columbus, addresses attendees Aug. 6, 2019, at the 137th annual Knights convention in Minneapolis. The Knights have adopted a new initiation ceremony, combining the ceremonies for the first three degrees of the order, which are focused on the principles of charity, unity and fraternity, into a single ceremony. The ceremony will no longer be secret, opening it up to members’ families, friends and fellow parishioners. CNS photo/Tamino Petelinsek, courtesy of Knights of Columbus

UPDATED: KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS UNVEIL NEW INITIATION CEREMONY THAT WILL BE OPEN TO PUBLIC

After 142 years, the Knights of Columbus is pulling down a veil of secrecy that has surrounded its initiation ceremonies in an effort to better showcase the order’s core principles…

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