Who are the Knights
The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic family fraternal service organization with over 1.6 million members. It provides members and their families with volunteer opportunities in service to the Catholic Church, their communities, families and young people
About our Council
The New Bern Council 3303 was founded in 1950 through the efforts of Joe Rachid. Council 3303 works closely with St. Paul Parish in New Bern, providing funds raised by council projects and support for a variety of parish activities including parish picnics and dinners.
As a member of the Knights of Columbus you and your family enjoy many benefits, including 12 free issues annually of the Columbia magazine, the world's largest Catholic family magazine, eligibility to join the Knights of Columbus top-ranked life insurance program, and many more family and personal benefits.
How to Join
Membership in the Knights of Columbus is open to practical Catholic men in union with the Holy See, who are at least 18 years old. A practical Catholic is one who lives up to the Commandments of God and the precepts of the Church. Application forms are available from any member of the Knights of Columbus.
The New Bern Council is located in New Bern at 1125 Pine Tree Drive, New Bern, NC. The Grand Knight for 2022-2023 is Randall Ramian
Business meetings are held at the Columbus Club Hall at 7:00 PM on the 1st Tuesday of each month.