Who Are the Knights?

The Knights of Columbus is the world’s largest Catholic family fraternal service organization with 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.

Membership Benefits 

As a member of the Knights of Columbus, you and your family enjoy many benefits, including free monthly issues of Columbia magazine, the world’s largest Catholic family magazine, eligibility to join the Knights of Columbus’s top-ranked life insurance program, and many more family and personal benefits.

How to Join 

Membership in the Knights of Columbus is open to practicing Catholic men who are at least 18 years old. A practicing Catholic is one who lives up to the Commandments of God and the precepts of the Church. Click here to get started. Contact our membership director if you’d like to learn more about the Council itself.


  • Free membership dues for the first year (Limited Time Offer)
  • Easy in-home on-demand admissions ceremony that takes less than one hour to complete.
  • No formal time demands, optional monthly meeting at the parish. Do as much or as little as your time permits.
  • Multiple opportunities to volunteer for parish, school, community and Catholic programs.

If you have any questions or want more information, contact Ron Meier, Membership Director, at (314) 409-1521 or via email at tsr.meier@gmail.com.

Our goal is to help men, their families and their parishes grow closer to Christ. Through our programs and resources, we provide opportunities to live and spread the Catholic faith.