Iowa Knights of Columbus District 48

Knights of Columbus, District 48 Iowa. The Knights of Columbus is the world's largest Catholic fraternal service organization. KofC District 48 includes the following Councils:

1228 (General Sheridan) Holy Spirit Church, Creston Iowa

4151 (Sacred Heart) Sacred Heart Church, Chariton Iowa

8702 (St.

02/15/2017

Take Action – Coalition of Pro-Life Leaders

#prolife #shesababy
I wanted to try and keep everyone up to date on what is going on in the Capitol here in Iowa.

SF2 - reallocation of State funds for family planning from the abortion industry: This bill has passed the Senate and is now in the hands of the House. We have moved it past sub-committee and are waiting for a full committee date. Please contact you Representative and ask them to move this forward and support the bill
SF52 - Sale of fetal Body parts: This has passed senate sub-committee and is waiting for a committee date
SF253 / HF297 Life at conception- This bill was introduced by both the House and Senate on Valentines day. We need everyone to contact both your Representatives and Senators and ask them to support these bills
To get action updates on these bills sign up at:

http://iowaprolifeleaders.com/take-action/

In the Senate

SF2 – State family planning – defunding abortion

https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislation/BillBook?ga=87&ba=SF%202



SF52 – Fetal body parts

https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislation/BillBook?ga=87&ba=SF%2052



SF54-Crimial and vital statistics (death of fetus)

https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislation/BillBook?ga=87&ba=SF%2054



SF253 – Life at conception

https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislation/BillBook?ga=87&ba=sf253





In the House



HF297 – Life at conception

https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislation/BillBook?ga=87&ba=HF%20297



HF298 – Late Term abortion

https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislation/BillBook?ga=87&ba=HF%20298



HF299 – End of Life

https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislation/BillBook?ga=87&ba=HF%20299

iowaprolifeleaders.com

[01/23/17]   #shesababy #prolife
Fort Madison marches for Right to Life
http://www.dailydem.com/new

[01/15/17]   Important Information!!
The District 48 and 49 joint meeting is cancelled today (Sunday January 15th) due to weather. Please pass the information to other council members

catholicnews.com 11/23/2016

Cardinal Dolan urges stronger effort to stop physician-assisted su***de

#kofc #catholicnews
Cardinal Dolan urges stronger effort to stop physician-assisted su***de
The chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on Pro-Life Activities has called for increased efforts and "renewed vigor" to stop legalized physician-assisted su***de
http://bit.ly/2fn4LQ4

catholicnews.com Cardinal Dolan urges stronger effort to stop physician-assisted su***de

cnn.com 11/23/2016

Pope extends power to forgive abortion

#pope #kofc
Pope Francis extends Catholic priests' power to forgive abortion
http://www.cnn.com/2016/11/21/europe/pope-francis-absolve-abortion/

cnn.com Pope Francis has extended indefinitely the power of Catholic priests to forgive abortions, making the announcement in an apostolic letter released Monday.

kofc.org 11/13/2016

Conscience and the Right to Life

#KofC
Our Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson talks about CONSCIENCE AND THE RIGHT TO LIFE
http://bit.ly/2f6MNBP

kofc.org RECENTLY, Pope Francis was asked to counsel Catholics in America on how to approach this year’s election. “During political campaigns, I never say a word,” he replied. “I would only say, study the proposals well, pray and choose with your conscience.”

www.foxnews.com 09/04/2016

Mother Teresa declared a saint by Catholic Church | Fox News

#kofc #catholic
A great day!
http://www.foxnews.com/world/2016/09/04/thousands-gather-for-canonization-mother-teresa.html

www.foxnews.com Pope Francis declared Mother Teresa a saint on Sunday, honoring the tiny nun who cared for the world's most destitute and holding her up as a model for a Catholic Church that goes to the peripheries to find poor, wounded souls.

dailysignal.com 08/04/2016

How Lawmakers Can Protect Rights of Pro-Life Medical Professionals

#KofC #knowledge
What Lawmakers Can Do to Protect Rights of Pro-Life Medical Professionals
http://bit.ly/2axAiA1

dailysignal.com No one should be forced to take part in an action that they believe is morally wrong

washingtontimes.com 08/03/2016

Bruce Rauner, Illinois governor, signs bill forcing promotion of abortion

#kofc #GOP
The Republican governor of Illinois signed a bill into law forcing medical professionals and pregnancy centers to promote abortion, regardless of their religious or moral convictions.
http://bit.ly/2ax805S

washingtontimes.com The Republican governor of Illinois signed a bill into law forcing medical professionals and pregnancy centers to promote abortion, regardless of their religious or moral convictions.

nzcatholic.org.nz 08/03/2016

Pro-life ad stirs hornet’s nest | NZ Catholic Newspaper

#prolife #socialmedia
This is the type of advertising / social media that makes them think!
http://bit.ly/2aBUsGr

nzcatholic.org.nz A pro-life advertisement in a Wellington magazine sparked a furious reaction on social media, but Voice for Life says its ad also received much positive feedback.

christianitydaily.com 07/27/2016

Most Americans Favor Abortion Regulations to Protect Women's Health, Poll Shows

#prolife #KofC
Most Americans Favor Abortion Regulations to Protect Women's Health, Poll Shows http://bit.ly/2aL3WQ0

christianitydaily.com A new survey shows that about 78 percent of all Americans are in favor of regulating abortion clinics to have same safety standards as other outpatient surgical centers. Half of the Americans (51 percent) were pro-choice, as many as 74 percent of pro-choice Americans believe the same.

nyti.ms 07/27/2016

Attack on Church in France Kills Priest, and ISIS Is Blamed

#kofc #catholic
Why is this not getting more news coverage?
ISIS Says Its ‘Soldiers’ Attacked Church in France, Killing Priest http://nyti.ms/2aqUyUg

nyti.ms President François Hollande said that the Islamic State was behind the assault, the latest in a series that has left Europe stunned, fearful and angry.

foxnews.com 07/08/2016

At least 5 Dallas police officers killed, 6 more wounded in protest shooting; Obama calls attack...

#prayfordallas #bluelivesmatter #koc
A horrible loss of life! Our thoughts and prayers go out to the officers and the families of those killed and injured protecting those peacefully protesting
http://fxn.ws/29BDETQ

foxnews.com Five Dallas police officers were killed and at least six more injured in a coordinated sniper attack during an anti-police brutality protest Thursday, an explosion of violence that President Obama declared a “vicious, calculated and despicable attack on law enforcement.”

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107 W Howard St
Afton, IA
50830
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United Faith Parish United Faith Parish
102 S Douglas St
Afton, 50830

The United Faith Parish is made up of Afton, Arispe, Jerusalem and Lorimor United Methodist churches Pastors: Jim & Mary Morris - telephone 641-782-2715