Bishop Kucera Assembly #595 of the Knights of Columbus - Lincoln, Nebraska
About Bishop Louis Kucera
Born in Wheatland, Minnesota
Ordained - June 15th, 1915
Appointed fifth Bishop of Lincoln, Nebraska
on June 30th, 1930.
Served as the Bishop of Lincoln, Nebraska for 26 years until his death in 1957.
Welcome to the Bishop Kucera Fourth Degree Assembly #595 of the Knights of Columbus in Lincoln, NE.
The Fourth Degree, also known as the "Patriotic Degree", was established on February 22, 1900, on the principle of patriotism.
The Fourth Degree focuses the majority of their activities on the principle of love for and devotion to one's country.
This ritual adds patriotism to the three original principles of the Order: charity, unity and fraternity.
This is the highest ranking within our Order and our Sir Knights are the visible part of the Order.
In the public's view, when they see us in parades, they see "The Knights of Columbus".
When we attend wakes and funerals of our deceased brothers, they see "The Knights of Columbus".
In many parishes in which we serve, they see
"The Knights of Columbus".
We invite you to browse our website.
We hope you enjoy learning about the Bishop Kucera Assembly and the 4th Degree order.
The Bishop Kucera Assembly consists of the following Councils:
833 - Fitzgerald * 9563 - Cathedral * 4923 - St. Joseph * 7704 - Victor Vifquain * 10510 - St. Peters * 10913 - St. Michael
11001 - Blessed Sacrament * 11280 - Msgr. Maurice Helmann * 11312 - St. Isaac Jogues *11737 - Bishop Glenn P. Flavin
13015 - Our Lady of Good Counsel * 13576 - Father Peter A. Welling * * 15407 - St. Margaret Mary Alacoqe
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