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					 Father Louis A. Rowen
 Council #3670
 http://www.avenue.org/kofc3670         October    2010

Grand Knight Report                                       OFFICERS
        The picnics held at Holy Comforter and the
                                                          Grand Knight – Bob Marinchick – 823-4068
Church of the Incarnation were extremely successful
as far as we Knights are concerned. However, no           Deputy G. K. - Tom O’Rourke – 244-2852
Brothers from Incarnation volunteered to help out at      CHANCELLOR – Joe Ciaccio – 296-2797
the Holy Comforter picnic. We should address this
issue going forward.                                      RECORDER – John Chiumento – 975-6474

        Our pledged Rosary count is stuck on 55. We       TREASURER – David Gamache, Sr. - 980-2937
need 43 more a week to reach our goal of 98 per           FINANCIAL SECRETARY – Kelton Flinn - 296-6224
week as suggested by the State Deputy.
        Attractions booklets are available for sale at    ADVOCATE – Jack Andrews – 977-0429
$25.00 each. We get to keep $10.00 for each book          Lecturer - Bill Phillips – 973-6726
sold. So, let’s start selling them.
                                                          WARDEN – Jim Morrisard – 973-6570
        We also have Christmas Cards to sell. I
would like to get more (at least another $100.00          INSIDE GUARD – Phil Carr - 297-3084
worth). We make about $2.00 a box. We really need         Outside Guard – Mark Sissons – 973-1288
a coordinator. Please volunteer to help out selling
both the Attractions books and the Christmas cards.       TRUSTEE ONE YEAR – Dennis Koziol - 973-7806
        The Pregnancy center will hold its fund raiser    TRUSTEE TWO YEARS – Joe Murray – 971-2737
on Nov. 5th & 6th. We are sponsoring a table on Nov.
6th. We need four more couples. My wife Mary Ann          TRUSTEE THREE YEARS – John Kost – 293-7864
and I will be the table hosts.                            District Deputy – Robert Maher – 589-1170
        Deputy Grand Knight, Tom O’Rourke will
chair the meeting in October since I will be out of the
country. Please give Tom your utmost cooperation.         Any Knight who is sick or in need of
Thanks.                                                   transportation to a doctor or to get
                                                          medication, please contact Brother Joe Murray
Bob – Grand Knight                                        at 971-2737.
THE HOLY FATHER’S INTENTIONS FOR                          Insurance Agent – Mat Dellorso
SEPTEMBER.                                                Phone: (804) 972-4848
                                                          Fax:    (804) 377-9111
General:                                                  E-mail: matthew.dellorso@kofc.org
       That Catholic Universities may more and
more be places where, in the light of the Gospel, it is
                                                          LITURGICAL CALENDAR                   NOTES:
possible to experience the harmonious unity existing
between faith and reason.
Mission:                                                  Oct. 4th – St. Francis of Assisi
       That the World Mission Day may afford an           Oct. 7th – Our Lady of the Rosary
occasion for understanding that the task of               Oct. 11Th – Columbus Day
proclaiming Christ is an absolutely necessary service     Oct. 18th – St. Luke
to which the Church is called for the benefit of
                                                          Oct.20th – St. Paul of the Cross
humanity.
                                                          Oct. 28th – Feast of St. Jude


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                                                                                     KNIGHT OF THE MONTH:
PLEASE NOTE!
The Newsletter will be published monthly, at least one week prior to the
Business meeting. It will contain notes of the previous meeting plus any
other topic of interest to the Brothers. If you have an item you want                 FAMILY OF THE MONTH
included in the newsletter, please e-mail it to the editor at
r_marincic@comcast.net at least two weeks prior to the Business meeting.




 Membership – Dave Gamache
 Remember, we have an ongoing membership drive. Have you asked two new people to join our
 council? As you recruit new members, please remember to print your name clearly on the Form 100 so
 we have a contact should we be unable to reach the candidate. Also, please date the form. Thanks.
 Recently, we have had two Form 100’s filled out; one by Fr. Edwin Montanez, Parochial Vicar of the Church
 of the Incarnation, and Taylor Hathaway.

 Web Site/Newsletter
        Most of you should be reading this on our web site. If you have any suggestions concerning the
 format or content, please e-mail the Editor at r_marincic@comcast.net.

 Deputy Grand Knight Report – Tom O’Rourke
         The Holy Comforter picnic held on August 29th was a great success, due in part to the participation
 of Brother Knights, (familiar in their famous red shirts), at the refreshment stand. Those present included
 Kelton Flinn, Charlie Ciaccio, Al Bracuti, Ed Mickiewicz, Joe Ciaccio, and Joe Murray, whose truck proved
 to be the work horse of the picnic. It was used to do all the hauling including the beer, wine, glasses, tables,
 ice, etc. Jim Morrisard documented the event with his fine photography which was displayed in the
 common areas of the Church. A great time was had by all (about 130 people).
         We were able to help out the American Legion support the Downtown Pavilion on two separate oc-
 casions this month, and our council should get the money that we earned. We do have an opportunity to
 work more of these events, but should request them when we are approached to work the Friday After Five
 events. We need someone to coordinate and volunteer to accept these positions on a last minute call. Next
 month I will ask the Director for a list of events that they will propose next year.

 Chancellor’s Report – Joe Ciaccio
         I contacted the Director of Vocations and his Secretary in Richmond, who suggests that we sponsor
 Mr. Gino Rossi who is in his Pastoral year internship at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Virginia Beach. His
 picture and bio are on the diocese web site. Since the council has approved this candidate, we will get the
 check, along with a letter of recognition, off to Mr. Rossi as soon as possible.

 Financial Secretary Report – Kelton Flinn
       We received $25.00 for dues, $235.00 for Fridays After Five and $55.00 reimbursement from Holy
 Comforter, for a total of $315.00.

 Treasurer’s Report – Dave Gamache
         The balance in our checking account as of 08/31/2010 is $1,905.83.

 District Deputy’s Report
         No report this month.




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Report of the Fourth Degree – John Kost
The next meeting of the Father Cunningham Assembly will be September 25 (Saturday)(1:30 PM) – New
Member Picnic and Meeting, St Jude, Mineral.
The next Exemplification of the Fourth Degree will be on October 22nd, 2010 at the Koger Center in
Richmond. Further information will be forthcoming.

Reminders
     Each month, the Council sends anniversary cards to each Brother Knight and their Spouse who have
a wedding anniversary. If you are not currently receiving a card, please send your name, your wife's name
and the month and the day of your anniversary to Jim Morrisard at morrisard@embarqmail.com or call 434-
973-6570. You can also give the information to Jim at a meeting.

     THE OCTOBER MEETING IS SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY OCTOBER 18, 2010.
PLACE : THE STONE CHAPEL AT CHURCH OF THE INCARNATION. ROSARY AT 7:15,
FOLLOWED BY THE BUSINESS MEETING AT 7:30 PM. PLAN TO ATTEND AND BRING
A BROTHER KNIGHT.

      NOTE THE ANNUAL MEMORIAL MASS FOR THE DECEASED BROTHERS OF FATHER
LOUIS A. ROWEN COUNCIL 3670 IS SCHEDULED FOR 9:00 AM SATURDAY
NOVEMBER 20, 2010, AT HOLY COMFORTER. PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD.

Good Of The Order
Please pray for:
        Harmony Rodart, Christian Hines, Carole Harris, Barbara Isak, Sylvia Murray, Rose Mary Firer, Bob
Neitz’s Mother, Judy Howell, Jo Clover, Colette Hall, Ellis Flinn, Bob Fehse, Mr. Gino Rossi and Joe Mur-
ray.


Meetings
•   The next business meeting is October 18th, Rosary at 7:15PM, Meeting at 7:30.
•   A Second Degree will be held at St. Isidore’s on October 14th. Council 3670 “cooks”.
•   The next Exemplification of the Fourth Degree will be on October 22, 2010 at the Koger Center in
    Richmond.


Church of the Incarnation Picnic
        The Incarnation picnic went extremely well. Joe Murray, Tom O’Rourke and Ernie Sardi manned the
membership table garnering three candidates. John Kost, Phil Carr, Jerry Bambrick and Bob Marinchick
worked in the kitchen with Bill Phillips doing the grilling. Carmella Sardi and Mary Ann Marinchick, along
with other Incarnation folk did the serving. We had many positive comments from those present, and those
in charge.


BY-LAWS
       The By-Law revisions are attached to this newsletter. I tried to indicate the changes that were made
so the Brothers could vote on them. Remember, 2/3 of the quorum is required for passing the changes. A
quorum consists of 12 Brothers that belong to our council, in which case you need eight for passage.


Football Tickets
       We have sold all of our Football Frenzy tickets, for $100.00 profit. For those who bought them, start
checking results on October 31st. You could be in the money!

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Rosary Pledges
       In order to reach the goal of reciting One Million Rosaries during the coming year, the State Deputy
has asked each council to pledge at least two Rosaries per week by each member of the council. However,
he did adjust the recommended pledges by the size of the council. Our council, 3670, was asked to pledge
98 Rosaries per week. This assumes that only 49 of our 109 members will participate. So far, I have a
pledge of 53 Rosaries by our membership. This leaves us about 45 Rosaries short. I’m asking all the
members who have not pledged any Rosaries yet to make a pledge. I would like to report our total to the
State on a monthly basis. So please, let me know what you will pledge so I can post our total in a timely
manner.
       Thanks, Bob Marinchick – Grand Knight – r_marincic@comcast.net

Duties of Officers
        The District Deputy recommended the Editor of the newsletter include a job description for each
position on a monthly basis to inform new members of the tasks officers are required to carry out. This will
give them a good idea of the positions that they may want to consider. This month’s Officer description is:

Recorder:
       The Recorder shall keep records of the transactions executed at all regular and special meeting of
the council upon books approved by the Board of Directors and furnished by Supreme.


“Consider Your Call” Dates Set.
         Consider Your Call is a set of regional events centered around a lunch or dinner hosted by the
Virginia Knights of Columbus in conjunction with the Vocations Offices of the Diocese of Arlington and the
Diocese of Richmond. These events for men (and subsequent, separate events for women) are for those
ages 16-35 who are interested in learning more about how they can better discover and respond to their
vocation in life. The following dates and locations are finalized for the Arlington Diocese: November 6th, All
Saints Church, Manassas, Host Council - George Brent #5332; November 20th, St. Johns Church,
Warrenton, Host Council - Father Vegar #5561; December 4th, St. Mary’s Church, Fredericksburg, Host
council - Fredericksburg #4034 + District 11 councils. Click on 'Your Call' of the home page of vakofc.org to
register.


Fraternal Benefits Pay Off.
          Question: Who has a product that guarantees a MINIMUM interest rate of 3% on your savings or
retirement money? If your account balance is $10,000 or more, this same product would pay 3.25%. I know
it's a trick question. The Knights of Columbus offers this product!! Take advantage of these great rates
while they last. They could change the minimum interest on NEW contracts at any time, so act fast!!
Contact your KofC Insurance Agent. (Listed on the First Page)




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                                         BY – LAWS

                                      ARTICLE I
        Section 1. This Council shall be known as Father Louis
        A. Rowen Council, No 3670, Knights of Columbus

        Section 2. The initiation fee shall be $10.00 and for Priests  This said NIL for all, however,
        and religious it shall be Nil.                                 it just may not have been published

        Section 3. Each member shall pay annual dues , the same
        to be payable quarterly in advance at the first regular
        meetings in January , April, July and October. The
        annual dues of members shall be $25.00, excepting
        insured members under 26 years of age whose dues shall
        be one-half of that sum, honorary members who shall pay
        $10.00, and honorary life members who shall pay nothing.         Was $9.00
        except as above stated, the dues of associate and insur-
        ance members shall be the same.

        Section 4. The officers shall receive annual compensation,
        payable in quarterly installments at the end of each
        quarter, as follows: Financial Secretary: From the council
        an amount equal to ten per cent of the moneys collected
        on account of dues from both insurance and associate
        members, payable in quarterly installments at the end
        of each quarter.



                           ARTICLE II – Elections

        Section 1. The annual election of officers shall take
        place at a regular meeting held between May 15 and
        including June 15. (Not less than two months before the
        annual election the Grand Knight shall appoint a Nomi-
        nating Committee of three who shall prepare a slate of
        candidates for the elective council offices. This slate shall
        be presented to the council not later than the regular
        business meeting preceding the meeting at which
        annual elections are to take place. Other nominations
        may be made from the floor and nominations may not be
        closed until the election meeting has convened and the
        members are ready to ballot.)




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        Section 2. The election of officers shall be by ballot. A
        majority of all the votes cast shall be necessary to elect.
        except that where several of equal degree are to be
        chosen, a majority shall not be necessary, but all shall be
        voted for on one ballot and no ballot containing names of
        more or less candidates than there are such offices to be
        voted for shall be counted, and those receiving the
        highest number of votes shall be declared elected in the
        order of the number of votes received.

        When only one candidate is proposed for a particular office New Paragraph
        And no further nominations have been made from the floor,  May have been inadvertently
        The presiding Grand Knight shall declare the individual      omitted
        Elected by acclamation.


        Section 3. The Grand Knight shall appoint two members
        to act as tellers. After all who are entitled to do so have
        voted, the ballot shall be declared closed and the Tellers
        shall then proceed to count the votes in full view of the
        Council. One of the Tellers shall examine each ballot
        singly and pass the same to his associate, who shall read
        aloud the name or names written or printed on all legal
        ballots. The Recorder shall tally the same and the result
        thereof shall be announced by the presiding officer.

        Section 4. Each officer elected must qualify and fill the
        office to which he is chosen, with or without installation,
        at the first regular meeting in the month of July succeeding
        his election, unless excused by a vote of the Council, and
        must present himself for installation at the time specified
        in the notice issued by or through the State Deputy
        or District Deputy, unless excused by such officer.
        Otherwise such office shall be considered vacant.

        Section 5. Vacancies in elective offices shall be filled, after
        notice to members, by election at the regular business
        meeting next succeeding the regular meeting at which
        the vacancy was created.

                           ARTICLE III -- Officers

        Section 1. Only members who are in good standing and
        who have been initiated in the first three Degrees of the
        Order shall be eligible to hold office in this Council. No
        member shall hold more than one office at the same time.




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        Section 2. The elective officers shall be as follows: Grand
        Knight, Deputy Grand Knight, Chancellor, Recorder,
        Treasurer, Advocate, Warden, Inside Guard, Outside
        Guard ( two Outside Guards may be elected) and Board of
        Trustees.

        Section 3. The appointive officers shall be as follows:
        Financial Secretary, Lecturer, and Chaplain.
        The Financial Secretary shall be appointed by the
        Supreme Knight.

        The Chaplain shall be selected by the Grand Knight,
        Deputy Grand Knight and Board of Trustees in accordance
        with any rules established by the Bishop of the
        Diocese. The Grand Knight shall select the Lecturer.  Organist was dropped from the list.


        Section 4. At the last regular business meeting in June of
        each year the Council shall determine the amount of the
        bond to be given by the Treasurer and Financial
        Secretary in addition to the bond furnished by the
        Supreme Council. The Treasurer and Financial
        Secretary shall not take office or be installed or receive
        and money or property of the Council until they have
        furnished such bond and the same has been approved by
        the Board of Trustees and should agree with the Supreme Council.
        The premium on said bond shall be paid by the Council.

        Section 5. The Council Officers shall perform the duties
        required of them by the Laws and Rules of the Order and
        these By-Laws and such other duties as the Council may
        direct.

        Section 6. Except when notice of applications shall be
        published as provided by Section 110 of the Laws and
        Rules, it shall be the duty of the Grand Knight, as early as
        practicable before each regular meeting, to file with the
        Recorder a list of candidates to be balloted upon at such
        meeting.

        Section 7. At the end of each semi-annual period the Board
        of Trustees shall meet and audit the several books of this
        Council and shall in each January and July make a full
        report of their findings, including the receipts and dis-
        bursements of the moneys of this Council for the previous
        semi-annual period, the balance on hand to the credit of
        each of the various funds at the end of each semi-annual
        period, and the assets and liabilities of this Council. The
        Grand Knight shall issue the call for such meeting of the
        Board of Trustees.



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        Section 8. Where a member ipso facto forfeits his membership
        the Grand Knight and Financial Secretary shall immediately
        notify the Supreme Secretary of such forfeiture and
        shall immediately send notice in writing to the member,
        including the date and the reason therefor. In those cases
        relating to ipso facto forfeiture for failure to pay council
        dues, such notice shall not be sent to the Supreme Secretary
        or the member until an officer or a member of the
        Conservation Committee shall contact the member and
        endeavor to have him retain his membership.

        Section 9. The Recorder shall file all reports in a filing
        Book to be provided for that purpose and the same shall
        be preserved as a part of the records of this Council.



                          ARTICLE IV -- Meetings

        Section 1. Regular meetings of the Council shall be    I think this was changed
        held on the first and third Monday each month. The     but not published.
        second meeting each month shall be a regular business
        meeting. All meeting shall commence at 7:30 P.M.  Was 8:00PM
        Twelve members shall constitute a quorum at business
        meetings.

        Section 2. All meetings of the Council shall be presided
        over by the Grand Knight, who will ascertain from the
        Warden if all present are possessed of the current membership
        card.

        Section 3. The order of business and procedure at regular
        business meetings of this Council shall conform to
        Section 125 of the Laws of the Order. ( See inside back
        cover. )

        Section 4. Special business meetings shall be convened as
        follows: By vote of the Council at a preceding regular
        business meeting; by direction of the Grand Knight; by
        the Grand Knight upon the written request of seven
        members, which request shall state the object of the
        meeting. Due notice of special business meetings and
        their purpose shall be given to each member in the usual
        way and no other business shall be transacted at any such
        meeting.




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        Section 5. The following shall be the order business and
        procedure at special business meetings:

       1. Call to Order.
       2. Warden’s Report on membership card.
       3. Prayer.
       4. Roll call of officers.
      *5. Opening Ode.
       6. Special order of business.
       7. Prayer.
      *8. Closing Ode.


        Section 6. It shall be the duty of all officers to attend each
        meeting of the Council. In case of inability of any officer
        to attend a meeting, due notice shall be given to the
        Grand Knight and arrangements made to have all necessary
        books and papers in the possession of such officer at
        the meeting. If a Chair Officer is absent from a meeting
        the presiding officer shall designate a member to act for
        him. If an elected officer, without reasonable excuse
        approved by the Grand Knight, is absent from three
        consecutive regular business meetings, the Grand
        Knight may report the fact to the District Deputy for
        such action under Section 92(b) of the Laws of the Order
        as the District Deputy deems appropriate.

        Section 7. In the absence or inability of the Grand Knight
        the Deputy Grand Knight shall preside and he shall
        execute all of the duties of the Grand Knight. In the
        absence of the Grand Knight and Deputy Grand Knight
        the duty of presiding shall devolve on the other officers of
        the Council in order in which they are named in
        Section 126 of the Laws of the Order.

        Section 8. If any meeting shall fall on a legal holiday said
        meeting shall be held the following day unless the Council,
        by vote at a previous business meeting, annuls such
        meeting or fixes a different date for such meeting within
        the month for which it is scheduled.




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                          ARTICLE V -- Balloting for Candidates

        Section 1. The Grand Knight and Deputy Grand
        Knight shall privately inspect the ballot box, both before
        and after the ballot, and the former shall announce the
        results. Balloting of candidates shall be in charge of the
        Warden who shall distribute ballots to all members
        present. He shall place the ballot box on the salutation
        table and take his place six feet therefrom. He shall then
        request that all officers vote and after they have voted, he
        shall request the members vote. They shall advance in
        single file and deposit their ballots, but no member shall
        pass the Warder until the member preceding him has
        voted. After all who desire to do so have voted, the
        Warden shall exhibit the ballot box to the Grand Knight
        and Deputy Grand knight and they shall count the votes.
        If the number of negative ballots cast does not exceed
        one-half of the members present, the applicant shall be
        declared elected, otherwise rejected. The exact number
        of negative ballots shall not be stated. If more than one
        candidate is to be balloted for at a meeting, the Grand
        Knight may announce that the first ballot shall be a
        general one upon all the candidates, and that if not more
        than one-half of those present shall cast negative ballots
        upon such general ballot no other ballots shall be taken.
        If such announcement is made, and not more that one-half
        negative ballots are cast upon said general ballot, all
        candidates so balloted for shall be declared elected. If
        more than one-half negative ballots are cast upon said
        general ballot, then an individual ballot shall be taken on
        each candidate.



                          ARTICLE VI -- Committees

        Section 1. In addition to the Committees provided for
        in the Laws and Rules of the Order, the following Service
        Program Directors shall be appointed:

         (a) Program Director whose goal will be the direct
         involvement and personal commitment of the council
         and membership in a program that will establish the
         Knights of Columbus as truly a Catholic, family, fraternal,
         service organization.

         (b) Membership Director to have supervision of a
         comprehensive program of recruitment and retention
         for his council.




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         (c) Director of Council Activities who will be concerned
         with the promotion of brotherhood through
         athletic, cultural and social programs. Additionally, he
         will be responsible for the development of public
         relations in the council.


         Section 2. Except as herein provided, all Committees shall
         be appointed by the Grand Knight and the first person
         named on the committee shall act as Chairman.
         Standing Committees shall serve for the current fiscal
         year or until their successors have been appointed. A
         majority of the Committee shall constitute a quorum for
         the transaction of business.



                          ARTICLE VII -- Funds

         Section 1. All moneys obtained from any source, by or
         through and person or persons, acting for or in the name
         of the Council or under its direction or authority, shall be
         considered Council Funds and shall be forthwith
         delivered to the Financial Secretary, who shall give his
          official receipt therefor and who shall report at each
         meeting the amounts so received and from what source
         and shall deliver the same to the Council Treasurer and
         take his receipt therefor.

         Section 2. The Treasurer shall deposit all moneys received
         from the Financial Secretary in a bank to the credit of
         the Council. Disbursements from this fund shall be made
         only by check signed by the Grand Knight and
         Treasurer. The depository bank shall be furnished with
         a copy of this section.
         The Deputy Grand Knight shall have the authority to sign  New
         Council drafts only in the event of the Grand Knight’s
         Absence.


         Section 3. No money in excess of $500.00 shall be paid or  Previously showed $200.00
         transferred from the Treasury of this Council, (except
         such moneys as the Council is called upon to regularly
         pay for its current expenses and as provided by the laws
         of the Order or for purposes approved by the Supreme
         Council or Board of Directors), unless by a two-thirds
         vote of the members present and voting at a regular
         business meeting held subsequent to a regular business
         meeting at which notice in writing of a resolution of
         intention to pay or transfer such money and the purposes
         given and regularly read.




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         Section 4. All bills shall be presented to the Recorder and
         by him read to the Council before being referred to the
         Board of Trustees. In case a bill is not approved by the
         Board of Trustees, it shall be referred back to the Council
         for action.


         Section 5. The sum of $100.00 shall be paid from the
         General Fund to the Financial Secretary and shall be
         known as the Relief Fund. The Grand Knight, Financial
         Secretary and Treasurer shall constitute a Relief Committee.
         They shall investigate the case of any brother who is
         reported to be in distress or in need of relief and if
         in their judgment the case is one deserving of assistance,
         they shall have power to draw from this Relief Fund such
         reasonable sum of money to afford assistance as the
         circumstances of the case may require, provided that in no
         single case shall more than $50.00 be paid out without
         reference to and approval by the Council.


                         ARTICLE VIII -- Funerals, Etc.

         Section 1. On the death of a member in good standing
         the Memorial Committee shall give notice to the members
         and, if time permits, shall request them to assemble and
         pay their respects to the memory of the decreased at a
         time and place to be indicated in such notice.

         Section 2. When notice of the death of a member in good
         standing is received the Memorial Committee shall forward
         to the family of the deceased a message of condolence
         on behalf of the Council and the Memorial Committee
         shall arrange to have Masses said for the repose of the soul
         of the deceased.



         Section 3. The Memorial Committee shall arrange for the
         celebration during the month of November of each year
         of a Mass for the repose of the souls of the deceased
         members and shall cause five days’ notice to be given to
         the members of the time and place of such Mass. The
         Mass shall be celebrated by the Chaplain unless he is
         indisposed.




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                                  ARTICLE IX -- Miscellaneous

         Section 1. These By-Laws may be amended by a two-
         thirds vote of the members present and voting at a
         regular business meeting held subsequent to a regular
         business meeting at which a resolution in writing providing
         for such amendment shall have been read and notice
         of the proposed amendment shall have been given to the
         members in writing or in the council publication at least
         five days prior to the second meeting.

         Section 2. Procedure and debate shall be in accordance
         with the Laws and Rules of the Supreme Council, the
         Board of Directors, these By-Laws and the Rules of
         Parliamentary Law known as “Robert’s Rules of Order.”




         These By-Laws adopted by vote of the Council, April 12,1993.




                                  JACK CORNACHIO
                                        Grand Knight



         GARY P. SLOAN,
             Recorder,


                         Date of Institution April 12, 1993


                                  Approved April 23, 1993

                         W. PATRICK DONLIN
                               Supreme Advocate




         These By-Laws shall be amended on the Date accepted by two thirds vote of a quorum of Council members.




                                  Bob Marinchick
                                         Grand Knight




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